Get Inspired – 4 Tricks to Make Rich Animation

Creating rich animation with Vyond Studio is easy. Impress your audience with these tricks:

  • Using animated props
  • Switching character actions
  • Using looping backgrounds
  • Creating scene transitions with props

Trick 1 – Animated Props. Use this video template >

Follow these steps:

  1. Search for a prop with a keyword. In your results. Thumbnails with a magnifier icon at the corner are static while those with a small play icon are animated.
  2. Preview props and pick your favorite one.
  3. Done!

Trick 2 – Switching Character Actions. Use this video template >

Follow these steps:

  1. Duplicate the character.
  2. Place the 2nd character on the same position as the 1st one.
  3. Change the action of the 2nd character.
  4. Expand the timeline. Select both characters and add the “instant” enter effect.
  5. Adjust the timing of the effects.
  6. Done!

Trick 3 – Looping Backgrounds. Use this video template >

Follow these steps:

  1. Search “animated” in the background panel.
  2. Select an animated background.
  3. Add an object in the middle of the scene.
  4. Done!

Trick 4 – Scene Transitions with Props. Use this video template >

Follow these steps:

  1. Prepare two scenes.
  2. Add a prop to the 1st scene. Scale it until it covers the whole stage.
  3. Copy the prop and paste it to the 2nd scene.
  4. Add the “slide left” enter effect to the prop in the 1st scene and delay its entering time.
  5. Go to the 2nd scene. Add the “slide left” exit effect to the prop and move the track to the beginning.
  6. Done!

*Tip: You can use Asset View to replace props. This feature is available to Professional and Enterprise subscribers only.

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