Working with image sequences


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Working with image sequences

Pretty much every time I teach a video training series here at lynda.com, I include a movie about using Image Sequences. I don't think anyone ever watches them or cares, but I use Image Sequence all the time. They are so helpful. Give them a chance. What am I going to do is go to the Project panel, double-click in the Project panel to open up the Import File dialog box and then go to the Media folder inside the Exercise Files. Go to Images/robot render. You'll notice a series of tga files. TGA is short for Targa.

So, these are Targa files, which are a series of still image files. Now, what I am going to do is uncheck Targa Sequence, so this is not checked. If I bring this in and go ahead and just leave this at Straight Unmatted, click OK, we could see here that we have a still image. We could double-click on this to open this up in the Footage panel. This is just one still image. There is no Timeline here. There is no movie to speak of, just one single image. Now, if I go back, double- cli...

Working with image sequences
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Working with image sequences provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Chad Perkins as part of the After Effects CS5 Essential Training

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Video
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After Effects
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