Using Gradient Dither


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Using Gradient Dither

When you're working with vector graphics, making sure that you have smooth professional looking gradients is also really important. It adds just that extra level of professionalism to the quality of the graphics to begin with. Onscreen here, I've got my Vector illustration of an avocado, and there are a couple gradients that have been applied to this. The skin of the avocado here has a gradient applied to it going from lighter green to a darker green to a lighter green again, and the center part of the avocado also has a gradient applied to it. Now if you take a good look, and I'll zoom in a bit on this, so we can see it a bit better.

Take a good look at that gradient fill that's running through the avocado. It's obviously changing color, but it's not very subtle about it in places. We have this almost solid banding running right down through the middle, and over here in the highlight areas, we also see that a little bit, not very attractive. Well, Fireworks has a...

Using Gradient Dither
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Using Gradient Dither provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Jim Babbage as part of the Fireworks CS5 Essential Training

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Web
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Fireworks
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