RE: EASY way to add drop shadows to images?

Subject: RE: EASY way to add drop shadows to images?
From: "Al Geist" <al -dot- geist -at- geistassociates -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 19 May 2008 17:13:41 -0400

Hi John,

If you double click the layer (Layers tab), that opens a Layer's Style
dialog with the first entry in the Styles column "Drop Shadow." Click the
check box and got a drop shadow. The drop shadow dialog that
opens allows you to manipulate the drop shadow.

With that said, like Char James-Tanny, I use SnagIt if I'm creating drop
shadows for a technical illustration (although I try not to use them in tech

BTW... I was in your neck of the woods on Saturday. I dropped of a portfolio
at the Vermont Center of Photography in Brattleboro and my wife and I took
the long way back to Essex (Burlington area). Nice country.

Al Geist
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