Apply Video Effect to an Image in GIMP

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You're watching VisiHow. In this tutorial, we're going to show you how to apply a "Video" effect to an image in GIMP in Windows 7.

Steps

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    You should have GIMP open and an image ready to use
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    For more information, refer to our tutorials on how to open GIMP and how to open existing documents in GIMP.
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    First, click "Filters"
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    It's at the top left-hand side of the window.
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    Then, move the cursor to "Distorts"
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    Click "Video..." in the menu that appears
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    A dialogue box will appear with a default image of the fox.
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    You can click one of the "Video Pattern" types
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    Next, you can check or uncheck "Additive" and "Rotated" as filters
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    This effect is very good for creating a filter that looks as if the image is from an old video or movie. You can also apply this effect if you want to make a digital photo look like as if it were taken on an analogue camera
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    If you are satisfied with your settings, then click "OK"
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    This will apply them to the image.
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