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Dan PochtragerShapes in the Shape of Shapes
by on Feb 21, 2013 at 9:49:40 pm

As stupid as that title sounds it is what I am wondering. To clarify I want a bunch of little squares, circles, triangles,etc in the outline shape of a much larger square, circle, triangle, etc with. I'm sure there is a way to do this that you can have even spacing and choose how many and so on but I can't figure it out.

Here is an example video:
(at 2 seconds is the best example)

Thanks in advance.

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Todd KoprivaRe: Shapes in the Shape of Shapes
by on Feb 22, 2013 at 12:53:36 am

I use text on a path for things like this, using fonts that have simple shape glyphs.

Todd Kopriva, Adobe Systems Incorporated
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