Blurring the edges of a photo in CSS is pretty straightforward, with one gotcha.
To blur a photo we need to use
box-shadow in a way where the shadow "eats" the image.
For this effect to work, the blur must be the same color as the surrounding background, and inset must be used.
I made an example leveraging this blur trick in my Kingdom Hearts portfolio (desktop only).
While surely there are bad Matts out there (and ive met a few!!), these are not them.
And addressing the errors it causes!
And the tragedy of work weeks starting on Monday
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