This recipe is best used for laser blasts coming from a gun or some other sci-fi weapon. How about a spaceship cannon? It's quite easy to do, so let's get started!
The following recipe will walk us through the steps of creating a laser blast:
- Go to Figure(U) | Direct draw | Straight line. Select a color for the laser blast.
- On an empty raster layer, draw a straight line with the line tool. As shown in the following screenshot, I've chosen a bright red color. I have also made the paper color black so that the laser effect is easier to see.
- Lock the transparency of the layer with the straight line. For directions on ...