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michiel | a year ago | 13 comments | 13 likes | 1,146 views

liuyongcai, Tintin, vincent and 10 others like this!

Here's an example of what you can do with the new Text\TwistedText effect of version 14.7:
www.outerspace-software.com...

The tunnel is rendered with a sketch layer and designed in Bixelangelo:
www.outerspace-software.com...

The texture has been created in Filter Forge:
www.filterforge.com...

The Raleway font can be downloaded here:
www.fontsquirrel.com...

Both text layers use the Text\TwistedText effect. Make sure both layers use the same FX prop values. Easiest way to do that is to mark the ALL LAYERS checkbox.

The FX FLIP LETTER POSITIONS is set to (4,9,13). This rotates the letters 90 degrees at positions 4,9, and 13 in the text, as an exciting alternative for a space character.

And yes, it takes some time and effort to read the text, but that's of course the whole idea of this effect. Legibility & readability is boring ?

The Camera\CameraBloom effect is applied to the camera layer. On older graphics cards you might have to speed up rendering by removing this effect.


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Great example Michiel - thank you! This effect is Brilliant and opens up a whole new world of possibilities! Have already spent two hours playing with it this morning :)

Pixelpanther, a year ago


Thank you Pixelpanther. What is needs is a suitable music track. Would be great to see what your skills in that department can add to this demo!

michiel, a year ago


Michiel- thanks

liuyongcai, a year ago


Thank you Michiel

chaver, a year ago


Thnx Michiel for the explanation and a show to learn the specifics.

Filip, a year ago


Very good! thank you michiel.

vincent, a year ago


A really fun effect, thank you

lightads, a year ago


Thank you Michiel for this beautiful demonstration and your detailed explanations.
It is a real pleasure!

Alex-Raymond T., a year ago


Encore une prouesse réalisée avec BT.
Félicitations Michiel.

PAT67, a year ago


muy bien Michiel, gracias

persiana, a year ago


Thank you all!

michiel, a year ago


Oh wow, what a great effect. Thanks a lot, Michiel!

Ulli, a year ago


Very good effect ...thank you Michiel...

Dani, a year ago


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