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  • Roger Burton

    April 4, 2005 at 2:03 pm

    I’ve searched and not had a lot of luck and am really struggling and there’s probably a really simple answer…I have a chromakeyed cut-out character and he walks across a virtual set…I want a simple shadow behind him but when I move the anchor point to his feet and dupe the layer and try everything else (3d, simple 3d, distort, pre-comp) the shadow walks off in a different angle to the talent…I want this to be really simple ie no tracking atc as I have a load to do and would really like to simple ‘replace footage’ every time….thanks in advance…Roger

  • Angus Mackay

    April 4, 2005 at 2:21 pm

    Hi Roger,

    have you tried out Real Shadows? its a filter in the Image lounge set, I’ve used it quite a bit and find it very usefull



  • Roger Burton

    April 5, 2005 at 4:53 pm

    thanks Angus…I was trying (it must be possible) to do it without plugs…but I’ll check it out !

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