Drawing shapes


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Drawing shapes

I've dropped in a nice fresh RotoPaint node, so we can take a look at how we draw shapes. To draw a shape, we come up here to the Shape pop-up list. Now right mouse click will show you, you have Bezier, B-Spline, Ellipse, and Rectangle. Let's start with the Bezier. Just click and drag, click and drag, click and drag, click and drag. No modifier keys like the old Bezier node. To close the shape, you can put the cursor on top of the first point you dropped down. You see that little O pop up, or you can just hit the Return key and it'll close it for you.

We'll select another Bezier and if we click without dragging, we'll get a nice cusp or square corner. Again, Return to close the shape. Now if we want to draw a B-Spline, we go to the Shape pop-up and we select the B-Spline tool. Then again we'll click, click, click, click, click, and Return. Now we have a B-Spline. You can also draw circles and squares. So we'll go over to the Shapes pop- up, right mouse, and say El...

Drawing shapes
Video duration: 1m 41s 4h 6m Intermediate Updated Feb 13, 2012

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Drawing shapes provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Steve Wright as part of the Nuke 6 New Features

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3D + Animation Video
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Nuke
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