Repeating transformations


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Repeating transformations

As you continue to work with transformations, there may come a time when you need to repeat a certain transformation or create multiple copies of a transformed object. In this movie, I'll show you how to work with multiple copies and also how to repeat transformations using both a keyboard shortcut and an effect. First of all, let's see how to perform basic repeatable transformations. I am going to select this piece of artwork on my artboard right here by clicking and dragging a selection around it. Once I have it selected, I can come over the top of it, hold down the Option key on Mac, the Alt key on PC, and once I see the double cursors appear, I can click and drag it to the right.

Once I have it where I want it, I'll release the mouse and release my Option or Alt key and I've created a duplicate copy just like you see there. If I hold down the keyboard shortcut, Ctrl+D or Command+D on the Mac, it automatically creates a duplicate of that object with the same transformat...

Repeating transformations
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Repeating transformations provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Justin Seeley as part of the Illustrator CS6 Essential Training

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Design
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Illustrator
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