Tip #604: Fill Elements Fast in Motion

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Tip #604: Fill Elements Fast in Motion

Larry Jordan – LarryJordan.com

Fill adds color or gradients to any selected element.

The original shape is on top, the filled gradient is on the bottom.

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The Fill filter replaces an element in Motion with either a solid color or gradient. To use it:

  • Import or add any element that has an alpha channel (transparency). In this screen shot, I used a gadget called “Atom 01.”
  • Add Filters > Stylize > Fill
  • Go to Inspector > Filters and switch Color to Gradient, then pick your style or color range. In the screen shot, this is the Candy Corn style.


Here’s the YouTube video this article was based on.

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