5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Persistence of Vision
- Morphing Animation
- Streaming Rate
- Programming or Scripting-Based Animation
- a Dragging the playhead across the timeline in order to preview the animation.
- b refers to the way our eyes retain images for a split second longer than they actually appear, making a series of quick flashes appear as one continuous picture.
- c The rate in frames per second at which the movie is downloaded.
- d Requires knowledge of a programming or scripting language.
Example: Rollover or Mouseover
When the mouse is moved over an image, it changes to a different image so quickly that it looks as if the change has occurred in a single instant.
Created by using scripting
languages such as
- e The term morphing comes from the word metamorphosis, which is the transformation of one thing into another.
The beginning image is inserted.
The ending image is inserted. The computer performs the tweening to generate a sequence of images, each of which is slightly different from the one it follows to gradually morph the two objects.
For example, a photograph of one person might gradually morph into a picture of another person.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Process of manipulating real-world objects and photographing them one frame at a time.
Very popular method with the film industry until computer generated imagery became possible.
Now used mainly in clay animation.
- The part of the animation program window that organizes and controls an animation's content over time using layers and frames.
In video-editing software, where source clips, transitions, and audio files are arranged to create the video.
- refers to the way our eyes retain images for a split second longer than they actually appear, making a series of quick flashes appear as one continuous picture.
- An animation process in which frames are created between the keyframes that are needed to create the illusion of movement.
- Rollovers are extremely important for navigation buttons on user interface designs.
Web pages ■ CBT programs
Kiosks ■ CD-ROM Training
Games ■ CDs and DVDs.
5 True/False questions
Library → Stores frequently used graphics, movie clips, and buttons.
Plug-in → A hardware or software application that adds a specific feature to a browser.
Computer Generated Animation → All images, objects and animation are created on the computer.
Typically uses 3-D images.
Adds two steps to the animation process.
Modeling - process of creating a wireframe structure of the 3-D objects and scenes.
Rendering - process of applying colors, textures, shadows, transparency, etc. to create the final image or animation.
Bandwidth → The standard format for sound on computers running the Windows operating system.
WAV files produce high-quality sound.
Generate large file sizes
MP3 → MP3 is a standard format for music files sent over the Internet that compresses music or other types of audio.