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#1 2019-07-14 13:35:23

David Bird
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From: Montréal, QC
Registered: 2009-07-28
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"Gauzian blur" for Gaussian

Digital pictures can be manipulated using mathematical filters which pass through and change pixel values according to a formula. The Gaussian filter smooths images by reweighting and spreading local values with a normal, or Gaussian, curve. Photoshop offers ‘Gaussian blur’ as an image tool. The gauzian blur is a clearer way to describe its effect.

Sorry. Waaaay too much gauzian blur.
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Is it because I have already applied Gauzian Blur to this image?
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Curves tool, levels tool, gauzian blur, layer mask and especially above all others the Patch tool.
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Great model to work with. Increased saturation and applied gauzian blur to the body masking the face which brings her gorgeous eyes out
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#2 2019-07-17 11:51:21

kem
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From: Victoria, BC
Registered: 2007-08-28
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Re: "Gauzian blur" for Gaussian

Good one. I know we have classified eggcorns by subject category. Religious eggcorns. Naval eggcorns. Computing eggcorns. But I wish we had kept a list of the eggcorns that arise from misunderstanding technical terms in the sciences. Would make a fun article for a science mag.


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