Published 29/03/17

New Effects in AKVIS Refocus 7.0: Motion Blur & Radial Blur

AKVIS is pleased to announce the release of AKVIS Refocus 7.0. The major update brings two brand new blur modes - Motion Blur and Radial Blur, that allows to create the illusion of movement giving a viewer a sense of speed and action.


AKVIS Refocus specializes in improving sharpness of out-of-focus images and applying blur effects to regular photos. The software allow to bring a miniature effect to a human-scale scene, imitate the appearance of a shallow depth of field, give a photograph a dreamy look by adding differently shaped bokeh effects, etc.

With the program you can process the entire photo or bring into focus only certain parts. Using predefined settings in built-in presets let you quickly achieve impressive result.

Version 7.0 provides two brand new modes - Motion Blur and Radial Blur - allowing you to create the natural-looking illusion of movement - either linear or radial. Also, the new version offers the advanced Background Defocus effect and additional presets. Make your images look alive!

In Version 7.0:

Motion Blur
The Motion Blur mode adds the appearance of linear movement to a stationary object. You can apply the effect to either an entire image or put an accent to certain areas by blurring the background.

Radial Blur
The Radial Blur feature creates a circular blurring effect similar to rotating or zooming camera. There is a choice of two radial blur types:

Download AKVIS Refocus 7.0 here

The Zoom blur creates the illusion of motion toward or away from the viewer.
The Spin blur adds the spinning motion to an image.

Enhanced Background Defocus
The Background Defocus feature in the Refocus mode has been improved by increasing the maximum blur amount from 100 to 1000.

New Presets
The new version offers additional ready-to-use presets that illustrate the abilities of the new effects.

And other changes. Download AKVIS Refocus 7.0. For a free trial, AKVIS offers 10 days of fully functional use.

The software runs on Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10; and on Mac OS X 10.7-10.12; both 32- and 64-bit operating systems. The product is available as a standalone application and as a plugin filter for Adobe Photoshop, Corel PaintShop Pro, and other popular image editors.

AKVIS Refocus Home license sells for $ 39, Deluxe license for $ 49, Business license for $ 72. One license key allows activating and using the software on two computers. Visit akvis.com for more details.

It is a free upgrade for recent buyers as well for those who bought 1 Year of Updates during the last 12 months! Users, whose license is not valid for the new version, can get Refocus 7.0 for only $14.95.

1st Published 29 March 2017 14:30 Posted by Ben Jones
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