Morphing shapes


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Morphing shapes

Sometimes you might find the need to animate a shape morphing, and what I mean by that is potentially like a tomato sort of splatting, or some liquid effect, even such a thing as a jellyfish, which is what I want to animate in this scene right here. So what I'm going to do is I'm going to go ahead and create a new layer, and I'm going to call it jellyfish. So I want to animate a jellyfish organically moving through the water. So with that layer selected, I'm going to open up this fish parts folder, and this Jellyfish Animation movie clip is the one I want to use.

So I'm just going to click and drag it onto the stage. So there is my jellyfish, and I'll go ahead and zoom in on this jellyfish, and I'll double-click it to enter the jellyfish animation timeline. You can see it does animate up. That's fine. I actually want to double-click on it again. So now I'm actually editing the jellyfish. This jellyfish contains the body of the jellyfish and then the leg...

Morphing shapes
Video duration: 7m 39s 2h 31m Intermediate

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Morphing shapes provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Paul Trani as part of the Flash Professional CS5: Animation Projects

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