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Chapter 9. Using the Paint, Shape Drawin... > Using the Painting Engine

Using the Painting Engine

Photoshop's painting engine (released in version 7) changed forever how Photoshop designers use brushes. Previously, Photoshop gave you the ability to create a brush in any size and shape, and then use the brush in a traditional manner. However, with the exception of changing the brush's spacing, it wasn't more than a glorified paintbrush. The painting engine with options, such as Shape Dynamics, Scattering, Texture, Dual Brush, and Color Dynamics, gives you control over brushes in ways that once were only available in programs like Corel Painter and Adobe Illustrator.


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