In this post we are sharing with you 5+ Pixelate and Image Blur jQuery Plugins. They are mostly lightweight and easy to use with your images to get your that “blurred lines” effect. Check’em out!

1. pixelate.js

Is a simple library and jQuery plugin to pixelate any set of images and optionally reveal them on hover.

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2. Vague.js

An experimental script that allows you to blur any kind of html element thanks to the SVG filters

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3. Foggy

A jQuery plugin for blurring page elements. It supports IE (8 and up), Firefox, Safari and Chrome.

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4. blur.js

A jQuery plugin that produces psuedo-transparent blurred elements over other elements

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5. Hoverizr

A really small (2.5KB minified) responsive jQuery plugin that outputs manipulated images on top (or below) your targeted images.

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6. StackBlur

A fast, almost Gaussian blur for Canvas by Mario Klingemann, Quasimondo.

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Sam Deering is a Front-end Web Developer who specialises in JavaScript & jQuery. Sam is driven and passionate about sharing his knowledge to educate others.

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