2D Animation/Raster Images

Raster images are used in Animation e.g.

  • for tutorials with screenshots,
  • a stop motion approach with a sequence of JPG images,
  • sequence of images that are extracted as frames from a video,
  • ...
JPG image with decreasing quality of raster encoding. Quality reduces from left to right

Learning Task edit

  • Identify use cases for the application of raster images in comparison to vector images.
  • Snapshots from your camera are provide as raster images. How could you use the snapshots as background images for your animation. Let a raster images move in that camera image. Create a bouncing circle with the Pencil2D animation.

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