Circular background creation and intense ring and circular designs using elliptical marquee in Photoshop how to tutorial

halftone filter intense circle background in Photoshop tutorial

Learn how to create a circle themed background using the Photoshop halftone filter in the filter gallery.


  1. Select the elliptical marquee tool in Photoshop

  2. Apply and hold the shift key down

  3. Release (you can make the selection as small or as big as required) or no selection for an entire background

  4. Set the foreground and background color such as black and green or black and white

  5. Filter menu and filter gallery

  6. Sketch section and halftone filter

  7. Select pattern type of circles and set the size and contrast (I am going for 4 and 37 respectively) for the intense circular background

  8. OK

  9. Copy and de-select and then paste a new layer with the halftone filter


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