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Using bitmap image effects

Effect

Applies to this effect

Description

Shadow Color

Inner/Outer Shadow

This effect changes the color of the shadow.

Glow Color

Inner/Outer Glow

This effect changes the color of the glow.

Intensity

Outer Shadow

Inner Shadow

Outer Glow

Inner Glow

Emboss & Bevel

This effect adjusts the opacity of the copy and the intensity of the shadow or glow effect.

Intensity interacts with the opacity settings of the object and its layer. For example, if you configure an object’s opacity to be 200, you must double the intensity to get the same effect.

Blur

Outer Shadow

Inner Shadow

Outer Glow

Inner Glow

Emboss & Bevel

This effect adjusts the sharpness of the edge of the shadow or glow. A setting of 1 is a sharp edge and a setting of 0 turns off the effect. This setting interacts with any blur filter that applies to the object.

Offset X

Inner/Outer Shadow

Emboss & Bevel

This effect adjusts the position of a copy relative to the original.

Offset Y

Inner/Outer Shadow

Emboss & Bevel

This effect adjusts the position of a copy relative to the original.

Low Color

Emboss & Bevel

This effect applies color to the shaded area below the image. You can change the Offset X setting and Offset Y setting to change the display of this color.

High Color

Emboss & Bevel

This effect applies color to the shaded area above the image. You can change the Offset X setting and Offset Y setting to change the display of this color.

Effect Type

Emboss & Bevel

The Full Emboss effect gives an object a 3D appearance and displays it as raised or recessed from the background.

The Outer Bevel effect does not affect the object but applies highlights and shadows to the background around the perimeter of the object to display it as raised or recessed from the background.

The Inner Bevel effect gives the object a 3D look and applies highlights and shadows to the object to make it appear in 3D. Depending on how you apply lighting, the object can look raised or recessed from the background.


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