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gizmo1990
01-26-2006, 02:06 PM
Has anyone here completed this (http://www.creativecow.net/show.php?page=/articles/polevoy_george/flowing_title/index.html) tutorial or one like it?

I'm getting some odd effects around my text as it starts to form resuling in blockyness and artifacting? I have all my footage and comps set to the same sizes and everything is on best quality. I can't figure out why it's doing this?

Here's a grab from inside ae to illustrate.
http://img92.imageshack.us/img92/6839/flowtext8qk.jpg
(Yes I know I have the comp res set to 200% but thats just to show the effect more. It still looks bad at 100%)

Would anyone know what is causing this?

It may be easier if someone could look at my file perhaps?

Any help greatly appreciated.

IanMJ
01-26-2006, 03:21 PM
gizmo1990,

send the file up and I'll take a look!

gizmo1990
01-26-2006, 03:42 PM
Thanks for your reply IanMJ.

You have a PM! :)

Scott_Spengler
01-31-2006, 11:10 PM
That 100% black and 100% white layer you show makes me think you've applied either Threshold or Curves to a wrong layer. Could you have accidently applied the Curves effect to your Flow PreComp rather than the Blur PreComp?
I just skimmed the tut so I'm really just guessing...
Scott Sp.

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