10 Parameter wiring

Automate your animation with parameter wiring, and animate multiple objects by changing just one parameter.


To simplify the animation process, you can set up custom parameters that pertain to just the values you want to animate, and put all the new parameters in one central location. Then you can wire (connect) these custom parameters to real parameters to create a useful interface for your animation needs.

While programming experience and math skills are helpful for doing parameter wiring, they’re not essential to take advantage of this powerful tool.

Wiring 101

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