Join Justin Seeley for an in-depth discussion in this video Using the Live Corners feature, part of Illustrator CC 2013 New Features.
…You know rounded corners have been possible for…a very long time inside of Adobe Illustrator.…However, you know many people grew frustrated with the…lack of flexibility that came along with creating those…shapes that had rounded corners on them and so…the old way meant you either had to either.…A create a rounded rectangle and sort of hope for the best…or B you would add a live effect to your shapes and…you would change the rounded corner…settings exclusively through the rounded corners…dialogue box every time you needed to make a change and that…all just seemed kind of tedious.…Well this pain point has been addressed head on in adobe illustrator…cc with the addition of something called live corners, and basically what…live corners allows you to do is to select one or more…anchor points in a simple path or multiple anchor points across several paths.…
And manipulate the corners, either independently or all as one.…And you can also round the corners or change the corner's shape.…It's a really powerful feature and I want to take a…
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- Placing multiple files at once
- Unembedding raster graphics
- Searching for fonts and swatches
- Loading images in brushes
- Working with Automated Corner Generation
- Using the updated Free Transform tool
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 01/16/2014. What changed?
A: When Creative Cloud applications are updated, we refresh our training to make sure it covers the latest features and interface changes from Adobe. This update covers Illustrator's redesigned Pencil tool, reshaping with the Pen tool, and Live Corners.