Format with the Transform Glyph Tool in Motion 5


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Formatting with the Transform Glyph tool

I like to think of working with the Transform Glyph tool as a kind of hands-on approach to formatting and animating type. If you have always kind of looked at the computer interface and thought, jeez! it would be really nice if I could just reach in there and grab that one element and sort of move it around, with tablets, I know it's getting close, but really, especially when it comes to formatting type, that tactile nature of positioning and moving things around really isn't there, and the Transform Glyph tool is the only thing I've found that really kind of makes that possible.

So to show you what I am talking about, let's look at our Studio project here. If you have been following along, you've seen how we built some of these different elements. And if you try and create playback right now just by pressing the spacebar, depending upon your system, the playback is probably pretty darn slow. As I'm looking at this, I realize exactly where this is laid out on the s...

Formatting with the Transform Glyph tool
Video duration: 5m 33s 9h 1m Beginner Updated Aug 27, 2015

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Formatting with the Transform Glyph tool provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the Motion 5 Essential Training

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