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Old 17-12-2002, 04:51 AM   #1
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Default Flaming text

i want to animate text too look like flames(blue if possibe) how do i get this affect

(i posted this in affects but i remeber something like this could be done with paint fx is this possible and how?)

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Old 17-12-2002, 08:41 PM   #2
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Select a flame brush then select the text curves and call paintEffects->applyBrushToCurves. Then edit the brush and change the colors to blue (from orange).
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yay mighty duncan is here too

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I've working on a little video for my brother in law right now that uses flaming text. Don't know if this is any good for you?

Beware if on dialup, it's 1.3mb's zipped, divX 5.02.

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