how could i achieve to have a brush like the one in the picture with both tips fading? I checked in the brush window but I could only affect (alpha and size) the ending tip of the brush stroke..
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Scotts answer is not exactly true. Yes, you can only fade out the end, if you want to draw freely, but in this case you can replicate this effect without a tablet.
And this is how you do it:
Brushand hit the checkmark for
Photoshop simulates the pen pressure as seen in the brush preview window. It starts with a pressure of 0, goes up to 100 and back to 0. All of this in a linear way, following the path. You will not be able to manipulate this behavior, but it is handy for exactly the case, described in the question.