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Inkscape: Guide to a Vector Drawing Program, Second Edition by Tavmjong Bah

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Chapter 13. Filter Effects

Greatly expanded in v0.46.

Filter Effects [http://www.w3.org/TR/SVG11/filters.html] (Filters) are a feature of SVG that allow an SVG viewer to change the presentation of an object in a well-defined manner such as adding texture to a Fill, giving an object a blurred shadow, or modifying the object’s color. Version 0.45 of Inkscape introduced support for the Gaussian Blur Filter primitive. Version 0.46 expands support to almost all SVG Filter primitives.

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Support of Filters is limited or nonexistent in many web browsers. Firefox 1.5 and 2 do not support filters; Firefox 3 introduces support. Opera 9.5 supports filters. ...

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