Motion

Creating custom color palettes

Creating custom color palettes

This week on MacBreak Studio, I show Steve Martin from Ripple Training some power-user tips for using the OS X Color Picker. It’s a strange little beast…

Working with vector graphics in Final Cut Pro X

Working with vector graphics in Final Cut Pro X

This week on MacBreak Studio, I show Steve Martin from Ripple Training how you can work with vector graphics in Final Cut Pro X. Natively, Final Cut Pro cannot import…

Creating 3D Animated Bar Charts in Motion

Creating 3D Animated Bar Charts in Motion

This week on MacBreak Studio, I show Steve Martin from Ripple Training how to build an animated 3D bar chart in Motion. There are times when an editor or motion…

Forced Projections in Motion

Forced Projections in Motion

This week on MacBreak Studio, I show Steve Martin from Ripple Training how turn a photograph into an animated scene using a “forced perspective” technique in Motion. One…

Creating and animating 3D logos in Motion

Creating and animating 3D logos in Motion

This week on MacBreak Studio, I show Steve Martin from Ripple Training how you can turn a flat logo into a 3D animation by using the text features of Motion…

Creating an animated gobo in Motion

Creating an animated gobo in Motion

This week on MacBreak Studio, I show Steve Martin from Ripple Training how to build, position, and animate a gobo in Motion. A gobo is a screen that is placed…

Orbiting objects in Motion

Orbiting objects in Motion

This week on MacBreak Studio, I show Steve Martin from Ripple Training how to approach a basic animation task in Motion. The genesis of today’s episode was a…

Creating Neon Lights in Motion

Creating Neon Lights in Motion

This week on MacBreak Studio, I show Steve Martin from Ripple Training one method for creating flickering neon lights in Motion. The technique I use centers around using the 3D…

Retiming animations in Motion

Retiming animations in Motion

This week on MacBreak Studio, I show Steve Martin from Ripple Training some tips for retiming animations in Motion. Now, retiming of video clips in Motion quick, easy, and quite…

Motion blur in Final Cut Pro X – via Motion

Motion blur in Final Cut Pro X – via Motion

This week on MacBreak Studio, I show Steve Martin from Ripple Training how you can create realistic motion blur right inside of Final Cut Pro X – thanks to my…

Rigging Behaviors in Motion for Final Cut Pro X

Rigging Behaviors in Motion for Final Cut Pro X

This week on MacBreak Studio, I show Steve Martin from Ripple Training how you can “rig” behaviors in Motion so that the Final Cut Pro X editor can…

Building a Motion Graphics Toolkit in Final Cut Pro X

Building a Motion Graphics Toolkit in Final Cut Pro X

This week on MacBreak Studio, Steve Martin from Ripple Training gives us some insight regarding his workflow for building motion graphics using both Motion and Final Cut Pro X. While…

Creating an optical illusion in Motion

Creating an optical illusion in Motion

Learn how to create the “Crazy Circle Illusion” in Motion using shapes, replicators, and behaviors. Download the free project media files here:http://www.rippletraining.com/article&#8230…

Publishing a shape from Motion to Final Cut Pro X

Publishing a shape from Motion to Final Cut Pro X

This week on MacBreak Studio, I show Steve Martin from Ripple Training how you can once again use Motion to improve on the motion graphics capabilities of Final Cut Pro…

3D text & replicators in Motion

3D text & replicators in Motion

This week on MacBreak Studio, I show Steve Martin from Ripple Training the power of combining multiple concepts in Motion. The concepts we bring together in today’s example…