Apple Motion Professional Training #2 – Keyframes

Keyframes are an animation fundamental. If you are new to animating. or to keyframes this lesson is for you.  In this lesson we explore what keyframes are, and how to start using them in Apple Motion to create compelling motion graphics 


In this tutorial I cover the following topics:

  1. What are Keyframes?
    1. Why use keyframes?
  2. Moving an object in an animation.
    1. What kinds of things can I keyframe?
    2. How to make keyframes?
    3. How to remove keyframes?
    4. How to adjust keyframe?
  3. Animate a box shape
    1. Creating a draw on effect
    2. Fade the interior black
  4. Animate a line
  5. Animating text
    1. Animate Text position
    2. Animate Text kerning
  6. Using masks with text layers
    1. Grouping vs layer
  7. Keyframe interpolation
    1. Using the Graph editor
    2. Adjusting keyframe velocity


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If you are looking for a class in Final Cut Pro, Motion, Premiere, After Effects, or Element 3D, I am available for instruction for you or your team locally in the Milwaukee/Chicago area.

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