Wacom Training: Vector Illustration Explained


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Vector illustration

Vector Illustration describes digital artwork using a variety of high precision tools to create a crisply illustrated image. Hallmarks of vector illustration include highly controlled lines, curves, and shadings, as well as a new generation of tools that employ the Wacom Pen and Tablet to create natural media appearing Artwork. As opposed to expressive freehand, illustration vector illustration resides at the opposite end of the scale, and is constructed using mathematical expressions. Because of its math underpinnings, vector illustration can be re-scaled without loss of quality.

The traditional equivalent of vector illustration is pen and ink, executed with drawing aids like rulers and French curves, although modern apps can now include natural media emulation in which the Wacom Stylus' pressure sensitivity and tilt become contributing vectors. So I'm going to go ahead and start drawing here, and if I didn't tell you I was in Illustrator, you might assume from the marks tha...

Vector illustration
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Vector illustration provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by John Derry as part of the Wacom Essential Training

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3D + Animation Design Photography
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