Monday, 14 April 2008

Flash Tutorial: Learning to Animate

This morning in the Flash tutorial managed to FINALY pick up the techniques of animation in the Flash software. Discovering the techniques of motion tween and and motion guide, Gave birth to what is possibly thee worst animation ever made. However, the fundamentals of the softwares structure had at a moment of clarity.

Above shows the red circle and the motion guide of which was drawn with the pen tool. By snapping the animated shape onto the start of the guide and then onto the end. it applies its movement to the guided line. Great stuff


I off started the day off hating flash, and now am in two minds! it could be useful with some intensive practice.