Solved

Flash CS3 morphing

Posted on 2008-10-11
2
1,101 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-12
I have several JPEG images and want to do the following:

1) Convert those images to graphic sysmbols
2) Make image 1 morph to image 2, then to image 3, and so forth to the last image.
.
Is the above impossible?
Please advise.
Thanks.
0
Comment
Question by:ksfok
2 Comments
 
LVL 3

Accepted Solution

by:
DrunkenELF earned 500 total points
ID: 22695234
Start off by dragging the very first image from your library (image1) and onto the stage, and then press F8 to convert it to a symbol.

Images imported into flash in any bitmap format will not be capable of being used in a shape tweened frame. This means that JPEGs, GIFs, PNGs, or whatever image format you use, it will not work in a morphing animation because they are not in vector format. Luckily for us, the Flash authoring tool can convert bitmaps to vectors for us. The command is readily available under Modify > Bitmap > Trace Bitmap. Tracing a bitmap will convert our image into a vector image that can be used normally in a shape tweened frame.
0
 

Author Comment

by:ksfok
ID: 22698455
So for morphing the images, put them in different frame on the same layer on main  timeline and convert them where they are?
0

Featured Post

Visualize your virtual and backup environments

Create well-organized and polished visualizations of your virtual and backup environments when planning VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V or Veeam deployments. It helps you to gain better visibility and valuable business insights.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
how to gather data from news site 6 52
Show/hide areas of web form 10 78
What is needed to center a flash image to the center of the page? 4 108
Flash ActionScript 6 65
There are times in your Flash CS4 application when you want more than a simple pointer or a hand, and it's hard to find an ideal walk-through to tell you what to do.  I spent a few days recently learning my way around making custom cursors in Flash,…
This guide will walk you through the essential considerations and tech stack for building scalable websites. Know how to grow your business the smart way!
The goal of the tutorial is to teach the user how to how to load their YouTube profile onto Flash Media Live Encoder.
The goal of the tutorial is to teach the user how to how to record live broadcast.

726 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question