Adding audio markers


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Adding audio markers

Okay, now whether you are gifted with rhythm or not, you probably want to start using markers to actually time out your animation to match audio. It's not uncommon to have to match audio for things like map animations or some kind of infographic, but we are going of do something a little more fun here and actually add some markers where we will then turn around and add some edit points and create kind of a fun little 7-second kind of music video/piece of eye candy.

Okay, so in order to do this, we need to set markers. Now there are two different kinds of markers you can set in a Motion project. You can set project markers, or you can set object markers. Now object markers are tied to individual objects. So if we look at our comp right now, you'll notice the only thing that we have imported is this Hiphop audio track. So I am going to go ahead select that track. Now to add a marker, all you need to do is press the letter M on your keyboard.

Now, before I press the letter M, I'...

Adding audio markers
Video duration: 7m 7s 9h 1m Beginner Updated Aug 27, 2015

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Adding audio markers provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the Motion 5 Essential Training

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