Date: 26.5.2010, 17:9 Total views: 24946
In this flash lesson, you will learn how to create ocean text banner using the adobe after effects and flash. You don't have to use action script code to make this lesson. This banner can be used for any web site or for some presentation.
Create a new after effects composition. Set the Width of Your composition to 300 and Height to 200 px. For Preset set Custom, for Pixel Aspect Ratio set Square Pixels and set the Frame Rate to 34 fps.
Select the Horizontal Type Tool (Ctrl+T) and type any text on the Stage.
Choose Window > Effects&Presets (Ctrl+5).
In the Effects&Presets Panel choose Animation Presets > Text > Organic > Ocean Tide. See the picture below!
Using the Selection Tool (V) and drag and drop technique, move the Ocean Tide effect from Effects&Presets panel on the text on the stage.
Go now to the Timeline and reduce the length of the film to the length of the animation.
After that, choose Composition > Trim Comp To Work Area.
Choose now File > Export > Adobe Flash (Swf).
Create a new flash document. Set the Width of Your document to 300 and Height to 200 px. Set any color as background color and set the Frame Rate to 34 fps.
Create a new Movie Clip (Ctrl+F8) and name it OceanText_mc.
Call the current layer ocean text.
Choose now File > Import > Import to Stage (Ctrl+R) and Import a swf file that we just made in After Effects.
Go back on the main stage (Scene 1). After that, drag the Text Movie Clip from the Flash Library on the Flash Stage using the Selection Tool (V) and drag and drop technique.
Click now on frame 347 (last keyframe of animation) and hit F5 key.
Download source file (.fla)