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I want to soften the edges of an image similar to this image:

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I tried using the blur tool but nothing was happening.

Can anyone tell me how to reproduce the results of that image?

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migrated from May 26 '11 at 13:13

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Fill the canvas with your chosen colour, then:

  1. Select > All
  2. Select > Modify > Border... (width 3px)
  3. Select > Modify > Feather... (width 3px)
  4. Select > Edit > Cut, to delete the selection.
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Thank you very much! – Brett May 26 '11 at 16:02

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