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chris brett
-- masks from AI files ????
on Nov 13, 2013 at 8:51:40 pm


-- if I have vector based AI logos and I want to reveal using animated stokes that follow masks do I need to draw the masks by hand or can these be generated automatically please ?

------------------------ chris brett -------

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John Cuevas
Re: -- masks from AI files ????
on Nov 13, 2013 at 9:02:53 pm

If they are paths in .AI file, you can open them up in Illustrator, select them & copy them and then switch to AE and paste them on to a solid---they will paste as individual masks.

Johnny Cuevas, Editor

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chris brett
Re: -- masks from AI files ????
on Nov 13, 2013 at 9:08:57 pm

Hi Johnny -

------------- many thanks for your speedy reply which sounds like an excellent solution ........

...... will check it out tomorrow.

Best regards ------ chris --


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