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Manga Studio Ex 5 Cookbook by Elizabeth Staley

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Making action lines with the Scattered stream line tool

If you read comics, you will be familiar with action lines. They show the path of an object in motion. With the Scattered stream line tool and the Dark stream line tool, we can create action lines quickly and have the flexibility to edit them—something that's not available when we draw action lines by hand!

Getting ready

You will need an open file to work in. The size and resolution don't matter. In the following recipe, the demonstration will be on the image shown here, in which we will be adding action lines behind the flying superhero:

Getting ready

How to do it…

The following steps will show you how to use ...

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