Animating paint strokes


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Animating paint strokes

An animated paint stroke in Motion is something extraordinarily powerful, because it's kind of like a hybrid between a moving particle system and a replicator. So naturally, that means there are so many options that it'll really make your head spin. Let's check out what we have here with this brushstroke by selecting the brush- stroke and opening the Inspector. Now as you can see when we begin playback with the spacebar, we already have some animation applied to this brushstroke.

And in the previous video, we did go back and sort of ascertain that the animation was created by using keyframes for the First Point and the Last Point Offset. But really, when you start getting into these other channels, like Stroke and Advanced, you'll really see all of the different options that are available to not only animate a brushstroke but also just specifying exactly how it looks. So there are a couple of common themes to the interface. I'm going to go ahead and expand this discl...

Animating paint strokes
Video duration: 4m 57s 9h 1m Beginner Updated Aug 27, 2015

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Animating paint strokes provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the Motion 5 Essential Training

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