4 answers · asked · Lesson: The Anisotropic Shader · Course: Fundamentals of Blender Materials and Shading

Not a question but a tip

Next time you have to select every other edge, face or vertex, you can select one, then the other however spaces apart you want your selection to be. Then hold Shift Ctrl and press the "+" key on the numpad. This will continue selecting in a loop exactly like you wanted.