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Digital Film Tools Releases Snap 2.0 for Adobe Photoshop and Photoshop ElementsThe new software can now be downloaded at www.digitalfilmtools.com. (September 27, 2006)
For the most difficult of image cutouts, Snap also includes the ability to manually create paths using an intuitive and easily editable shape format called X-Splines. A path is an outline created by placing sequential points along an object. Think of it as connecting the dots if you will. X-Splines are designed to make user manipulations as intuitive as possible. The points that make up X-Splines can be of three different types: Cardinal, Polygon or B-Spline and can be changed before, after or during the creation of the path. Manually drawing a path is often a good solution for objects that canít be extracted in any other way and using X-Splines is a vast improvement over existing shape and path creation methods.
Digital Film Tools is an offshoot of a Los Angeles based full-service visual effects facility specializing in feature film and television special effects. Snap 2.0 is available for download or purchase at: www.digitalfilmtools.com for $50.
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