In this easy video, let’s see how you can blur the background of your images to pop the subject or create a more dramatic scene.

Here are the steps to help you more:

For this tutorial I’ve used this free image from Anna Kanifatova in pexels, you can download it here:

1 – Duplicate the image
2 – Quick selection tool to select the girl
3 – Select and Mask
4 – Refine the selection
5 – Invert selection to blur the background
6 – Define the blur you want
7 – Change Hue/Saturation
8 – Change Levels
9 – Add some drama to sun
10 – Adjust curves

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