Graphics Tablets Anyone?

  Residual 15:37 18 Jan 2008
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Dear All,
I now have my laptop in the post, thx all you peoples reccos. I now am contemplating on becoming a digital artist and thus am asking you guys and girls to furnish me with reccos as to which graphics tablet is worth getting. I have a budget of around £100. As always any reccos will be greatly appreciated.

  SANTOS7 16:01 18 Jan 2008

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some here in your price range, might be a place to start..
Used to be a government artist----drew the dole....

  €dstowe 06:53 19 Jan 2008

It requires much more than a vague contemplation to be a "digital artist". Give the idea a lot of thought before you do anything concrete.

Regarding graphics pads, the only ones of any use as other than toys are those made by Wacom.

  Diemmess 12:27 19 Jan 2008

As €dstowe suggested, whatever you buy make it a Wacom.

Like many worthwhile things the Law of Diminishing returns applies.

The cheaper Wacoms are so much better than a simple mouse for fine control.

Apart from a much nicer pen, I doubt if you will benefit at this stage by venturing into the much more expensive Intuos range.

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