surely a veteran,the can was 3 feet away from car and the can was at least 6 years old....thats why i say"i'm new!"Yer too far back! Move in. Atomized paint droplets are drying before it contacts the workpiece...or the can is fubar.
To successfully execute a uniform paint film it must be liquid. Because yer so far away it becomes a semi solid, hence the stuccoed appearance.