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michiel | 3 years ago | 14 comments | 20 likes | 1,780 views

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When you apply the Special\Masked effect to a particle layer, the particles become a window to a fullscreen background picture.

Place this picture in the 1st texture slot in the MEDIA > Change texture... dialog.

This is a reply to a question by Persiana:
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I hope these shows can get you started.


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Great examples thanks for sharing.

Vanlen, 3 years ago

Thnx Michiel, it proves that BluffTitler has infinite possibilities.

Filip, 3 years ago


Muchas gracias Michiel, creo que ahora podré hacer lo que deseo

persiana, 3 years ago


Thanks, that's a truly amazing effect.

If you use 3D blobs instead of 2D circles and play a bit with specularity and transparency you can make it look a lot like a reflection in water.

Thor5ten, 3 years ago


Merci Michiel très bel effet

PAT67, 3 years ago


Thank you Michiel for sharing and also Persiana (J.M.) for that question.

Eddy, 3 years ago

Thank you all!

michiel, 3 years ago


Thank you Michiel and Persiana

Babe34, 3 years ago

Bluff Titler is a cornucopia of fantastic effects!

Ulli, 3 years ago


Hola MIchiel, se podría conseguir, que la abertura que hace la capa de imagen para mostrar una foto, fuese un corazón, un cuadrado, un círculo, etc.

persiana, 2 years ago


Persiana, this can be done by using a transparent PNG file.

michiel, 2 years ago


Michiel, creo que no entiendo bien lo que dices, pues no logro hacerlo.

persiana, 2 years ago




Persiana, when you attach a particle layer to a transparent picture, the particles are only emitted from the non-transparent pixels. In this screenshot I have attached 2 particle layers to a picture of the silhouette of the girl. Both particle layers use the Special\Masked effect with the original photo.

Yes, you can be very creative with the particle layer!

michiel, 2 years ago


Muy buena explicación, no lo tenía muy claro, pero ahora lo comprendí
Muchas gracias

persiana, 2 years ago


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