ShadowCaster 3.2 adds six types of effects to QuarkXPress. These effects are Drop Shadows, Inner Shadows, Outer Glows, Inner Glows, Bevels, and Embosses. An effect can be applied to any QuarkXPress item, including type and pictures. Each effect allows control over opacity, blur, intensity, color, and blend modes. Effects can be combined with one another yielding unlimited possibilities.