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Motion: Large Animation Workflow Tips
Motion is one of the more CPU efficient video effects tools available. However, there will be times when you want to do more in real time with less stops and starts. Iain Anderson shows you how.
Dec. 3, 2013
Basic Key Framing in Motion 5
It's easier than you think to create and manipulate keyframes in Apple's Motion 5. Ben Balser takes you through the essential techniques that'll have your video projects looking sleek and cool.
Aug. 20, 2013
Understanding Motion’s Camera Controls, Part 3
Using cameras in Motion can be amazing. Moving them through and around objects, switching from one to another camera... so many options. In this final part we'll build a demonstration project.
Jun. 6, 2013
Understanding Motion’s Camera Controls, Part 2
Using cameras in Motion can be amazing. Moving them through and around objects, switching from one to another camera... so many options. In part 2 of 3 we'll cover Depth of Field controls.
Jun. 5, 2013
Understanding Motion’s Camera Controls, Part 1
Using cameras in Motion can be amazing. Moving them through and around objects, switching from one to another camera... so many options. In part 1 of 3 we'll cover the basic camera controls.
Jun. 4, 2013
Animating Text In Motion Part 4, Particle Text
In part 4 of this 4-part series exclusive to the MPV Hub, Ben Balser takes you step-by-step through the process of animating text in Apple Motion 5. Be prepared for some impressive results!
Mar. 21, 2013
Animating Text In Motion Part 2, Text Paths
In part 2 of this 4-part series exclusive to the MPV Hub, Ben Balser takes you step-by-step through the process of animating text in Apple Motion 5.
Mar. 19, 2013
Animating Text In Motion Part 1, Anchor Points
In part 1 of this 4-part series exclusive to the MPV Hub, Ben Balser takes you step-by-step through the process of animating text in Apple Motion 5.
Mar. 18, 2013
Animating Lines in Motion
Drawing lines and shapes in Apple Motion is fun and easy. What about animating those lines? Ben Balser demonstrates some tricks and techniques that can be used on more complex shapes too.
Feb. 19, 2013
Drawing and Animating Cartoon Style in Apple’s Motion
Motion is an under-appreciated application. Not only can you use it to create stunning 2D and 3D motion graphics and effects, you can also create cartoon style animation as Kiri Roberts discovers.
Kiri C. Roberts
Jan. 26, 2013
Animating Shape Masks In Motion
Get animating in Apple's Motion 5 with this excellent step-by-step tutorial by Ben Balser. In this article you'll master the art of using shapes as image masks, which you'll then animate!
Jan. 8, 2013
Animating to Audio: Creating a Spectrum Analyzer in Motion 5
The Motion vs After Effects debate is becoming more and more prevalent amongst video artists. David Smith demonstrates how, despite its different way of working, Motion can create a spectral analyzer.
Aug. 26, 2012
Motion: How to Manipulate a True 3D Box
In this article Apple Motion Expert, Iain Anderson, shows you how to create a "real" 3D box and, because he's a generous sort, also provides the project files to download. Go 3D in Motion 5!
Feb. 22, 2012
Apple Motion 5 Review: Top New Features
As the dust settles after the incredible launch of Final Cut Pro X we turn our attention to the somewhat less attended to Motion 5. Released in sync with Final Cut Pro X via the Mac App Store, it’s av
Jun. 22, 2011
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