3.4. Circular Motion Blur

3.4.1. Overview

Figure 17.14. The Circular Motion Blur filter

The Circular Motion Blur filter


The Circular Motion Blur filter

Blur applied

This filters creates a circular blur around a center. The default center is the center of the layer or selection. You can set center somewhere in the layer and this center is applied to the layer or to a selection if it exists.

3.4.2. Options

Figure 17.15. Circular Motion Blur filter options

Circular Motion Blur filter options

Presets, Preview, Split view

These options are common to GEGL-based filters. Please refer to Section 2, “Common Features”.

Center X, Center Y

Here, you can set the rotation center. Sliders and spin buttons control the position of rotation center on horizontal and vertical axis. You can also click on the rectangle button with an arrow on the right and then click on the image to pick coordinates.


More Angle will result in more blurring in a circular direction.