Inkscape: Dropped shadows are always cut off. How to prevent this?
When applying a drop-shadow filter in Inkscape, the shadow is totally cutoff and not resized properly. The paths are ungrouped and just a simple connected path that has fill and stroke style.
The shadow shall not be an offsetted shadow, it shall be a glow effect with 5px radius in all directions.
- How do I prevent a cut-off of the dropped shadow?
- How to fix the bounding-box (if there is any)?
After applying drop shadow effect, go to Filters-Filter editor dialog box.At the bottom of the dialog box there is Filter general settings tab for changing the co ordinates & dimensions. Adjust the value until you get a drop shadow following the path without any break.
Image1-Drop shadow with default filter setting values
Image2-Drop shadow after changing the coordiantes to -2 & dimensions to 5