Apply Diffuse Filter to a Video Clip in Photoshop CS6 Windows 7

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You're watching VisiHow. In this video, we're going to show you how to apply a diffuse filter to a video clip in Photoshop CS6 on Windows 7. As we can see, we've already imported our video. We've got "Layers" on the right-hand side and also the timeline at the bottom.

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    Then we should just select the layer that we want to work with
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    Once we've done that, make sure we convert it to a smart object, which is basically what flattens this video clip to one frame, rather than lots of individual frames. We need to do that when we're working with filters on video. If we don't know how to do that, then by all means, we can refer to the video available on this website where we talk through exactly how to do this.
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    Then we'll select that layer in our timeline
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    Find "Filter" in the menu at the top of the screen
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    Come down to "Stylize"
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    Select "Diffuse"
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    With the window that appears, we have a preview screen where we can zoom out and zoom in using the "-" and "+" beneath the image
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    We also can change the "Mode"
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    We have "Normal", "Darken Only", "Lighten Only" and "Anisotropic". Depending on we're working with, that can make quite a difference.
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    Once we've changed these, we can then press "OK" to apply it to the canvas
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    We can see it appears as a separate sub-layer on the right-hand side
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    This is a VisiHow video, and we've just shown you how to add a diffuse filter to a video clip in Photoshop CS6 on Windows 7
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    If you have any questions or comments, feel free to add them to the section below, and we'll do our best to get back to you.
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