In Photoshop we have a lot of amazing filters that we can use to create different effects like sketch, painting and watercolor effects, pixelate and mosaic effects and so much more. There are about 13 categories of Photoshop filters each category containing different other filters. For today I have gathered some great tutorials that use the Radial Blur filter. The Photoshop radial blur filter has two methods: zoom blur and spin blur. But I will focus mainly on the radial zoom blur and show you what you can achieve in Photoshop using this filter; as you will see it is mainly used for creating motion/action effect.
Create digital Bokeh effect in Photoshop with these beautiful free bokeh textures. In photography, bokeh is the blur, or the aesthetic quality of the blur, in out-of-focus areas of an image. Bokeh in photograpy has been defined as "the way the lens renders out-of-focus points of light". You can use these free bokeh overlay Photoshop textures to create interesting light effects for your photos. Read this quick tutorial if you want to learn how to create bokeh effect in Photoshop the easy way.
This collection gathers some of the most amazing Photoshop actions for creating realistic shadow effects. This are unique solutions for simulating professional photo soft shadow from area light source, for casting realistic shadow and even for adding reflections. Many of these action packs for create realistic Photoshop shadow effects have lots of cool and customizable features: dynamic blur, different light/shadow directions, editable blur, shadow lenght levels, opacity and so on. They work with text, shapes and raster.
Download for free this cool Photoshop Halloween action that will allow you to create ghost effects out of any image. Simply load the action in Photoshop, open your photo and play the action. You will obtain customizable result that you can edit. You can change the color gradients, the hue/saturation, the opacity of the motion blur effect, etc. This action can be downloaded from actions4photoshop website.