Filling Text Animation Tutorial
Part III -Animation
by Storme Designs
Now on with the Filling or disappearing fill!
After you launched Animation Shop, you will open the
Animation Wizard. Go to File and click on Animation
The Wizard will open a box, as pictured below.
Click on Same size as the the first image frame. Then,
the Next button at the bottom of the box. The box below
Click on Transparent. Then click the Next button at the
In this window, click on centered in the frame, and with the
same canvas color. Then click Next at the bottom again.
Click on repeat the animation indefinitely and then how long you
want each frame displayed. I chose 27 for the Garden one.
Then, yes, Click the next button.
Now click on Add Image and add the images you saved to create
your animation. You can add them one at a time or hold
Control key, click on each one you wish to add, and they will
be added all at once. If you do that, then move them up or
in the order you saved them. Now if you want the opposite
effect, of emptying, then add them from last saved to first
saved or vice versa. Now click the Next button.
The above will show. Click the finish button at the
Your animation will now show as pictures in frames, as below.
You can view your animation or just save it.
After you view it click it off, then save your framed image.
When you click on save as your gif optimization wizard will
open. You can save with the defaults or use my settings
Click the Next button and the Next button after the next
window and then the Finish buttons, and your animation
is saved. I always save twice just in case one doesn't
correctly. Also, I've learned if you've been doing a lot
graphic work, the animation may not save, if you've used
too much resources or memory. So you may want
to shut down your computer and then reboot and work in
The Animation Shop.
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