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Postby jillio » Fri Jan 25, 2008 12:39 am

is there anyway to make text have a animated glitter effect?
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Re: glitter text?

Postby Rsim » Fri Jan 25, 2008 12:56 am

I tried and got like coca pebbles as an effect... lol that sucks... =/
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Re: glitter text?

Postby jillio » Fri Jan 25, 2008 1:00 am

that does suck...well hopefully sum1 can come up w/ sumthin!!
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Re: glitter text?

Postby sglider12 » Fri Jan 25, 2008 4:27 am

ever try gap? its a gimp animation package..

unless u meant a static glitter effect..then i have no idea..

but i can look into it
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Re: glitter text?

Postby lolzlolz » Fri Jan 25, 2008 3:11 pm

i can do static with a photoshop plugin  ;D
get pspi which lets u run photoshop plugins in gimp, install it
then download the photoshop plugin glitterato by flaming pear and install it
now u can add a glittery effect not animated but cool
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Re: glitter text?

Postby Siddharth » Fri Jan 25, 2008 3:31 pm

hey SG can u provide the link for a GAP :P
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Re: glitter text?

Postby jillio » Sat Jan 26, 2008 2:07 am

lolz...do u happen to have a link or sumthin where i can find the downloads u r talkin bout??

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Re: glitter text?

Postby sglider12 » Sat Jan 26, 2008 6:01 am

Here's GAP:
http://sourceforge.net/project/showfile ... _id=121075
(it should be underneath the Gimp release)

Here's a tut on how to use it:
http://www.gimp.org/tutorials/Using_GAP/


..so yeah..
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Re: glitter text?

Postby El Llama » Sun Jan 27, 2008 2:17 am

ok i am offended :o!
jk
but have you forgotten all about my static glitter tutorial?
Granted, it is hard to see, but it works!!!!!
http://llamagfx.blogspot.com/2007/12/sp ... orial.html
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Re: glitter text?

Postby Rsim » Sun Jan 27, 2008 3:39 am

Was I here when this was made...? :P

Also, looks like an old Version of Windows you got der...
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Re: glitter text?

Postby El Llama » Sun Jan 27, 2008 6:53 pm

i have Media Center XP but for some reason my dad themed it to look like 98.... ???
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Re: glitter text?

Postby Rsim » Sun Jan 27, 2008 8:27 pm

El Llama wrote:i have Media Center XP but for some reason my dad themed it to look like 98.... ???


Why...? o.0

BTW, like the tut.
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Re: glitter text?

Postby lolzlolz » Mon Jan 28, 2008 7:23 am

ok links
pspi
just follow instructions on page and photoshop plugin
glitterato

scroll down until you see the plugin called glitterato
here download the windows version it has a windows icon next to it,
ok now install the plugin with the instrucitons on pspis page
should work for you  :)
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Re: glitter text?

Postby sglider12 » Tue Jan 29, 2008 1:34 pm

Srry I forgot about your tutorial..but I think he meant something more like this:
http://www.gimptalk.com/forum/topic.php?t=2474&start=1

Just found that --^
hope it helps ;D
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Re: glitter text?

Postby lolzlolz » Tue Jan 29, 2008 3:38 pm

that is cool  ;D
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