View Full Version : animating footage speed
10-17-2002, 09:36 PM
A while ago I asked on this board. how to animate the speed or footage to get the sweeping fast motion with nice smoth slowing effects like the bullets time in matrix.
I was told it wasn't possible in combustion 2, but it is! and so very eassy too.
it's that speed cariable under transform. click it to un ghost and animate a nice curve as you please! it's fantastic. Thought all should know about it
10-18-2002, 01:26 AM
Sahweet! Thanks Dude!
I'd like to differ and say that it's not possible.
The speed channel inside C* refers to the speed of an object on a motion path from point A to point B and not the actuall speed of a clip.
You can make a clip faster or slower in C* under the footage controls > output and click on frame blending so that it creates "inbetween" frames, but it's not keyframable.
To speed up a clip you need a plugin called Twixtor or something like that.
If you have achieved this i'd really like to see how and i think you should let the ppl at Discreet know too as i'm sure they would be very interested.
10-19-2002, 08:14 AM
Damn, you're right...doesn't work! Tsk Tsk! :shame:
01-13-2006, 08:00 PM
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