Sometimes when adding filters to movie clips (and especially text), it loses quality. I have images set to allow smooth and most of the filter effects occur outside such as glow or drop shadow. I often build projects by having a "clean" version rest on top and the filtered version rest below with it knocked out. Is there' a better method to getting high quality MCs with filters?
When performing actions like rotation, scale, etc. on movieclips and bitmaps (I don't know about text) make sure you have forceSmoothing set to true:
yourmovieclip.forceSmoothing = true;
This will greatly
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