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Also, it is very useful to take a look at photoshop plugins source code. Not many people using it. The overall flow of events for the plug-in's lifespan is shown in Figure 2.
They are a bunch of cool great guys willing to answer any question related to plugin programming with Filter Meister. If your plug-in has any parameters that the user can set, this is the time to prompt the user i.
It is said to be much easier to use than Filter Factory, and many of today's free and commercial plugins are made in FilterMeister. Your only limit is your imagination.
Flow of control of an image filter plug-in. With AdvanceStatea plug-in can complete its image processing within a single host call - and with any luck, the main pixel-tweaking loop can just stay in the host machine's instruction cache and rip.
The conventional way of doing things, however, is to put your "main processing loop" in the filterSelectorContinue dispatch function see below.
There are almost no resources for the Photoshop SDK. Photoshop automatically suppresses this bar for short operations. Takes two long-int arguments: current index, and total.