Save often, save early


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Save often, save early

We have been talking about safety nets and another safety net you can take advantage of in Painter is just simply saving. One of my phrases I've said for years is, save often, save early. You want to get into a habit of saving an image while you're working on it, and the more often you save, the more you're unlikely to encounter the unfortunate circumstance of, the power goes out, you know, or a meteor hits. Whatever it is, those kinds of things you don't have under your control do occasionally happen.

You want to adapt almost a second sense where you can save regularly and almost not even think about it. But let's just imagine that I'm in here and I'm painting for a little bit. As I'm painting I'm doing one of my safety nets here, I'm working on layers, for example, and as I get to some point in the image, I'm certainly going to decide that it's time to make another layer. So, at this point I might go ahead and just Shift+Command+Save or Shi...

Save often, save early
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Save often, save early provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by John Derry as part of the Painter 12 Essential Training

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Design
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Painter
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