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Peter Filarski
Blur Layer
on Aug 26, 2013 at 9:54:39 am

Hi guys ! I'm new here and I hope someone will solve my problem... ;)

Is it possible to blur the layer (movie clip) by the layer above? What I mean is I want to have similar effect to this one without duplicating movie clip layer, creating mask and bluring it.
I want to make a solid which blurs and brightens the layer below.

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John Cuevas
Re: Blur Layer
on Aug 26, 2013 at 1:49:38 pm

Add an adjustment layer between the solid and the video layer. Because the solid layer has a lower opacity, yduplicate the solid and change the opacity to 100%. Add the levels and blur effect to the adjustment layer. Change the adjustment layer to alpha matte to use the alpha of the solid layer.

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