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Re: [css3-background] box-shadow syntax

From: Eli Morris-Heft <dai@doublefishstudios.com>
Date: Sat, 10 May 2008 00:59:33 -0500
Message-ID: <482539C5.2090101@doublefishstudios.com>
To: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>, "www-style@w3.org list" <www-style@w3.org>

fantasai wrote:
> Hi Brad,
> I can understand the idea of an inner "glow" analogous to the outer "glow"
> you can get by using zero offsets and a positive blur radius. But I'm
> having trouble understanding what an inner "shadow" (with non-zero offsets)
> would be. Can you explain and maybe post some examples?
> Thanks~
> ~fantasai

I know you asked for Brad, but I fear for anyone who is awake and in front of a 
computer screen at this time who is not also (a) coding or (b) living on the 
other side of the planet.

You can find a quick-and-dirty mockup at 
http://www.doublefishstudios.com/~dai/boxes.png . I hope this is what everyone 
else is visualizing... There is no example for a non-zero offset + non-zero 
spread case, because Fireworks can't do that without extra effort. It should be 
pretty easy to visualize, though.

Eli Morris-Heft
Received on Saturday, 10 May 2008 06:00:40 UTC

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