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Author Topic: How do I insert images with transparency?  (Read 1295 times)

TheRetroZombie

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How do I insert images with transparency?
« on: August 06, 2010, 11:21:43 pm »

Is there a certain file type I have to use. I tride several but doesn't seem to work. I use Paint.net.
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Re: How do I insert images with transparency?
« Reply #1 on: August 07, 2010, 12:15:49 am »

If you are trying to use a texture that has transparent parts I believe you can use a transparency map(read about them in the manual) with that texture to make those areas clear or semi-clear, depending on the grayscale level of the trans. map. One note; I'm pretty sure I've seen that the ART raytracer does not support transparency, so transparent areas will show up as shadows.
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Re: How do I insert images with transparency?
« Reply #2 on: August 08, 2010, 02:59:00 pm »

i think u can just get a regular texture, put it on ur object, and change the transparency in the materials() hope this helped
« Last Edit: August 08, 2010, 03:06:38 pm by thebigomlet »
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