Discover how easy it is to create 2D animated videos and GIFs using Adobe Animate. In this class I will introduce you to some of the key concepts in computer generated animation, such as vector drawings, symbols, keyframes, tweens and eases.
Using simple and straightforward examples I demonstrate how to draw, compose and animate characters in a delightful and lifelike way while giving you a good grasp of the principles involved.
Knowledge gained from this class can be applied other animation suites like Adobe After Effects and Toon Boom who share similar principles and processes.
What you’ll learn:
How to use Adobe Animate
The basics of vector drawing in Animate
Using the timeline and managing layers
Animating using symbols, keyframes and tweens
Creating guided movement with motion guides
Using easing to create realistic-looking animations
Simple frame-by-frame animation for a classic feel
How to create nested animations (animations containing animations)
Adding sounds to your animations
Exporting your creations as HD animated videos or GIFs