Cursor preferences


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Cursor preferences

The next set of preferences have to do with how we work with cursors. Now, for the most part the default settings here are going to work fine. Typically, by default, you will see that Normal Brush Tip is selected. Let me go ahead and click OK in order to exit out of this and show you how a normal brush tip works. We will go ahead and select our Brush tool, and what I am going to do is increase my brush size. I will do so by clicking in the Options bar and increasing the Size here and I am also going to decrease the Hardness so I have a soft edged brush, and then I will click out of that dialog.

Well, now, if I go ahead and click once, one of the things that you are going to see is that what's happening is I am actually painting outside of the circle of this brush. Watch as I click multiple times. This grows and grows and grows. So the circle actually isn't showing me the full extent or the full size of the brush. If we want to change that, what we can do is go back to our preferenc...

Cursor preferences
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Cursor preferences provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop CS5 for Photographers

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