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Chapter 34. Using Masks

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  • A mask is just a movie clip, the only job of which is to block out parts of the movie below it.

  • The syntax is my_mc.setMask (mask_mc).

Let's go over how masking works before we dive into the code. Masking always involves two movie clips: one on top of the other. The one on top is the mask for the one underneath it.


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