Animation rendering: SWF or AVI


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Animation rendering: SWF or AVI

There is a technical issue that I'd like to address. This is going to affect your character and your animation and the visual style that you choose. If your animation is going to be played online as an SWF file, like on the phone or any kind of way that keeps it as a vector image, then your file size and your frame, they're going to be very important and they're going to set constraints to some degree on the choices that you make. Your characters should be optimized, not too complex, or the frame might slow down and become choppy.

So for example, you're currently looking at a scene from a short film that I've been working on. This is a scene that actually can't play in Flash because it has gradients. It has all these color layers and effects and transparencies that slow down the Flash Player. If I try to play this in the Flash Player, it gets very ugly. I'm going to show you the scene straight through. It starts well. The little guy doubles and he keeps doubli...

Animation rendering: SWF or AVI
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Animation rendering: SWF or AVI provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Dermot O' Connor as part of the Flash Professional CS5: Character Animation

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