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How to hide a object/image when outside a specific area?

Jan 28, 2013 9:13 PM

Tags: #flash_cs5 #flash_professional #animation #hide #mlp

Hello, I'm fairly new to Flash and I was wondering:

Is there a way to make the whole or parts of an image disappear when it goes out of some kind of border..?

As an example here is Twilight with her eye a bit... well you see...question.png

How can you get that part of her eye (the one outside of her head) to vanish, without for eg. making a white box infront of it to hide it ( was my first way of doing it, didn't end up well when using the 'rig' with a changing background)


I appreciate the help!!

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    Jan 29, 2013 1:35 AM   in reply to xXAkterSnurraXx

    Here is an article that describes inverse masking in Flash.

    The key seems to be in combining BlendMode.ERASE (Mask) and BlendMode.LAYER (MaskedObject).

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