11.2. Apply Canvas

11.2.1. Overview

Afbeelding 17.199. Example for the Apply Canvas filter

Example for the “Apply Canvas” filter

Original image

Example for the “Apply Canvas” filter

Filter Apply Canvas applied

This filter applies a canvas-like effect to the current layer or selection. It textures the image as if it were an artist's canvas.

11.2.2. Activate the filter

You can find this filter through FiltersArtisticApply Canvas….

11.2.3. Options

Afbeelding 17.200. Apply Canvas options

“Apply Canvas” options

Presets, Input Type, Clipping, Blending Options, Preview, Split view
[Opmerking] Opmerking

Deze opties staan beschreven in Paragraaf 2, “Algemene Eigenschappen”.


Direction sets the starting direction of the canvas render. You can also consider that this option gives you the position of the light source which lightens the canvas.


The Depth slider controls the apparent depth of the rendered canvas effect from 1 (very flat) to 50 (very deep).