Layout Toolbar

Navigation and layout tools have many features to support you in designing.

Auto Snap

When you move a shape or layers, it will align or “snap to” the nearest intersection of lines in center points, even if the grid is not visible, or snap to other image or layers. If your shape or layers do not move where you want, turn off the Auto Snap options.

Follow steps to work with the tool:

  1. Deselect all layers.
  2. The Auto Snap tool will display on top right of design area
  3. Click on Auto Snap link on toolbar
  4. Turn the Auto Snap Mode to On
  5. To disable, just switch Auto Snap Mode to Off

Position

When you want to put layers into the bottom right corner or make it center. It takes you some seconds to do that. But with Layer Position tool, layers are placed in the correct position with one click.

Follow steps to work with the tool:

  1. Select layer you want to move
  2. Click on Position icon on toolbar
  3. Choose position you wish to move layer to

Layer Position support positions as the screenshot.

Fill Color

With some object such as shape, image, text. The Fill Color helps users fill a solid color with that objects.

Follow steps to work with the tool:

  1. Select layer you want to fill color
  2. Click on Fill Color icon on toolbar
  3. Select color from preset colors or enter a custom value by click on input ‘Click to choose color‘.
  4. To save custom color just press the plus (+) button next to input.
  5. Transparent help you change the opacity of filled color with below layers.
  6. Stroke width + Stroke color help you make the border color for current layer.

Arrange Layers

The Lumise editor works base on layers; it means the higher layers were looked first.

Arrange layers tool helps you change the position of the current layer with other layers. You can set a layer for Forward position or Back position with other ones.

Follow steps to work with the tool:

  1. Chose layer you want to change.
  2. Click on Arange Layers icon on the toolbar.
  3. Select Forward or Back action to change order.

Transforms Manual

When use transform tool directly, it is hard to know how many angles rotated or flipped.

The Lumise provide a manual way to set transform values for a layer.

Follow steps to work with the tool:

  1. Chose layer you want to change.
  2. Click on Transform icon on the toolbar.
  3. Adjust values you want to set

The values you can set for the object as bellow:

  • Rotate: the edge of an object. start from 0 – 360
  • Skew X: skews layer along the X-axis by the given angle
  • Skew Y: skews layer along the Y-axis by the given angle
  • Flip X: Horizontal flip your layer
  • Flip Y: Vertical flip your layer.

Of course, you can cancel all applied values by press the Reset All Transform button.