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Filip Tomicrotate text around sphere
by on Dec 21, 2014 at 1:55:10 pm

Yes I know this question has been asked before but I have a different case.
I shot a person kicking a soccer ball right at the high speed camera. I want to add text at the ball as it nears towards the camera. I tried CC Sphere but since it wraps the whole text into a sphere it's no use (I want all the letters 'BKZ' to be shown at some point) . So what would be the easiest way for a beginner?

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chris brettRe: rotate text around sphere
by on Dec 21, 2014 at 3:53:12 pm

--- if cc sphere works apart from the fact that you dont want the lettering to go all thje way round then suggest you btry eithrt

1 ) adding spaces either side OR

2 ) adding dots either side OR

3 ) adding vtransparent letters either side .......

............... good luck ----chris ----

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Brian CharlesRe: rotate text around sphere
by on Dec 21, 2014 at 6:19:08 pm

Or make the sphere from a nested comp. Geometrically a sphere is twice as wide as it is tall so make the nested comp that proportion.

For example:

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