Join James Fritz for an in-depth discussion in this video Watching out for transitions with animations, part of InDesign CS5: Interactive Documents and Presentations.
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Using animation inside InDesign is fun and page transitions are great,…so it makes sense that you would want to use both of them in your presentation.…Let's take a look at what happens when you combine both animation and page transitions.…Here's the finished presentation, and we're going to go to File > Export.…We're going to go to our Desktop and choose the Flash Player, and we're going to…export all the pages, generate an HTML file, and we're going to scale it at 75%,…so we can view it on our screen.…We'll make sure we choose From Document for the page transitions, and we'll click OK.…So far, our presentation looks good.…
It animated the way that we expect.…Let's go to the next page. Did you see that?…There were some words there, and then they disappeared, and then they faded back in.…Let's go to the next page.…Once again, we saw some words, and they disappeared and then faded back again.…This is happening because of the transition.…In order for a transition to work, InDesign has to generate a static image of…
- Studying new trends in digital design
- Creating a PDF and SWF presentation
- Building different navigation systems
- Creating interactive slideshows
- Animating a presentation as a SWF in InDesign
- Designing an interactive microsite
- Adding video and audio to a document
- Building an interactive TOC with buttons
- Using InDesign and Flash to build an interactive catalog
- InDesign to Flash production tips
Skill Level Intermediate
InDesign CS5 Essential Trainingwith David Blatner10h 33m Beginner
1. Trends in Digital Design
2. Setting Up InDesign for Designing Digital Documents
3. Presentation File Format Options and Tips
4. Creating a Simple PDF or SWF Slide Presentation
5. Adding Advanced PDF Presentation Options
6. Building the Presentation as a Complex SWF File
7. Creating an Interactive Microsite
8. Creating an interactive Mood Board
9. Creating an Interactive Catalog
10. Converting from InDesign to Flash Professional
11. Production Tips for Going from InDesign to Flash
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