ARTC 4000 2D Animation Topics
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Topics for the semester:
Apple Motion

Interface
Toolbar
Canvas
Project Pane
Timing Pane
Utility Window
HUD
Preferences
Menus

Creating and Managing Projects
Projects - Groups - Layers
Opacity and Blending
Retiming

Timeline
Keyframes
Curves

Behaviors

Text
Title and Credit Safe Areas

Particles
Replicator
Filters
Color Keying
Generators

Shapes and Masks

Audio

Exporting video

Audio Visual Relationships
Direct Synchronization
  • sound and visuals doing the same thing

  • Harmonious Relationships
  • complimentary
  • not directly linked but share some common elements

  • Contrasting relationships
  • doing opposite things

  • Dischord
  • no relationship
  • Output
    DVD Authoring
    Video recording