Smooth points and control handles


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Smooth points and control handles

All right friends, this is when things get interesting, we are going to take a look at how we create smooth points using the Pen tool that allow us to trace organic curves inside of an image and this is the real power of the Pen tool and up the anti of course, it gets a little more complicated here. I am looking at that Polygonal Pen tool outline, that polygonal path that we converted to a Vector Mask for the Profile Layer. I don't like it though looks Okey-dokey, but you know, it's got a lot of very obvious problems I think and it's nothing that we are going to stick with, it was just an experimental path or the sake of learning of course.

So let's get rid of it. I am working inside of the Polygonal vector mask.psd file if you want to catch-up with me. It's found inside the 15_Paths folder. I am going to click on the thumbnail for the vector mask, I would like you to do that as well and then come down here to the trash can icon at the bottom of the Layers palette, m...

Smooth points and control handles
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Smooth points and control handles provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the Photoshop CS3 Channels & Masks: Advanced Techniques

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Design Photography
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Photoshop
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