<blend> (Blend Effect)

This element specifies a blend of several effects. The container specifies the raw effects to blend while the blend mode specifies how the effects are to be blended.

Parent Elements

<cont>; <effectDag>

Child Elements


<cont> (Effect Container)




<blend> (Blend Mode)

Specifies how to blend the two effects.

The possible values for this attribute are defined by the ST_BlendMode simple type (§

The following XML Schema fragment defines the contents of this element:

<complexType name="CT_BlendEffect">
	<element name="cont" type="CT_EffectContainer" minOccurs="1" maxOccurs="1"/>
	<attribute name="blend" type="ST_BlendMode" use="required"/>