Video Software: How to Control the Timing Pane in Motion 5


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Controlling the Timing pane

Motion is a great tool to design in, but where it's most fun is when you get things moving. In order to properly get things going, you should have a healthy understanding of just how to control timing with the Timing pane. So if you don't already have it opened, press F6 to open the Timing pane. In here, you'll see I have a Circles layer that actually has the word STRETCH, as well as 3 circles, and I also have a Background_Video layer which contains our Railing video.

So let me just deselect everything and press the spacebar to begin playback. As you can see, I've got this kind of cool, funky, rack-focus-thing going on here. What we want to do is focus on a certain section of this video, maybe right around two seconds here, and I want these three circles to pop on and then have the word STRETCH pop on. So in order to trim a layer within the Timing pane, you want to have that layer selected and then press I to trim the in point for that layer.

Now since I want these to go ...

Controlling the Timing pane
Video duration: 6m 29s 9h 1m Beginner Updated Aug 27, 2015

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Controlling the Timing pane provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the Motion 5 Essential Training

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Video
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Motion
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