Photoshop: How do I pixelate a picture but keep keep part of the picture unpixelated?

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I want to know how to pixelet a picture but keep me and my bf in the picture and just have it as the background.
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Duplicate the background layer, then use Filter>Pixelate>Mosiac...

Then add a mask to the layer that's been filtered and mask the areas you don't want to be pixelated.