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Android 3.0 Animations by Alex Shaw

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Animating a transition between frames

After the myriad frames in frame animations, you'll be pleased to know that the next sort of animation, the transition animation, is much simpler. We want an animation to fade smoothly from one image to another, so that it is not just a sudden swap.

Animating a transition between frames

The translation is simply a fade between two frames. It can be used for showing that something has been selected or deselected, or for gradually introducing a new visual element to a scene.

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