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BezierPlugin.bezierThrough with type = 'soft'

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when using `BezierPlugin` to tween something along a bezier curve, you are able to add a `type` of values  `thru`, `soft`, `quadratic`, or `cubic`. is there a way to get a curve of similar results when getting bezier objects from `BezierPlugin.bezierThrough`? i understand that there is the `curviness` argument, but i would really like to apply `soft` to my data i am getting back. thanks.

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The bezierThrough method is only for doing Beziers with type thru as it's proprietary. The soft method is not, and is pretty common if you search around.

 

But you don't have to do that. I made a demo the other day to show somebody about using that method to draw stuff, so I just added the soft type so you can see a side-by-side comparison. Blue is the thru, and red is soft. 

See the Pen 7047db2bc35bde1c480e954878a2e699?editors=0010 by osublake (@osublake) on CodePen

 

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this is great. i remember reading about this technique back in the day but totally forgot about it. thanks.

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