Best practices for 3D type


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Best practices for 3D type

In this exercise, we're going to apply the 3D rotate command in order to rotate this text in 3D space. Now if that sounds familiar, if you've been following along with me, it's because it is. We did the very same thing, completely out of context back in Chapter 15 if you may recall. This time however, I'm going to show you how we need to take a very deliberate approach to this process because we're already heaping a lot of dynamic effects on top of each other. And every time you add another dynamic effect, it needs to be calculated on top of everything else that's going on.

So things become more and more complex for Illustrator and what we want to avoid are big time delays and of course the program crashing. That can happen on rare occasion as well if we are not careful. I have saved my progress as Multi-stroke bevel.ai. And I still have my big text selected here, my Multi-bevel text. What I am going to do is I'm going to go up to the Effect menu. I'm going ...

Best practices for 3D type
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Best practices for 3D type provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Illustrator CS5 One-on-One: Advanced

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