Press g to select the pen tool, carefully watch what happens as you move the tool over a path. Experiment with the Alt/Option and Ctrl/Cmnd modifier keys to see how things change. Spend a minute or two with this tutorial that I threw together a while ago.
this is for masks in AAE, im working with xsplines in mocha
Use the Insert point tool:
It's the one with the plus sign.
You should spend some time with the basic Mocha tutorials. There are lots of features that are very useful but hard to discover by poking around in the app.
You check out the accuracy of your track by adding a clip to the surface:
You need to accurately set up your surface to make this effective. Take a look at this tutorial:
It demonstrates the use of the grid to check the accuracy of the track as well as a bunch of other good tricks.
thanks that helped
i do look at tutorials but unfortunately they sometimes dont mention important stuff that i cant figure out on my own cause im a slow learner