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Is it possible in photoshop to adjust the line tool while holding SHIFT so it could create a 26 or 30 degrees line angle ?

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Sorry, no. Not possible. Shift will only constrain to 45° angle increments.

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So no posible way to make it easier in PS heh! :( –  Warface May 30 '12 at 1:51
    
Nope. I'm not really certain why you'd even begin to use Photoshop for isometric drawing. Illustrator or any vector-based app is much better suited for it. –  Scott May 30 '12 at 2:40
    
@Scott, see my answer –  e100 May 30 '12 at 9:38
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"Isometric" pixel art, as per Eboy uses lines with a 2:1 horizontal:vertical ratio. As far as I am aware, these are constructed from copy-pasting pixels rather than using Photoshop's line tool - here's a tutorial.

This is a 26.66° angle (arctan (1/2)).

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