Smart Blur: Photoshop Tip

Hey – I haven’t posted a photography tip in a long time – mostly because I have already taught you everything I know. But I learned something new in the last little while, and recently had reason to use it. Last Wednesday, I posted a photo of a piece I made for the weekly inspiration. When I first posted the photo, it looked like this. I uploaded it, looked at it, and thought, “Eww! Where did all those scratches and gunk in the background come from? Nasty!” Generally, at that point, I consider my options to be: Re-shoot it re-touch …