Flash tutorials
Home 3D (2) Actionscripting (66) Animation (108) Audio (4) Drawing (7) Full flash sites (4) Getting Started (15) Navigation (25) Special Effects (61) Text Effects (38)

Moving animation

5.10.2007, 15:11    Total views: 112888

This tutorial will show you how to create simple moving animation in flash with no action script.This animation you can use for some banner, picture presentation, header animation.... This tutorial is so easy for create, but in the same time very useful and attractive.



Step 1

Create a new flash document.


Step 2

Select Modify > Document. Set the dimensions of your Flash movie to 250 by 250 pixels and set the speed (frame rate) to 24 fps. Select any color as background color Click ok.



Step 3

Find some large picture on the internet or somewhere that You will be use for this lesson. You can also if you like, download my picture and use it for this tutorial.

Step 4

Choose File > Import > Import to Stage (Shortcut key: Ctrl+R) and Import that picture into a Flash stage.

Step 5

While the picture is still selected, go to the Align Panel (Ctrl+K) and do the following:

1. Make sure that the Align/Distribute to Stage button is turned on,
2. Click on the Align horizontal center button and
3. Click the Align vertical center button.



Now, you have aligned the picture with the background.

Step 6

Take the Selection Tool (V) and double click on layer 1 to rename its name into a picture.

Step 7

After that, click on frame 60 and press F6 key.Then, move your picture a little right using the arrows key or by mouse.

Step 8

Click on frame 120 and move the picture a little up and left.

Step 9

Click on frame 180 and press again F6 key.Then, move the picture a little down and right.

Step 10

Click on frame 240, and repeat step 5, to aligned the picture again with the background.

Step 11

Choose right-click anywhere on the gray area between the frame 1 and 60 frame 60 and 120, frame 120 and 180 and frame 180 an 240 on the timeline and choose Create Motion Tween from the menu that appears.See the picture below.



Test your Movie (Ctrl+Enter)

Enjoy!

Download source file (.fla)

Have questions about this tutorial?
Visit our friendly Community Forums!
Digg it! Add this tutorial to del.icio.us! Furl it! Add this tutorial to reddit! Spurl it! Add this tutorial to technorati!

Top tutorials

1. Advanced full flash site - Part 1
Total views: 295052

2. High-tech city animation
Total views: 244897

3. Water effect
Total views: 226126

4. Photo slide show
Total views: 208631

5. Special Picture Effect
Total views: 184213



Related links