Hot Key Guide

Studio Artist historically has provided a number of different hot key commands that can be used when editing to temporarily drop into some specific interactive modal operation. To use a hot key you hold down the appropriate key and then mouse down into the object you will be editing. Your mouse interaction will bypass the…

What to do with Bezier Paths

Each Studio Artist layer has an associated bezier path frame. The bezier path frame is a buffer for bezier vector paths.  Studio Artist has a unique internal graphics model for paint strokes that paints raster paint over vector paths.  The nice thing about vector paths is that they are resolution independent and in the case…

Generating EPS Vector Files

    EPS stands for encapsulated postscript and is a vector file format. The advantage of vector files over raster image files is that a vector file is essentially resolution independent and can be rescaled smoothly to any resolution. Raster image files are pixel based image files and while they can be resized with something…