In the previous sections, we used the
moveCamera() method on the
GoogleMap object. It changes the camera and updates the view immediately. You may have noted that, during the transformation, there is no animation and it is not smooth. So, in order to make smoother transformations, we need to use animations.
Using animation is very simple. Replace the
moveCamera() method with the
animateCamera() method. It would be similar to:
To get more control over the animation, we can use the same
animateCamera() method with more parameters. They are as follows: