Join Kelly McCathran for an in-depth discussion in this video Selecting, modifying, and transforming objects, part of Introduction to Flash Animation.
In this video, we're going to cover selecting, transforming, reshaping and …modifying objects. You'll notice that I'm on the essentials workspace. …I'm going to switch to my favorite, the classic workspace, and I'll do view …magnification fit in window. I've set up a keyboard shortcut on the …Mac to be Cmd 0, or on the PC control zero through my keyboard shortcuts when …setting my Preferences. The first important tool you'll use to …select objects is the Selection tool. If I click on this red oval you'll notice …this blue bounding box around the outside...…
This means, that object drawing mode was on when I created the shape. …Right now it's off, if I go back to my Selection tool and click on this purple …oval, you'll notice a pattern inside. This means that, it was created with …merge drawing mode on, which is the default. …If I want to select both circles at the same time, or both ovals, I can hold down …my Shift key and Shift clicking will let me select each object on the stage.…
You'll see again, the pattern inside the objects created with merge drawing, and a …
- Understanding the Timeline
- Working with Timeline effects
- Adding keyframes
- Creating slideshows
- Incorporating other media into your movies
- Distributing your work effectively
- Organizing your assets
- Developing efficient workflows
Skill Level Beginner
Flash Professional CS5: Character Animationwith Dermot O' Connor9h 19m Intermediate
1. Building Your Flash Vocabulary
2. Getting Comfortable with the Flash Interface
3. Creating Shapes
5. Symbols and the Library Panel
6. The Flash Timeline
7. The Motion Editor
8. Distributing and Publishing Flash Animations
9. Adding Other Media to Your Movies
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