ArtisticBlur class

Office 2013 and later

Defines the ArtisticBlur Class.This class is available in Office2010 or above. When the object is serialized out as xml, its qualified name is a14:artisticBlur.


Namespace:  DocumentFormat.OpenXml.Office2010.Drawing
Assembly:  DocumentFormat.OpenXml (in DocumentFormat.OpenXml.dll)

public class ArtisticBlur : OpenXmlLeafElement

2.5.1 CT_PictureEffectBlur

Target namespace:

Referenced by: CT_PictureEffect

A complex type that specifies a blur effect applied to a picture.

The following figure demonstrates the effect applied to a picture with radius values of zero, 5, 10, 20, and 40, respectively.

Figure 3: Effect of changes to blur radius


radius: An ST_ArtisticEffectParam100 attribute that specifies the blur radius.

The following W3C XML Schema ([XMLSCHEMA1] section 2.1) fragment specifies the contents of this complex type.

<xsd:complexType name="CT_PictureEffectBlur">

<xsd:attribute name="radius" type="ST_ArtisticEffectParam100" use="optional" default="10"/>


See section 5.1 for the full W3C XML Schema ([XMLSCHEMA1] section 2.1).

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.