Join Chris Converse for an in-depth discussion in this video Animating Smart Objects, part of Design the Web: Video Graphics and Animation.
Next I want to animate the olive branch.…So, in the Timeline panel, let's open up the properties for olive branch.…Now since we're working with a smart object instead of Position we have Transform as a property.…Let's bring the playhead back to the 1 second and 15 frame mark.…Let's activate Transform. Let's bring the playhead back out to the 3 second mark…and now to transform this object we can hit cmd or ctrl + T. This will give us our transform.…First we're going to scale this up. Bring this up to about 65%. Let's also rotate this,…let's rotate it about -60 degrees and then let's grab the entire object and let's move it off the stage.…
Once we have it positioned properly, let's hit Return, that will commit the transform…and then that will automatically create a second transform keyframe in the timeline.…Now, if we click and drag this, we'll get a sense that the olive branch is moving toward…us, and is animating and rotating off the stage.…Now that we've animated the first transformation of the smart object, next we'll animate the…
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