Animated Alpha

For this tutorial you will need:
PSP 7

THIS TUTORIAL IS WRITTEN WITH THE BEGINNER TO PSP IN MIND :)

THANK YOU TO SEVENOAKSART FOR ALPHABET - I CHOSE THE TEDDIES :))

OPEN ANIMATION SHOP AND OPEN YOUR LETTERS ON YOUR WORKSPACE - YOU WILL FOLLOW THE SAME INSTRUCTIONS FOR EACH LETTER YOU USE :)

WE WILL OPEN A NEW WORK SPACE - THE SIZE WILL DEPEND ON THE NAME YOU ARE USING - WE CAN ALWAYS CROP AWAY ANY UNWANTED SPACE ONE WE ARE DONE

GO TO FILE - NEW TYPE IN YOUR SIZE - I CHOSE 700 X 150 - TRANSPARENT BACKGROUND TICKED

WE NEED FOUR FRAMES AS OUR TEDDIES HAVE FOUR LETTERS IN EACH SO WITH THE BLANK FRAME HIGHLIGHTED GO TO

EDIT - DUPLICATE  SELECTED   DO THIS FOUR TIMES

HIGHLIGHT YOUR FIRST LETTER THAT YOU ARE USING AND GO TO EDIT - SELECT ALL

THEY WILL ALL TURN BLUE

WITH YOUR MOUSE - HOLDING DOWN A LEFT CLICK - DRAG YOUR LETTERS UP ON TO YOUR NEW WORK SPACE

FOLLOW THIS WITH ALL YOUR LETTERS

 

ONCE YOU HAVE ALL YOUR LETTERS IN PLACE WE CAN GET RID OF ANY UNNEEDED SPACE

SELECT YOUR CROP ICON AND CROP AROUND YOUR LETTERS - THEN DOUBLE CLICK IN THE CENTRE -  THAT YOUR LETTERS CROPPED

GO TO VIEW - ANIMATION YOU WILL NOW SEE YOUR ANIMATED LETTERS

AS YOU CAN SEE THE ABOVE FRAMES ARE SET AT 15 - THAT'S A BIT TO FAST FOR ME - TO CHANGE IT

WITH YOUR FIRST FRAME HIGHLIGHTED - GO TO EDIT - SELECT ALL - ANIMATION - ANIMATION PROPERTIES

I USED 20 - CLICK OK

NOW WE CAN SAVE OUR WORK BY GOING TO FILE - SAVE AS

Tutorial written by Lyn
Tutorials Robbie, Lyn & Shell 2002
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