Add a drop shadow to a UIVisualEffectView using a 9-part UIImage.
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Add a drop shadow to a UIVisualEffectView

This demo shows how to add a drop shadow to a UIVisualEffectView. The solution involves using/ creating a 9-part UIImage to represent the shadow. The effect is similar to the iOS 10 Maps app.

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Related Post

View related post: https://briancoyner.github.io/2017/05/15/uivisualeffectview-with-drop-shadow.html

Sample Project Notes

The sample project contains a simple iOS app and Xcode Playground. The creation of the 9-part shadow image is shared by the iOS app and Playground using an Embedded Framework.