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Kenneth Sutton
Black border around text?
on Jun 22, 2012 at 7:15:00 pm

I'm putting some text on the B-roll intro of a prison doc I'm doing and I am trying to find the option to put a black border around the white text, since with the light video backdrop it's hard to see the text over it. I put drop shadow on it but of course it just darkens one side; I need a whole black border lining around the text. Where is the option to do this? Thanks.


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Kylee Peña
Re: Black border around text?
on Jun 22, 2012 at 7:31:53 pm

Add Text > Outline Text instead of the regular text. You can adjust the border on it.

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Rafael Amador
Re: Black border around text?
on Jun 23, 2012 at 12:09:43 pm

Use the Boris 3D text.
Is much better than the default text generator.
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Paul Reilly
Re: Black border around text?
on Jul 17, 2012 at 2:09:08 pm

Use the Shapes generator to put a rectangle under the text on the next track down. You can choose the colour and if you want, make it semi-transparent.


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