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Mitch Hardison
change mask point interpolation
on Sep 4, 2012 at 8:14:08 pm

No sure about the right terminology here so bear with me. I've drawn a mask but none of the points have handle bars so that I can adjust curves. Is there a way to convert an existing point? No handle bars to handle bars? Thanks


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Jeff Hinkle
Re: change mask point interpolation
on Sep 4, 2012 at 8:22:02 pm

With Pen tool selected, hold down Alt/Option. Your cursor will change to a little crooked "V" shape. Click and drag.

With the Move tool selected, hold down Ctl-Alt/Command-Option.

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Brian Charles
Re: change mask point interpolation
on Sep 4, 2012 at 8:22:35 pm

Sounds like you drew the mask with Rotobezier checked.

Select the mask and from the Layer Menu select Mask Shape and Path and uncheck Rotobezier.

The direction handles will return to your mask.






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Mitch Hardison
Re: change mask point interpolation
on Sep 5, 2012 at 12:01:55 am

Both very helpful answers. Thanks so much!


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