NOTE: The first version of this video proved a bit confusing, so I’ve simplified and re-recorded it. Hope this is more understandable! It’s a slightly tricky subject but you do need to know how it works.
When using the ‘automatic groups’ and child layers, there are a few things that can happen which may be a it confusing. Here’s details of these and what you need to be careful with (which is mostly just keeping an eye on what’s happening to your layers.
The previous version of the video for reference is here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E3eO-3odZWo
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