Using the text generator


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Using the text generator

Sometimes when you're editing, it's the little things that can be really, really frustrating. If you've ever had that extra long credit roll or somebody just wanting a time clock to count down, sometimes those things can get a little bit complicated. Well in Motion 4, Apple actually created some pretty neat text tools built into the Generators. So to see what I'm talking about, click on the Library tab and under Generators let's look at the Text Generators. The first one is File.

This is pretty neat. It will reference an external file and bring it up one line at a time. This is great because you can go back and edit the file and then once it's finalized you can render your files out. The two text generators we're going to use for this project are Numbers and Time and Date. Let's get started with Numbers and they apply just like any other generator. So just drag the Numbers Generator right out into the canvas and you'll notice it immediately just dropped w...

Using the text generator
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Using the text generator provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the Motion 4 Essential Training

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