Change the blur method from “Ring” to “Linear” and set the blur value to relatively low so that the effect is quite subtle. Apply this filter, and you get the mechanism for fixing the propeller blades in motion:
Select the rectangular area around the center of the blade attachment mechanism
Use “Radial Blur” with a relatively low value, the blur method is “Ring”
Apply Radial Blur to create the illusion of movement of the blade attachment mechanism
Now we can add the blades themselves. They rotate faster than the central part of the fastening mechanism, so the blur effect should be stronger.
Using a soft brush of light gray color, draw a sharp elongated figure of the rotating blades. Then add a rectangular selection around it. Select the Radial Blur filter, and repeat the previous steps, but this time set a much higher value to enhance the effect. Continue reading
Delete the background quickly
Use the Quick Selection tool to quickly select the elements that you want to save in the image. The tool looks like a brush with a small dotted ball at the end. This should be the fourth tool on top of the toolbar.
The Quick Selection tool automatically finds the borders near which you click, adding them to the selection:
Click near the borders of the elements that you want to save. Click and scroll through the image, and the details that you want to save that are not the background will be highlighted. Continue until everything you need to save is included in the selection. Continue reading