Example for the “Basic I” filter
This filter adds a gradient effect to active layer alpha and adds a
shadow and a background.
The image will always be resized to the active layer's size.
The filter is derived from the “Basic I” logo script
( → → → in the image window),
which draws a specified text over a background with a gradient effect
and a drop shadow:
You can reproduce the gradient effect manually by using the Blend tool with the following