Tag Archives: Effect



Semiconductor A semiconductor is a solid whose electrical conductivity can be controlled over a wide range either permanently or dynamically. Semiconductors are tremendously important technologically and economically. Semiconductors are essential materials in all modern electrical devices, from computers to cellular phones to digital audio players. Silicon is the most commercially important semiconductor, though dozens …

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ACTion Zoom BLurring EffECT Tut-11

ACTion Zoom BLurring EffECT15

In this Photoshop photo effects tutorial, we’ll learn how to add some action and a sense of motion to a photo with a zoom blur effect. We’ll use Photoshop’s Radial Blur filter to add the initial blurring, then we’ll bring back some of the original image using a layer mask …

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Create a Dark-Edged Vignette Effect Tut-10

Create a Dark-Edged Vignette Effect

STEPS   1) Click the Adjustment Layer icon in the Layers palette. 2) Click Photo Filter.  The Photo Filter dialog appears. 3) Click the color thumbnail.  The Color Picker appears. 4) Click and select a dark brown or black. 5) Click OK to close the Color Picker. 6) Deselect the …

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Create Soft Focus Effect Tut-9

Create Soft Focus Effect

STEPS   1) Click and drag the Background layer over the New Layer icon in the Layers palette. 2) Click Filter > Blur > Gaussian Blur.  The Gaussian Blur dialog appears. 3) Move the dialog so you can see the image. 4) Click and drag the Radius slider until the …

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