[scribus] Fuzzy shadow behind text

David Burleigh david.burleigh at gmx.com
Tue Sep 6 13:29:52 UTC 2016

On Tue, 6 Sep 2016 09:24:53 -0400
Gregory Pittman <gpittman at iglou.com> wrote:

> On 09/06/2016 08:46 AM, David Burleigh wrote:
>  [...]  
> If you are using 1.5.x versions, there is now a Drop Shadow tab in
> Properties, and the nice thing about it is that it gives a drop shadow
> to the content of the frame, so in other words, with text each
> character has its own drop shadow, and with an image, the image has
> the drop shadow, not the frame (in case the image doesn't fill the
> frame). There are quite a number of parameters you can adjust, like
> color, shade, opacity, etc.
> I used to do this in Gimp, then reload the content, but this is so
> much easier. I also made a script that created a shadow of sorts, but
> this was for the frame.
> Greg

Yes, I've fiddled with those options, but can't seem to make the blur
effect happen.

David Zerubbabel

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