Painting a dotted line


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Painting a dotted line

A little while ago I had someone actually ask me, "how do you paint a dotted line inside Photoshop?" I have to admit it. It kind of took me a while to remember how do I actually accomplish it. So, here's the benefit of showing it to you in a video. So I'm going to press B for the Brush tool and to do it, you are going to want to bring up your Brushes panel and in the Brush Tip Shape category, just click on that if that's not the current category chosen. Here is a little thing here down at the bottom called Spacing and the default spacing for most brushes is set so that as you brush, you actually get an overlap of the actual brush.

So you get the illusion of an actually filled solid line. If you want, you can actually increase the spacing until you actually see the distinct individual brush circles, okay? So if I go out here, it's giving me a little preview what that looks like based on my current brush size. So I want to make the brush size a little bit bigge...

Painting a dotted line
Video duration: 1m 17s 6h 21m Intermediate

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Painting a dotted line provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Michael Ninness as part of the Photoshop CS4 Power Shortcuts

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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