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Addison Lynch
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on Oct 24, 2013 at 8:04:19 pm

How do I make the fill of the text negative so that the background shows through the rectangle instead of the black? Basically I want it to look like i used a "text eraser" on the rectangle. The graphic was created in photoshop and imported as layers into AE.

Thanks!



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John Cuevas
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on Oct 24, 2013 at 8:21:55 pm

One way would be to make a duplicate of your video, place it below the black text and change it's track matte "alpha matte"

Johnny Cuevas, Editor
Thinkck.com

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Erik Waluska
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on Oct 24, 2013 at 9:44:13 pm

Or just switch to the screen blending mode.

Erik Waluska
EAWmedia


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