Hi. I have underbite and with the visualiser and I am also shooting very bottom part of the tissue if any.
The answer to your question is from you :
<< PS. version 1 gives me better results in playing >>
DO what sounds good. Don’t think too much, don’t ovwerthink. It’s hard . I know it.
Check out my reply in your topic (Struggling with the basics)
I want to ask you a question,and I want you to answer it:
did you notice something on video?
If not, I think I know what you’re doin’.
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