Creating an advanced animation with video


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Creating an advanced animation with video

We want to make a video move in a loop. To do that we'll need to use some advanced animation and keyframing techniques. If you're following along, I'm working in 04_Advanced_Animation.fla in the Chapter 08 folder in the Exercise Files folder. This Flash file has three layers and now the first layer is a Guide, and that's basically the loop on the stage that you see. And the video layer is obviously the video, and the loop player is also the loop. If I hide the Guide layer you can see that the loop layer is simply a copy of the Guide layer.

So I'm going to lock the loop layer, and what I'm going to do is select the video on the stage, and we want to make a video move in a loop. Now let's talk about some problems that could potentially happen with that. Let's select frame 54 and press F6 to create a keyframe. Now if we created a Motion Tween right now, and expected the video to go in a loop, it wouldn't work. Let's take a look at what will happen. Click a...

Creating an advanced animation with video
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Creating an advanced animation with video provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Todd Perkins as part of the Flash CS3 Professional Beyond the Basics

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