Photoshop Timeline: 2D animations explained

Learn how to use Photoshop's Timeline panel, to animate normal layers, smart objects, and text layers.

REQUIREMENTS:
  • Photoshop :
    CC → CS6
SKILLS LEVEL:
  • Advanced

This tutorial will show you how to use Photoshop's Timeline panel, to animate normal layers, smart objects, and text layers. The video takes you through the basic concepts, such as the timeline, the keyframes, the layer animation properties. You'll learn how to use the "Position", "Transform", "Opacity", and "Style" properties, to animate layers. You will also learn how to export the animation as MP4 video file, or as a MOV file with transparency.

The video has no sound; instructions are provided via callouts.


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