Drawing lines/shapes with Canvas that glow

by IcedDante » Mon, 18 Jan 2010 04:26:22 GMT


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 I am working on a 2d interface and find the process pretty straight
forward. However, I want to jazz it up a bit by drawing lines that
appear to "glow". That is, lines that will be white in the middle and
the diffuse out to a darker color. Photoshoppers might recognize this
as the outer glow effect.

Is this possible as part of the standard API? If not, I guess the
solution might be to extend the class so that it draws lines along
side the original on both sides that darken in color to simulate the
effect.



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