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andrew wilsonoverlaying a texture on text
by on Oct 2, 2009 at 5:11:59 am

this is something i know how to do but have spaced it. i have text. and i want to overlay a texture on it. but only it. when i do each different modes it effects the black background as well, not just the text like i want. how do i do this?

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Dave LaRondeRe: overlaying a texture on text
by on Oct 2, 2009 at 3:29:54 pm

Use the layer containing the text as a track matte for the texture. If you're doing any gee-whiz 3D character animations, your task gets a LOT harder, if not impossible.

Dave LaRonde
Sr. Promotion Producer
KCRG-TV (ABC) Cedar Rapids, IA

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