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Add a shadow to picture

Terminal - Add a shadow to picture
convert {$file_in} \( +clone -background black -shadow 60x5+10+10 \) +swap -background none -layers merge +repage {$file_out}
2009-05-06 10:19:39
User: kureikain
Functions: merge
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Add a shadow to picture

Please take notice that if you are going to use an JPG file for shadow effect,

let change -background none to -background white!

Because -background none make a transparent effect while JPG doesn't support transparent! And when viewing, you will get a bacl box!

So we will use an white background under! We can use other color as well!

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Sweet!

Comment by sameet 285 weeks and 3 days ago

It works on my machine! And i surely it must work on others if you had ImageMagick6.4.3!(I'm using this version)! This is the image is made with this command!

http://axcoto.info/v/g.png!

I'm mostly sure that you can not do this with only 14 character! Let me know if you can do that!

Comment by kureikain 285 weeks and 3 days ago

Sry, i'm new here and i though "

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?"

is a comment! lol=))

Comment by kureikain 285 weeks and 3 days ago

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