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graphics tablet

An input device which, by sensing pressure, translates the position of a pen or pointer on a special pad into a digital signal for a computer, allowing the user to draw shapes onto the screen and into the memory.
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In 2014, I got a graphics tablet (a computer input device that enables a user to draw images, animations and graphics by hand), and this allowed me to explore many other creative ways of making art, and also allowed me to post my art online more easily.
His personality was laidback, the inquest heard, and he loved his laptop, PlayStation, and his graphics tablet.
I'm trying out the new Wacom Intuos graphics tablet. But first a graphics tablet, drawing or pen tablet device that allows you to draw straight to your computer, it replaces the mouse input with a slab and a pen that can pick up your movements, strokes and pressure.
It means you can go from a laptop one minute to a note-taking tablet the next to a graphics tablet thereafter.
He appears to be observing her from the graphics tablet that links the real world and comic book one, asking her, "Are you Oh Yeon Joo?" 
For new users and those making the transition to the latest version, she includes step-by-step instructions, examples of her artwork, downloadable resources, and a recommendation for using a Wacom graphics tablet in tutorials covering the basic and new features of Painter 12.
With her five siblings -- Annika, Aleksi, Anders, Amalia and Avi -- as her subjects, she attempted to portray their individual personalities through her paintings and photo imagery -- a digital art form whereby the image is hand-drawn on a graphics tablet and completed using photo-editing software.
This sleek A5-size graphics tablet combines tactile iPhone gestures along with a stylus to control your PC or Mac.
At the time, Ann (the tutor pseudonym) was using a graphics tablet and students a mouse to write freehand.
With the new Wacom Bamboo range, really a pen-based USB graphics tablet that also works as a multi-touch input device, they gave their fingers even more freedom to move, to zoom, scroll, even to rotate.
As it is a graphics tablet too, an artist (or photographer) can utilise this method for creating or modifying work.
The Tactos platform (see Figure 1) consists of a graphics tablet and its pen, a computer, and a tactile stimulator (2 standard 8-pin electronic braille cells).
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