Unit II Lesson V -- Create an animation PT IV add audio and use timing in animation
Music will set the mood of your animation, it can be suspenseful, romantic, frightening, relaxing, etc. You can also add your own music (you will learn more about how to do this when you complete the lesson on "stuff").
View the tutorial below "Adding Audio to Animations". When you have finished click the back button in your browser to return to this page.
Timing is crucial in your animation; the human brain has limitations on how quickly it can process information, if the limits are pushed to far it may hinder your audience’s ability to gain value from your animation. If the animation is too fast or there is too much text in one screen the audience becomes distracted or frustrated and may not be able to process the information effectively. View the tutorial below on timing and Special Effects. When you have finished click the back button in your browser to return to this page.
The following tutorial contains many hints and suggestions to "tweak" your animation. View the animation and use any of the suggestions to improve your animation.
Look over your animation to be sure the timing is right and use some of the suggestions to "tweak" your project. While working on your project if you have any questions place them in the discussion area below and I will be sure to answer them quickly.