Re: [artworks] AWviewer does not view!

  • From: Steve Fryatt <lists@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: artworks@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 12 Jan 2007 11:47:53 GMT

On 12 Jan, John Cartmell wrote in message

> On 12 Jan, Steve Fryatt <lists@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > I don't see why: if you're producing a tutorial, you would just mock
> > up the effect using foreground layers; this kind of 'smoke and
> > mirrors' is common when producing examples and screenshots purporting
> > to show "how something is done".
> Hence there is a situation where including the background workings makes
> sense.

No, because you add another layer of confusing options when all that the
(rare) situation requires is for the background layers to be moved into
the foreground for the purposes of the specific illustration.  This should
be trivial for anyone who understands the software enough to be able to
write a tutorial, while keeping things simple for those who don't.

Steve Fryatt - Leeds, England

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