You create new animation
in Absolute layers. Absolute layers include CATMotion and absolute
(keyframe animation) layers, as well as imported motion data, which
you load into an absolute layer.
Before you can start
animating you need an absolute layer to create your animation in.
To create an Absolute layer:
- Select any part of your
- On the Motion panel, go to the
Layer Manager rollout.
- Click and hold on (Abs)
so the flyout opens, and then drag down to the second Abs button.
An Absolute Layer is
created in the Layer Manager list.
- Above the list, click (Mode)
to switch to Animation mode.
You are now ready to
Assign new animation
layers as you need them. It is useful to break your animations down
into manageable segments.