[mythtv-theming] How would I create a vignette effect with fanart?

Stuart Morgan stuart at tase.co.uk
Thu Sep 24 16:21:52 UTC 2009

On Thursday 24 Sep 2009 12:48:16 David Asher wrote:
> I'm interested in creating a similar effect as the vignette version of
> the fanart on thetvdb.com (e.g.
>  http://thetvdb.com/banners/fanart/vignette/73739-34.jpg) .  It seems like
>  the best idea, however, is to download the full sized fanart and then use
>  MythUI to create the vignette.  That way the theme can decide whether and
>  what type of vignette to use.

Something like http://miffteevee.co.uk/imagebin/filmstrip_browser.png ?
Ok, I guess that's not a vignette, since it's the whole image but the fade at 
the left edge uses masking.
Stuart Morgan

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