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How to Cheat in Adobe Flash CS4 by Chris Georgenes

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Combining Effects

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THERE ARE SOME animated effects that look so advanced, it’s difficult to determine how they were actually made. It is often assumed the skill level necessary to create such advanced motion graphics is well out of the reach of the average Flash user.

Not true in most cases. When we watch animated motion graphics, if the frame rate is fast enough, the human eye may not be able to see everything that is happening. As a result, our mind fills in what may not even be there. The good news is, we can use this natural shortcoming of the human eye to our own advantage when creating “advanced” motion effects. In my experience I have discovered ...

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