Coding 3D transitions


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Coding 3D transitions

Although we're still in its infancy, 3D Transforms take the next logical step in Transitions and Transforms. The W3C 3D Transforms working group starts with a very straightforward definition: "CSS 3D Transforms extends CSS Transforms to allow elements rendered by CSS to be transform in three-dimensional space." Again, the devil is in the details. To represent 3D in a 2D medium like a computer screen, you have to first establish a perspective. Typically in a 3D transform, a CSS rule for the containing element like a div tag is established that defines both the perspective and perspective origin.

Perspective is essentially the distance from the viewer to the object. Lower numbers bring you closer to the object and distorted more. If you're a photographer, you can think of it as changing the focal length. Let me show you what I mean with a demo that changes the perspective dynamically, going from a value of 1000 to 100 in about 6 seconds. As you can see, the distortion begins to take e...

Coding 3D transitions
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Coding 3D transitions provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Joseph Lowery as part of the CSS: Transitions and Transforms

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