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The Pixelmator app for iOS devices received a major update today, adding support for Apple’s newest iPad Pro models.
The app’s interface has been optimized for the 11 and 12.9-inch iPad Pros, and the double tap gesture introduced with the Apple Pencil 2 can now be used in Pixelmator.
Pixelmator on 11-inch iPad Pro before update on left, after update on right According to the release notes for the update, Pixelmator will respect the user’s global settings for the double tap gesture, so if it’s set to switch to the erase tool, for example, it will be set that way in Pixelmator as well.
In addition to iPad Pro optimization, the new [...]
Adobe this week updated its Photoshop Sketch and Illustrator Draw apps for iPad with support for the second-generation Apple Pencil.
In the latest versions of the apps, 2018 iPad Pro users can now take advantage of the new Apple Pencil’s double-tap functionality to switch between drawing tools, activate the color picker, and zoom in and out of the canvas.
The double-tap gesture can be set to one of the following options in the Settings app under the Adobe Sketch or Adobe Draw menus:Switch between brush and eraser Switch between current and last used brush Activate the color picker Zoom in or out None
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A few months ago, the second-generation Apple Pencil was released with a more seamless design, including a matte rather than glossy finish. However, like the original, the new Apple Pencil is only available in an off-white color.
A variety of skins are available for customizing the design of the Apple Pencil, but Reddit user Cedric Chase decided to take the do-it-yourself route with some sandpaper, synthetic fabric dye, and paint, transforming his second-generation Apple Pencil into one that closely resembles a No. 2 graphite pencil.
What makes this customized Apple Pencil unique is that Chase achieved a wood-like texture with sandpaper. He then used synthetic [...]