Animating an opening page


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Animating an opening page

Sometimes it's a good idea to wow your audience at the beginning of your presentation. Let's create a complex animation at the start, to get the audience's attention. Using a variety of InDesign's tools, we can create this effect without having to write a single line of code. I am going to begin by selecting all of these placed images. These are thumbnails of every single page in a presentation. I am going to go to the Animation panel and go to Preset > Move and Scale > Move Right and Grow. I am going to change the scale percentage to 450% in both the Width and Height. I am going to change the Animation to To Current Appearance.

I am going to deselect and select the first image. When I turn On Show Animation Proxy, I'll see a preview of where the animation will begin. I want this to begin filling up the entire screen, so I am going to click to select the motion path, switch to my Direct Selection tool, and align this at the center of the page. The pink lines that y...

Animating an opening page
Video duration: 1m 53s 3h 51m Intermediate

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Animating an opening page provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by James Fritz as part of the InDesign CS5: Interactive Documents and Presentations

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Design Web
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InDesign
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