Animation is the rapid display of a sequence of images of 2-D artwork
or model positions in order to create an illusion of movement.
Animation makes static presentations come alive.
It is visual change over time and can add great power to our
A traditional form of animation used in the production of
cartoons or animated movies where each frame of the
scene is drawn by hand.
A full-length feature film produced using cel animation
would often require a million or more drawings to complete.
Subset of both computer graphics and animation technologies.
It is the creation of moving images (animation) using computer
It is the study of the movement and motion of structures that have
joints, such as a walking man.
Such type of animation are usually used in the areas like
Morphing is popular effect in which one image transforms into
The morphed images were built at a rate of 8 frames per second,
with each transition taking a total of 4 seconds.
Director *.dir, *.dcr
AnimationPro *.fli, *.flc
3D Studio Max *.max
SuperCard and Director *.pics
Flash *.fla, *.swf
3D Studio Max
Video is an electronic medium for the recording, copying,
playback, broadcasting, and display of moving visual media.
Number of frames per second
Pixel per inch
Analog video is a video signal transferred by an analog signal.
An analog color video signal contains luminance, brightness (Y)
and chrominance (C) of an analog television image.
When combined into one channel, it is called composite video
as is the case, among others with NTSC, PAL and SECAM.
Digital video is a representation of moving visual images in the
form of encoded digital data.
This is in contrast to analog video, which represents moving
visual images with analog signals.
Including serial digital interface (SDI), Digital Visual Interface
(DVI), High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) and
MPEG-2 Combination of audio and video compression.
Mov QuickTime Movie Format
MP4 MPEG-4 is a versatile file format that can include audio,
video, images and animations.
DAT Digital Data Storage. Data file format that can be used for
text, graphics or binary data.
VOB Video Object is a MPEG-2 DVD video movie file.
AVI Audio Video Interleaved , High video quality, but a large