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    Layer Styles Pen Fill path is very pixelated when filled in.

    Hello Everyone, Thanks for viewing my post!! I'm very very new to photoshop and I really do not know what I am doing. I was following a tutorial to create my Logo but when I use the pen tool to create shapes (Pen tool > Make the shape I need > Fill Path..) it fills just fine but it is very...
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    Question on Pen Tool Handle Control

    Hello everyone, I'm having a bit of a hard time controlling the Handles on Pen Tool created Anchor Points in PS CS5: Hopefully this demonstrates the issue I'm having, where using 1 solution creates 1 new problem, resulting in a circular logic trap that never ends.
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    Looking for help to isolate elements in a photographed piece of art.

    Hi everyone, I've got a pretty layered piece of art and looking for someone with OCD like pen-tool skills to carve it out and slice + isolate a number of elements in the piece. The turnaround is a bit tight as I'm looking for someone to who'd be able to do it in the next few days. I'd look...
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    Vectoring tool problem

    Hellothere guys I have a little issue with the vectoring pen tool, Im pretty new using this program nevertheless Im sure this little issue can be fixed, anyways my problem is this: When I start vectoring the first stroke seems to be pretty perfect nevertheless the second stoke makes some kind of...
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    [Help!]Pen tool selections come out blurry and feathered

    I am trying to make a clean and crisp selection using the pen tool, but every time I try filling it with the color I want it fills with a pretty noticeable feather or blurred edge. I have tried filling it different ways (with CMD+Delete, and just using the paint brush) and it is always...
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    PenTool help please

    Greetings everyone, I find myself using the PenTool quite a bit, and one small annoyance always bothers me, is there a way to smooth out the connection points (when above/below certain angles) when I stroke path automatically without having to re-edit my lines ? Something in the brush settings ...
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    How To Remove An Image From Background!

    Hey guys, I just finished making a video tutorial showing how to remove a background from an image. And I thought some people might find it useful on this forum so I figured I'd post it. If you already know how to remove a background but would like to see other...
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    How to make my signature appear as a Custom Shape image

    I am trying to trace my signature using Pen Tool to later appear as a shape in the Custom Shape Options. When I trace all the image, using the freeform pen tool, the Define Custom Shape option does not appear. What can I do?
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    Simple line help

    Hey, I know this is probably a super simple question but I've been wanting to know how to draw thin thin lines like the poster below. Using the pen tool always seems to fill in the space and the ends need to be joined up to end drawing it, they also seem to have a glow and gradient on them in...
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    Pen tool color path

    Hey everybody...., I am working with the pen tool on a gray background and it is very painful to clearly see the pen tool lines...... What is a simple way to work around these problem? Thank you. Regards. Nic.
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    Scripting Need a script that can be automatic remove handle...

    Hi, I have a digital studio so i have to create work path of hundreds of images daily in photoshop, But problem is that every time to making workpath with pen tool i have to alt-click to the anchor point to remove there any way or any script that can be automatic remove handle when...
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    Help creating an airplane path in Photoshop

    Hi there, I'm new to this forum and Photoshop. I'm intending to do a course in using Photoshop but it doesn't start until September, so in the mean time, I'm teaching myself using tutorials and forums etc. I am trying to recreate a design that I saw on the net. The problem is, I can't get my...
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    Having problems with the pen tool! Im getting these strange squares??

    Im trying to vectorize this art for practice on the pen tool, i first outlined the whole thing as the base. Once the outline was finished i tried to "Fill Path" But every time i click "fill path" i get these 3 strange squares randomly in my design that i did no add or even see in the original...
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    Manga girl pen tool

    So for class we needed to go over this image with just the pen tool (nothing else) and add whatever color we wanted or change anything So Here is my edit I didn't have lot of time so i didn't add her right foot lol
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    Stroke Path doesn't work. Please help!

    Hi Everyone, First time on the forum, and glad to be here. I can't seem to get the Stroke Path function to work. Here's what I'm doing... 1. Draw path using the Pen Tool on a new layer 2. Ensure I have the correct Brush setting I want 3. Right click the Path and select Stroke Path 4...
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    New Member

    Hi, My name is Shira, I am a graphic designer, and I design for a Jewelry Company. I joined this forum, because I have come across a problem with my Photoshop CS4, and cant figure out what seems to be wrong. I use the pen tool to crop images. Usually everything is great - I outline the...
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    PS CS4 PROBLEM - pen, zoom, and selection tool problems

    Hi all, cannot believe how frustrating this has been for me, especially since it is sporadic, but occurring about 80% of the time: System: OS 10.6.5 PS Extended CS4 Everything updated from OS, to video drivers, to wacom tablet drivers, to PS When my PS is acting up the following probs...
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    How to save Pen Tool anchors?

    Like in the title? I had a very unpleasant surprise after saving my project, reopening it and seeing that all my anchors and lines between them just disappeared! :/ How to save them? Why they're not an object, like in Paint Shop Pro? Don't tell about brush stroke paths (I have them)...