7. Controlling the Camera

Lesson overview

In this lesson, you’ll learn how to do the following:

  • Understand the kinds of motion that are best animated with the Camera tool

  • Activate the camera

  • Hide or reveal the camera

  • Pan, rotate, and zoom the camera

  • Create depth with layers

  • Attach layers to the camera to keep them independent of camera motion

  • Apply color effects to the camera


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