Blend & Snapshot

Richmond Mathewson richmondmathewson at
Fri Jun 3 14:46:39 EDT 2011

On 06/03/2011 09:39 PM, John Dixon wrote:
> Well I guess it beats smoking behind the cycle sheds... from the release notes
> export snapshot from [ rectangle rectangle of ] object [ ( with | without ) effects ] …

As the teacher, smoking behind the bike sheds would be a bit infra dig . 
. .  :)

Also, at the "High" school next door (the Seamstresses' and 
Hairdressers' Grammar School)
all the tarts and jocks smoke nonstop on the pavement/sidewalk right 
under the window of
my school nonstop: unlike people of my generation they don't even make 
an effort to hide!

Just to help you get the picture; remember Rikki Lake in "Hairspray", 
but at 17, not 12, multiplied
by 25, chain-smoking outside and grinding the butts into the paving 
stones with their sequinned

Possibly you will find it easier to understand why I am fooling around 
with BLENDS in my break.
>> Date: Fri, 3 Jun 2011 21:34:31 +0300
>> From: richmondmathewson at
>> To: use-livecode at
>> Subject: Blend&  Snapshot
>> I was messing around today with an imported image and Blends (15 minutes
>> between classes), and found, to my chagrin (what a great word) that
>> export snapshot from img "myImageWithBlend" to file "Crud.png" as PNG
>> exported an image of the image (wow!) sans blend,
>> and, if I grouped the image and did this:
>> export snapshot from group "groupedBlendedImage" to file "Crud.png" as PNG
>> again, the Blend did not "stick".
>> ?????
>> Richmond.
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