Animating a replicator


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Animating a replicator

Animating Replicators in Motion is very straight forward, hit F5 to open your Layers pane and select your Replicator. Go and hit F5 again to close that and choose Add Behavior, Replicator and Sequence Replicator. Open your Inspector and on the Behaviors you should see the Sequence Replicator behavior, the first thing it's doing is asking what Perimeter would we like to Add to animate. So click on the Add menu and choose Rotation.

What we are going to do is actually rotate these diamonds 180 degrees all the way through the replicated patterns. So go ahead and click and choose 180 and the first option is Sequence To, I would like you to sequence to 180 degrees. Under the Unit Size for now we will choose Object, go ahead and hit the spacebar and see what this is doing. Now it's starting from the center point for a reason, stop your playback, move your playhead back to the beginning and look at the Replicator.

Right now the Origin is set to the Center, if you choose Upper Left and hit your s...

Animating a replicator
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Animating a replicator provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the Motion 3 Essential Training

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