Using Photoshop with Live Trace


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Using Photoshop with Live Trace

Live Trace is a great feature to use when you are trying to create stylized vector artwork based off of an original image, and we have already learned there are many tweaks, and functions, and settings that you can apply to basically get your trace to look just the way that you want it. That being said, Illustrator still is a vector based application, and there may be times when certain edits that you can make to a photograph are better off made in a program like Photoshop. Now obviously Photoshop and Illustrator has some really great integration between them, and when you are using the Live Trace feature, it's important to realize that you do have Photoshop to go back to when you are trying to make certain edits. So with that concept in mind, let me show you how I use Photoshop and Illustrator together to get just the trace that I want.

I'll start off here inside of Illustrator by creating just a web document. It happens to be that I find that whenever I create RGB documents, ...

Using Photoshop with Live Trace
Video duration: 5m 22s 9h 42m Intermediate

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Using Photoshop with Live Trace provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS4 Beyond the Basics

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Design
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Illustrator
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