Here is a list of great books on animation, digital and traditional. Continue reading
Fun techniques with animated masking!
Creating an Animated Symbol in the Library
We have already copied and pasted frames to create an animated symbol from the “handwriting” exercise. This is another approach, drawing directly into the symbol. Continue reading
Create unique animation effects with the Flash’s motion editor.
Sound and images, together at last!
Some simple tips to help make syncing sound easier. Continue reading
An introduction to type and to customizing motion presets.
Using filters sparingly or well, they offer some nice animation possibilities.
Creating handwriting, growing vines and flourishes.
The Clock Exercise
We’ll be using a clock to examine the different ways that you can rotate symbols. Continue reading
An oldie…a very simple linear animation that uses buttons to progress through the story. Continue reading