[scribus-dev] Soft shadows -- Partial implementation

ale rimoldi ale.comp_06 at xox.ch
Sat Mar 17 17:26:53 UTC 2012

hi benjamin,

> I'm not sure you can really create the blur effect using gradients --
> that'd have to be tons of gradients going into tons of different
> directions. And even if that was practically possible, it fails as
> soon as you have an actual (semi-transparent) *image* that you want to
> apply the shadow to.
> On the other hand the way I implemented it, you can apply blurred
> shadows to complex shapes, images, texts etc, and even groups of them.

cedric had a script using lines (iirc)... maybe you could "sit down"
together and improve each ones solution :-)


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