Faking soft dropshadows
revlist at azurevision.co.uk
Wed Mar 15 20:51:39 CST 2006
With the new import/export snapshot abilities in Rev 2.7, it just got
much easier to do certain kinds of image manipulation, and I finally
got around to making a stack that will add relatively convincing
dropshadows to a copy any image, transparent or not.
Basically, it copies flat colour into the image, makes multiple
copies of it with different opacities and positions, then groups
everything together so that it can be exported or imported as a new
image with full transparency.
In the message box:
go url "http://www.azurevision.co.uk/rev/dropshadow_004.rev"
An example output:
You can also change the colour of the dropshadow...
Panoramic photography, from web to billboard, sunrise to moonrise
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