Getting Up To Speed with Wacom Intuos 4, with Corey Barker

Corey examines the new Wacom Intuos 4 tablet and takes it through its paces to show you what it can do.

Corey examines the new Wacom Intuos 4 tablet and takes it through its paces to show you what it can do.

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Course Lessons:

Lesson 1: What is In the Box (Duration 01:32)

Go over everything that should be included with your purchase

Lesson 2: Setting Up and Driver Install (Duration 03:15)

Installing the driver and getting ready to work

Lesson 3: What is New to Intuos 4 (Duration 03:04)

There are a lot of new features coming with this new version of the tablet

Lesson 4: What is Pressure Sensitivity? (Duration 01:49)

Reviewing pressure sensitivity and what it can do for you as a user

Lesson 5: The Grip Pen (Duration 08:32)

Getting the pen set up and learning about what it can do

Lesson 6: The Mouse (Duration 02:13)

Using the 5-button mouse that comes with the tablet

Lesson 7: Screen Mapping (Duration 05:30)

Screen mapping determines how the input devices will behave

Lesson 8: Express Keys (Duration 08:42)

Programmable buttons that you can set up to help speed up your work flow

Lesson 9: Touch Ring (Duration 04:43)

This new feature is an easy-to-use input device

Lesson 10: Radial Menu (Duration 06:17)

This feature makes it easy to sweep around and find the functions you need

Lesson 11: Changing Nibs (Duration 02:05)

They will wear out and/or you may want a different feel when you are using the tablet

Lesson 12: Pressure Sensitivity in Photoshop (Duration 07:49)

A lesson in using the pressure sensitive tablet with Photoshop

Lesson 13: Supplemental: Setting up the Wireless Intuos 4 (Duration 06:10)

Wacom just introduced the wireless tablet and this video will show you how to set it up and take full advantage of the capabilities

Lesson 14: Supplemental: The Wireless Intuos 4 (Duration 02:22)

Corey talks about the battery life, signal range, and the other pieces of information that Intuos 4 users will want to know

Lesson 15: Conclusion (Duration 00:34)

Thanks for watching. Hope the course was helpful and that you get the most out of your Wacom tablet

Meet Your Instructor: Corey Barker

Corey is an education and curriculum developer for KelbyOne. He is a graduate of the Ringling School of Art & Design in Sarasota, FL, with a degree in Illustration. Over…

8 Comments

  1. Corey - I enjoy and learn a lot from your tutorials. My question on the Wacom tablet concerns the pen pressure settings.When you have the 'variable' pen-pressure settings active, how can you easily switch them for full constant pressure. (i.e. when applying a brush to a mask or channel, how do you get the full white, or black, brush to make adjustments?? I keep getting grays and have to continually go over the parts of the image that I want to change???

  2. Hi Cory I loved the Wacom Intuos 4 tutorial. Unfortunately I only had the option of buying the new Intuos 5. Apart from the LCD express key labels & touch functionality, is there any difference? Tam

  3. Just got my first Wacom 5 Medium tablet. When will you update the training? This training is much better than the training on the Wacom site. Thanks for getting me started.

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