Total Training for Adobe Flash CS4 Professional: New Animation Techniques

Video Description

Total Training for Adobe Flash Professional CS4: New Animation Techniquesshows you all about the brand new tools of Flash CS4; the Motion Tween, 3D animation and Inverse Kinematics (IK). After watching this series, you'll be creating stunning faster and more easily than ever before!

Table of Contents

  1. CHAPTER 1: MOTION TWEENS & THE MOTION EDITOR
    1. Introduction 00:00:06
    2. Creating a Screen Build Animation 00:05:46
    3. Using Motion Presets 00:07:33
    4. Modifying a Motion Tween & Creating a Static Frame Span 00:06:49
    5. Creating a Motion Tween from Scratch 00:05:17
    6. Adjusting Frame Properties 00:06:28
    7. Introducing the Motion Editor Panel 00:06:23
    8. Editing Property Keyframes in the Motion Editor 00:03:33
    9. Creating Property Keyframes 00:04:48
    10. Controlling Color Effects 00:04:58
    11. Using Filters in the Motion Editor 00:06:10
    12. Finishing Up the Animation 00:08:04
  2. CHAPTER 2: WORKING WITH EASING CURVES
    1. Introduction 00:00:06
    2. Using the Easing Property 00:08:01
    3. Working with Easing in the Motion Editor Panel 00:06:06
    4. Creating Easing Curves 00:06:25
    5. Applying Multiple Simple Eases 00:10:09
    6. Using a Start and Stop Easing Curve 00:07:58
    7. Editing Bezier Motion Curves 00:05:34
    8. Using Periodic Easing Curves 00:10:55
    9. Using the Sawtooth, Square & Random Easing Curves 00:07:55
    10. Creating Custom Easing Curves 00:04:22
    11. Modifying a Motion Preset in the Motion Editor 00:03:45
  3. CHAPTER 3: WORKING WITH 3D ANIMATION
    1. Introduction 00:00:06
    2. Basic 3D Properties 00:08:53
    3. 3D Rotation & Translation Tools 00:08:08
    4. Creating a 3D Motion Tween 00:05:05
    5. Working with 3D in the Motion Editor Panel 00:08:21
    6. Creating & Using a 3D Motion Preset 00:07:03
    7. Finishing Up the Animation 00:13:25
  4. CHAPTER 4: 3D ANIMATION USING ACTIONSCRIPT
    1. Introduction 00:00:06
    2. 3D Properties in AS3 00:07:17
    3. Animating in 3D 00:04:12
    4. Setting up Button Controls for Each Axis 00:06:45
    5. Using 3D in a Tween 00:05:39
    6. Exploring the Photo Viewer App 00:11:01
    7. Using 3D for the Viewer Animation 00:05:41
  5. CHAPTER 5: ANIMATING WITH INVERSE KINEMATICS
    1. Introduction 00:00:06
    2. Introducing the Bone Tool 00:05:06
    3. Animating the Armature 00:02:47
    4. Editing Bones 00:08:31
    5. Adjusting Armature & Bone Properties 00:07:34
    6. Constructing Bones to Animate a Character 00:06:53
    7. Modifying Bone Joint Properties & Arranging Stacking Order 00:04:03
    8. Tweaking Pivot Points & Posing the Character 00:08:16
  6. CHAPTER 6: USING IK TO CONTROL A SHAPE TWEEN
    1. Introduction 00:00:06
    2. Setting Up an IK Shape 00:06:00
    3. Binding Points to the Bones 00:06:40
    4. Animating Multiple Shapes 00:03:58
    5. Credits 00:00:12

Product Information

  • Title: Total Training for Adobe Flash CS4 Professional: New Animation Techniques
  • Author(s): John Ulliman
  • Release date: April 2009
  • Publisher(s): Total Training
  • ISBN: 0827911369145