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Spring Presentation

21.3.2011, 21:40    Total views: 23127
Today is the first day of spring. In this flash tutorial, You will see how to create spring presentation using some special flash tips and tricks. Let's start!


Step 1

First, save the image below that we will use for this lesson as background.

Step 2

Create a new flash document. Press Ctrl+J key on the keyboard (Document Properties) and set the width of your document to 440 pixels and the height to 275 pixels. Select any color as background color. Set your Flash movie's frame rate to 36 and click ok.

Step 3

Call the current layer spring. Double-click on its default name (Layer 1) to change it. Press Enter once you have typed in the new name!

Step 4

Choose now File > Import > Import to stage (Ctrl+R) and import image that you just saved in step 1 into a flash stage. While the photo 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.

Step 5

While the image is still selected, hit F8 key (Convert to Symbol) to convert it into a Movie Clip Symbol.

Step 6

Click now on frame 45 and hit F6 key. 

Step 7

Go back on the first frame, select the Selection Tool (V) and click once on the photo to select it.Then, go to the Properties Panel (Ctrl+F3) below the stage. Select Filters tab from the left side. Click after that on the plus icon and select the Blur filter. Make the adjustments as follows:

Step 8

Click on the Properties Button. On the right, you will see the Color menu. Select Alpha in it and put it down to 5%.

Step 9

Select now Tint in it and make the adjustments as follows:

Step 10

Right-click anywhere on the gray area between frame 1 and 45 on the timeline and choose Create Motion Tween from the menu that appears.

Step 11

Select frame 20 and hit F6 key. After that, hit F6 key five times. See the picture below!

Step 12

Go back on frame 21 and move image a little up using the arrows key on the keyboard.

Step 13

Go back on frame 22 and move image a little down.

We're done!

Test Your presentation and enjoy!

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