. in photoshop open up a new thing. add any text to it but keep it black for this tut. 2.make a new layer below the text and using the gradient tool with theese settings make a horizontal line across the first letter......... it should look like this now..... 3. now we have to rasterize the text layer. do this and than ctrl+click on the layer in the layer pallette to select all. now press delete. now select inverse and fill it all in black. in the layer pallette go to the text layer and press ctrl+G. now it should look like this..... 4. now go to image ready and click on duplicate this frame...... 5. now you have to move the light from the second frame to the end of the last letter 6. go to tween and use the following settings................. 7. now your done this is what i got... Press File > Save Optimized As... to save it correctly.