How to Cheat in Motion

How to Cheat in Motion

by Patrick Sheffield


$40.46 $44.95 Save 10% Current price is $40.46, Original price is $44.95. You Save 10%.
View All Available Formats & Editions
Usually ships within 1 week


Creative solutions without the filler. That is what you get from this practical guide to enhancing your titles, motion graphics and visual effects with Motion. Step-by-step instruction is concisely described and lavishly illustrated. The companion CD shows the techniques at work so you can take them and run.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780240810973
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 11/17/2009
Series: How to Cheat in
Pages: 360
Product dimensions: 7.40(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Patrick Sheffield has 20 years of film and video postproduction experience with credit for more than 500 commercials, and 200 music videos, including an MTV award for Music Video Award for Best Editing in a Music Video for the REM video Everybody Hurts. As a partner in Pistolera Post, Patrick uses the Apple professional suite of applications to edit and finish material for broadcast television, DVD, and the web. His music videos have included acclaimed artists such as Madonna, Michael Jackson, Elton John, and the Rolling Stones, and he has edited all the NBC Emmy award winning PSAs The More You Know for the last 3 years. Patrick is active on the Apple Support Discussions forum for their Pro Applications, ranked as the highest poster in the Motion and Shake forums.

Table of Contents

Introduction; Breaking Up; Text Effects; Backgrounds; Enhancing Reality; Transitions; Cartoon Looks;Animation;Tricks;Sound;3D;Light and Shadow; Grab Bag; The Future

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews

How to Cheat in Motion 2.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Though written for Motion 4, all the concepts are applicable to 5.  Don't get it on a nook, though. 
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Anonymous More than 1 year ago