ADD: straight line "rubber band" with Brush Tool

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Please add a "rubber band" to the shift-tap straight line feature with the Brush Tool.

When the user holds down the Shift Key they will see a "rubber band" line. Tapping again would draw the line to the canvas with the Brush Tool. Releasing the Shift Key before tapping would cancel the rubber band.
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Brian White

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Steve Lehman

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What would the "rubber band" do besides draw a straight line?  PS already has a straight line using the shift key as you describe, as it makes a line straight.   I'm confused of what you want a "rubber band" to do.   
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Cristen Gillespie

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I'm guessing from his description, what he wants is a "proxy" for the line that will be drawn if he releases the shift key. This would let him adjust the angle of the straight line before committing to it. Perhaps a french curve type of precision drawing tool will make it into PS, as that seems to me more like what he's asking for.

Or user-adjustable perspective grids, or the ability to draw guides at any angle, or create guides from paths. Something that would be a little less loosey-goosey. Lots of people do seem to want more precise drawing capabilities in PS.
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Brian White

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The "rubber band" feature would make it easier to see where the line will be painted. By "rubber band" I mean a feature similar to the line that you see when you use Command-click with the Lasso tool.
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