Adjusting shapes


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Adjusting shapes

Now we are going to adjust shapes. As you can see we have a rectangle, circle and an arrow. The arrow was actually generated by the Line tool and I tell that when I click on it, the bounding box ends right here, and arrowhead is on top and that's indicative of the Line tool with the arrowhead Cap on it. Go ahead and select the Rectangle. And if I want to change, how this looks, let's say I want to make it a trapezoid. There are a couple of different ways of doing it.

The first one is to click up here, and choose your Adjust Control Points tool. And if you just click and drag, and click and drag, there we go, we have easily adjusted that. Just Apple+Z to undo and undo. There's another way to adjust it, if you hold down the Command key and click and drag on a point, it will bring out your Bezier handles. I am going to go ahead and undo. And there's one last way we can adjust things, and that's not just with the control points.

If you get back to your Selection tool, you can actuall...

Adjusting shapes
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Adjusting shapes provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the Motion 3 Essential Training

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