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Overlay two PNG files

If there was a Developer forum for newbies, I would post this question there. I've been playing with the sample examples and ready to dive a little bit deeper.

Q. Is it possible for me to overlay two PNG images (one PNG files has some transparency)?

I know that I should just experiment and learn, but I want to make sure it's feasible before investing time going down this path.

Thanks in advance.
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Level 10

Re: Overlay two PNG files

roImageCanvas could do that for you if you put each on a separate layer.
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Level 7

Re: Overlay two PNG files

You can even do it on the same layer:


if one of your png's has transparency. You might have to switch up the order of the images, so the transparent one draws after the non-transparent.

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