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Matthew BeallVector Sunburst
by on May 24, 2010 at 8:02:06 pm

In AE, how can I create a vector sunburst shape like this:



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Dave LaRondeRe: Vector Sunburst
by on May 24, 2010 at 8:48:31 pm

You could do it with a few shape layers, using a couple as track mattes for a precomped Ramp effect, and perhaps blurring one to simulate the airbrushing on the rays.

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

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Todd KoprivaRe: Vector Sunburst
by on May 24, 2010 at 9:41:31 pm

I just tried Dave's suggestion, and it worked out nicely. I made a few polystars inside one another, used a radial gradient as the fill for each, and blurred the smaller/inner ones.

Todd Kopriva, Adobe Systems Incorporated
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