Animation in Flash CS5

This course targets a range of in-training or established IT professionals needing to learn how to use Flash without any prior experience with the product. Learners are expected to have basic computing and word-processing skills, familiarity with web terminology and Internet navigation, and experience working in a Microsoft Windows or Apple Macintosh environment.

Prerequisite
None

Expected Duration
120 minutes

Description
Adobe Flash Professional CS5 is a powerful application for creating and editing dynamic vector-based animations. Its versatile workspace and toolset enable developers to quickly create animations that can be used in a wide variety of contexts. This course introduces the learner to animating in Flash. It explores how to create multiple types of animation including inverse kinematics, frame-by-frame animation, and an improved method of creating motion tweens. Advanced animation topics such as masking and using motion presets and the Motion Editor are also covered.

Objective

Animating in Flash CS5

  • recognize how to create a frame-by-frame animation in Flash CS5
  • recognize how to preview an animation in Flash CS5
  • recognize how to use onion skinning in Flash CS5
  • recognize how to create and manipulate a motion tween in Flash CS5
  • recognize how to create a classic tween
  • recognize how to copy motion as ActionScript in Flash CS5
  • recognize how to create a basic shape tween in Flash CS5
  • recognize how to break objects apart in Flash CS5
  • recognize how to add bones to symbols to create an armature
  • recognize how to work with bones and shapes
  • recognize how to animate an armature
  • Using Advanced Animation Techniques in Flash CS5

  • recognize how to use motion presets
  • recognize how to control motion using the Motion Editor
  • recognize how to create a mask in Flash CS5
  • recognize how to edit and animate a mask in Flash CS5
  • MONTHLY SUBSCRIPTION

    $129/month
     

    ANNUAL SUBSCRIPTION

    $1295/year

    Multi-license discounts available for Annual and Monthly subscriptions.