Animating objects


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Animating objects

In Blender we create animation by setting keyframes, so let's go ahead and create a simple animation and learn about how to set keyframes. I have a simple scene here with a car sitting on a ground plane, so let's go ahead and animate this car driving across the screen. Now before we do this, I'm going to actually scale down the length of my animation. By default, we have this set to 250 frames, and it'll definitely take a lot less than 250 frames for this car to drive across the screen.

So I'm going to go down to my Start and End values here and I'm going to type in 60 for my End value. Now when I do that, notice how a lot of Timeline goes away and my active area just shrinks down to the left side of the screen. Now, I can expand this in a couple of ways, but probably one of the easiest is to grab this little dot here on the side and then just drag. What that does is it scales up my Timeline. Now if I want to center this, I can just left-click on the Timeline anyw...

Animating objects
Video duration: 6m 26s 7h 47m Beginner Updated Aug 13, 2014

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Animating objects provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by George Maestri as part of the Blender Essential Training

Subject:
3D + Animation
Software:
Blender
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