Re: [nbos] wacom tablets?
Tue Oct 13th, 2009
On Mon, Oct 12, 2009 at 07:07:56AM -0400, Nyrath the nearly wise wrote:
> Richard wrote:
> >A small Intuos I would recommend. Contrary to belief, bigger is
> >not better. Bigger means more wrist movement and more work for
> >your hand to do. Zoom is your friend for intricate detail.
> Agreed. At my day job, the art department all use
> 6 x 8 Intuos pads. They say that larger pads suffer
> from the drawbacks that Richard mentioned.

So, is 6x8 too big? The one I was thinking about getting isn't any
bigger than that (I don't have the exact dimensions handy, it might
actually be 7" rather than 10").

I see some that have a work surface a little (but not much) bigger than
the touchpad on my netbook; those seem too small to really gain much

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