Creating vector shapes


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Creating vector shapes

Now that we understand the importance of creating flexible graphics using vector shapes inside of Photoshop, let's explore the vector shape tools and how we can create graphics using them right now. I am going to create a new document. I will just do Command+N or Ctrl+N to do that. And I'll just set up something like 900 pixels wide by let's say 500 pixel tall. It doesn't really matter what the size is, as long as it's a decent-sized canvas to work with. And once I get that done, I am going to go down here to the bottom-left corner of the toolbar and click and hold right here where the shape tools are, and let's take a look at the various shape tools that we have at our disposal.

We have a Rectangle tool, which allows us to create both rectangles and squares. We've have a Rounded Rectangle tool, an Ellipse tool, a Polygon tool, a Line tool, and a Custom Shape tool. Let's first start off with the Rectangle tool. It's very easy to draw rectangl...

Creating vector shapes
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Creating vector shapes provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Justin Seeley as part of the Photoshop CS6 for Web Design (2012)

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