preview line when using Spline tools

This section is dedicated to the feature & improvement requests (be sure what you are asking does not exist yet in TVPaint Animation ;) )
Post Reply
User avatar
D.T. Nethery
Posts: 2774
Joined: 27 Sep 2006, 19:19

preview line when using Spline tools

Post by D.T. Nethery » 23 Jan 2020, 18:30

Some drawing tools in TVPaint will show a preview of the line when using the Spline tools , other drawing tools do not show a preview , only the red line of the spline , then when you click Enter you see it applied. What is the difference that allows some tools to show a preview before the spline is applied ? I find it useful to see the line before I apply the spline.

My request is that all drawing tools would show a preview of the line when using the spline tools (perhaps this could be something that could be toggled on and off , because it does tend to make the spline tool lag in some cases).

Screen Shot 2020-01-23 at 12.07.17 PM.jpg
Screen Shot 2020-01-23 at 12.07.17 PM.jpg (83.55 KiB) Viewed 9945 times
(here the brush shows a preview before the spline is applied)


In the next image the brush used does not show a preview of the line before the spline is applied --
Screen Shot 2020-01-23 at 12.08.09 PM.jpg
MAC OS 10.14.6 , Macbook Pro Retina 15-inch, Late 2013,
2.3 GHz Intel Core i7, 16 GB Memory , TVPaint PRO 11.5 - 64bit ,
Wacom Cintiq 21 UX (second-gen.) ,Wacom Intuos Pro 5 , Wacom driver version 6.3.40-2

User avatar
D.T. Nethery
Posts: 2774
Joined: 27 Sep 2006, 19:19

Re: preview line when using Spline tools

Post by D.T. Nethery » 29 Jan 2020, 16:38

I am hoping that one of the developers could comment if this is possible ? (i.e. the request above: to allow all brushes/pencils to show a preview of the line when using the spline tools. Why do some drawing tools used the Spline Tools show a preview of the line before applying , but others do not ?)


.
MAC OS 10.14.6 , Macbook Pro Retina 15-inch, Late 2013,
2.3 GHz Intel Core i7, 16 GB Memory , TVPaint PRO 11.5 - 64bit ,
Wacom Cintiq 21 UX (second-gen.) ,Wacom Intuos Pro 5 , Wacom driver version 6.3.40-2

Post Reply