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Eric Klassen
Text Mask
on Jul 22, 2010 at 11:41:25 pm

I need to create a mask from text so the layer underneath is masked within the text, and everything outside the text is hidden and also has an alpha. . I've tried Auto Trace successfully, but there's a white area that I can't turn to alpha. Not sure if I'm doing this right, can someone please help?

Thanks,
Eric


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John Mitchell
Re: Text Mask
on Jul 23, 2010 at 3:00:06 am

use the text layer as a track matte, unless i'm misunderstanding your use



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