Adding still images to Motion


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Adding still images to Motion

One of my favorite things to do in Motion is play with still images. With the addition of 3D Space in Motion 3, that really helped open some new creative directions. Now with shadows and reflections in Motion 4 we can really go nuts. But before we start going crazy with our stills, it's important to understand some technical basics about importing still images into Motion. So let's get started by navigating to our Exercise Files, and scrolling down and then open our Media folder and then there you should find a folder called Still_Images.

Now in here, I have five images from trip out West and as I select them, you'll notice they are all rather large in size. Now if you open these images in Photoshop, you'd notice they are 300 dpi. That's really kind of overkill for what we are doing here in Motion because video only supports 72 dpi worth of information. So when I import this image into Motion, it's actually only going to deal with 72 dpi to actually render out in m...

Adding still images to Motion
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Adding still images to Motion provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the Motion 4 Essential Training

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