• What is animation?
A sequence of images that create the illusion of movement when played in succession
• Why use animation?
Easierto show someone how something works then trying to explain it
o Indicated movement
o Illustrates change over time
o Visualize 30 objects
o Attracts attention
• How does animation work?
Simulation of movement Dseries of pictures that have objects in slightly different
Eachdrawing is called a frame (a snapshot of what's happening at a particular moment )
Frame rate:indicated the playback speed of the animation in frames per second
• Cell animation (also called traditiona lanimation ,classical animation ,hand-drawn animation,
frame by frame animation )
Animator must draw every single frame by hand
Snow white= first full length animated cell based movie (1937) • Pathbasedanimation
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