On 12/26/2010 07:55 PM, Eric P wrote:
> Is there a way to create a gradient (black->white) based off a closed lasso
> selection? So the resulting gradient would
> start black along the edge of the selection and expand out to white in all
> directions away from the selection.
> My end goal is to create a quick mask that I can blur to create a background
> with an exaggerated out of focus look.
> Thanks for reading (hope that all made sense)!
That's one of the uses of the WrapMap filter I wrote:
Added bonus: you can run WrapMap to create the wrapped gradient in the
layer mask. And if you use the "curves" dialog/tool on the mask you can
change the linear gradient to something else and thus control finely how
the blur appears.
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