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Old 01-13-2003, 11:55 PM   #1
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Doing Text

Hi I need to do some text using basic text in afterEffects,

The quality of the text is really bad. it is pixelated and the letters are not evenly on a base line.

Does any one know if there is a better way to do text in aftereffects?

thanks in advance
Old 01-14-2003, 07:08 AM   #2
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select "best quality" on your timeline on your text layer (it's the forward slash/dotted backslash thing). if it's happening in your render make sure you set "best settings" there, too.
Old 01-14-2003, 07:52 AM   #3
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best settings and
try thr path text plug
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Old 01-14-2003, 02:05 PM   #4
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Great, I read somewhere that you have to do the text in illustrator and then transfer it to after effects.

I can do this, but it seems a more cumbersome workflow, so I'll try adjusting the render quality settings

Old 01-14-2003, 03:24 PM   #5
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You can also made text in Photoshop and than save it as PDF. That way you have same control as with Illsutrator files.
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