Tag Archives: Gaussian blur

365 Days of Football. (Day 24)

Today’s design is 100% from scratch. Eventhough the Packers season is done… I thought I would do a football theme for the big AFC & NFC games today. The grass starts from the cloud filter, then add noise (and a bit of blur), then two passes of the wind filter. The paint lines are lowered [...]

Rockin it at Work. (Day 16)

Fiber filter plus motion blur creates the curtain in the back. The support pipes are just a gradient to create the roundness. The starbright lights are created by the smudge tool (with a small rainbow gradient on the tips for realism… but you cant really see it). Rendered lights make the spotlights. The “Gas” font [...]

365 Days of Ice. (Day 5)

The ice texture was created by using a bare tree turned into a brush. Works well to create the “veins” in the ice. The text was used as a clipping path to hide the trunks. A tree with more limbs was used as a brush to create the depth around the sides of the text. [...]

Packer Sunday. (Day 3)

Trying to create some luck for the Packers taking on the Cardinals today. I like how this one turned out. Started with the Fiber filter then stretched out wide with motion and gaussian blur to create the initial ripples in the cloth. The warp tool made it look more like it was hanging. Repeated offset dots for jersey pattern, [...]