> Date: Sat, 28 Dec 2013 12:37:37 +0100 > From: ofn...@laposte.net > To: firstname.lastname@example.org > Subject: Re: [Gimp-user] Why so COMPLICATED? > > This question has been asked elsewhere. A solution is to paste the full > object to a new layer, add a layer mask, fill the shape with a shaped > gradient (which is a function of the distance to the outline) and then > use the Brightess/Contrast (2 sliders), Levels (5 sliders), or Curves > (256 sliders) to adjust the blend.
On a tangent, you just pointed out the biggest flaw with shaped gradients: You can't specify a gradient length. What's the point of even having it without that functionality? I'd get faster (more precise, controllable, etc.) results by brushing the edges by hand. -- Stratadrake strata_ran...@hotmail.com -------------------- Numbers may not lie, but neither do they tell the whole truth. _______________________________________________ gimp-user-list mailing list List address: email@example.com List membership: https://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user-list