PicsArt’s Motion Blur Effect is an easy way to emphasize movement in an image. It works great for adding an extra kick to your action and sports shots. In this step-by-step tutorial, we’ll show you how to apply the Effect and customize it to fit any photo. Read on to learn more! 

Step 1: Open Effects Menu

Open your image in the Editor. Tap on Effect and select the Blur section.

Motion Blur Effect tutorial   Motion Blur Effect tutorial

Step 2: Select Motion Blur Effect

Tap on Motion Blur to select the effect. Tap on the gear icon to open the settings menu.

Motion Blur Effect tutorial   Motion Blur Effect tutorial

Step 3: Customize Effect

Adjust the sliders until you are happy with your Effect. When you’re done, tap on the gear icon again to close the settings menu.

Motion Blur Effect tutorial   Motion Blur Effect tutorial

Step 4: Erase Effect

Use your finger to brush over the parts of your image that you wish to remain in focus. 

Motion Blur Effect tutorial   Motion Blur Effect tutorial

Step 5: Confirm

Tap on the check mark to confirm. You’re done!

Motion Blur Effect tutorial   Motion Blur Effect tutorial