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Wacom tablets are a popular alternative to the mouse for painting, drawing, and navigating your computer in a more natural position. In this course, artist and teacher John Derry shows how to get up and running with a variety of Wacom tablets (Intuos, Cintiq, and more), covering everything from setup to stylus selection. He then shows how to speed up your workflow and enhance your command of the drawing surface with ExpressKeys, the Touch Ring, and other controls. Plus, learn about tablet ergonomics—which makes your Wacom even more compatible with your working conditions—and follow a few exercises to warm up your drawing arm.
A Tablet is just a device with a flat surface that you apply a stylus to, right? Well, there's a bit more to it than that. In this chapter we'll take a look at man's long association with stylus-based instruments, as well as some of the voodoo that makes this technology so applicable to expressive gestural input. And, taking a look into the crystal ball, we'll explore touch computing. Let's go.
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