Understanding options for angle adjustment


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Understanding options for angle adjustment

The Angle control is most useful for someone that is painting with a mouse. This is something I would definitely not recommend for use with bristle tips, but if you have to use a mouse, you can use the Angle slider to get a specific visual appearance on your strokes. Let's take a look. Now I'm painting with a mouse now, and you'll see I have no control over the angle. It's all one angle. This is where the Angle control can be used to set what the single angle of the mouse will be on this particular brush.

So just by changing this, you can get a simulated angle, but you can't change the angle. That's the big 'gotcha' about working with a mouse. But one thing you can do, and we'll temporally go over here. If we go to Shape Dynamics, you'll see that the Angle Jitter is off. That's because the Art Pen, when it's present, is automatically recognized by Photoshop, and there is nothing you have to do to tell it to control angle. It just knows what...

Understanding options for angle adjustment
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Understanding options for angle adjustment provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by John Derry as part of the Photoshop CS5: Painting with the Mixer Brush

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Design
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