Motion Graphics

Motion graphics are graphics that use video footage and/or animation technology to create the illusion of motion or rotation, and are usually combined with audio for use in multimedia projects. Motion graphics are usually displayed via electronic media technology, but may be displayed via manual powered technology (e.g. thaumatrope, phenakistoscope, stroboscope, zoetrope, praxinoscope, flip book) as well. The term is useful for distinguishing still graphics from graphics with a transforming appearance over time without over-specifying the form.
Posts about Motion Graphics
  • 2D and 3D Animation: Know the Differences

    … by our motion team for the University at Albany during the 2013 holidays. Jeff Fugelsang, a motion graphics designer on Overit’s Motion team, likens the comparison between 2D and 3D animation to the difference between drawing and sculpting. Either form can be customized to fit a wide range of styles and purposes, so selecting a technique really…

    Olivia Fuller/ Overit- 6 readers -
  • How To Pick The Right Video Type For Your Message

    … to consumers, or other businesses. These are also great for charities, since they can explain why and how they got started, and what they hope to achieve. Product Video Unlike explainers or overviews, product videos focus solely on a product. In uses for IAAS, or web and mobile applications, there’s usually a screen capture demonstration or stylized…

    Nick Vaka/ Visual.lyin Content Twitter How To's YouTube- 13 readers -
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