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    How do he makes this special effects and the soft blur around the border ?
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    here's a general view:

    http://www.digital-creativity.org.uk...torial_12.html

    to make the center sharp as in the original image, you can either
    1) use a layer mask and a very soft edge brush to unmask the original background (which is sharp)

    2) use History brush (works the same as the layer mask


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    welcome

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    One more question, how do people make their border ? like those photo on .Mac ?

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    .MAC? what's that?

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    Sample

    This is the example. I like the border around it.

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    Talk about leeching my photo......

    well.. i used the select tool with feathering, circle one, and selected an area. then i inversed the selection, then i gaussion blur the pic..

    border,
    copy the pic
    stretch the pic by how much border you want
    gaussion blur
    then paste the copied pic ontop
    then stroke it...

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