View Full Version : light effect

11-03-2007, 10:23 PM
does anyone know how you make text look like there is light coming from behind it? its an effect used so often these days and I cant seem to get it to work.

11-03-2007, 10:44 PM
Like this (http://www.trapcode.com/products_shine.html) ?
Either use that plugin or duplicate the layer, add a treshold filter, blur it(if you want), create a radial blur and screen that layer on top of the source.

11-10-2007, 09:47 PM
You also could use the (slow) cc light burst plugin, granted you have AE professional.

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