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Old December 1st, 2016, 06:35 AM
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Default Anyone using Astropad ?

I would like to know about your experience on using this app.

I have just bought an iPad Pro and the idea seems tempting... very !

Thank you ! :)

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Old December 1st, 2016, 10:39 AM
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Never heard of it, but I also have an iPad I bought for attaching my 3D Structure™ scanner. I should be using it more and was thinking of loading it with mobile Lightroom, (which I don't yet use) and working with picture on the go.

This app seems to have potential. Are you going to review it for us?

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Old December 1st, 2016, 10:52 AM
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Perhaps Asher.

I have been very attracted by the power of using it with Photoshop while using the brushes to enhance certain areas.

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Old December 1st, 2016, 10:54 AM
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Why not directly draw on the iPad?
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Old December 1st, 2016, 10:56 AM
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Because the large screen is very good for evaluation... I guess. :)

And you must have the program installed while with Astropad the program is in the computer.

Am I wrong ?
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Old December 1st, 2016, 02:38 PM
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No, you are not wrong. These are perfectly good reasons to prefer Astropad.
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Old December 4th, 2016, 12:07 AM
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I received Astropad recently and wrote a review for it (bottom of page).

The main reasons you would use this are, you can't afford a Cintiq and you want to interact with Mac desktop-only apps (the main one being Photoshop) on an iPad (or even iPhone) that you already own.

You can play with the iPhone version for free (desktop+mobile versions); the tablet version costs $30 (Mac host version is still free).
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Old December 8th, 2016, 11:14 AM
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Mike. I almost forgot to drop you a line about your post...

Thank you for the tip. I have been there and read it carefully but now, I will have to try it.

A couple of years ago I bought a Sintic which I do not use anymore because I did not like or perhaps didn't adapt to work with. And it was cumbersome. Boring.

But now with the iPad thinks can be a little different. I will have to give a try.

Thank you ! :)
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Old December 8th, 2016, 01:03 PM
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Glad the review was helpful Antonio! Let us know how it goes.
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