Shape Hints

Some articles on shape, shape hints, shapes:

Key Frame - Animation By Means of Computer Graphics - Keyframing - As Applied To Shape Transformations
... In a shape transformation, the first keyframe contains the original shape, while the ending keyframe contains the transformed shape ... Shape transformations defined by keyframes cannot accurately show how the shape will be transformed in between the two keyframes ... In Adobe Flash, shape hints can be added to both original and transformed shapes to give the program a better idea of the interpolation ...

Famous quotes containing the words hints and/or shape:

    The passions seldom give good advice but to the interested and mercenary. Resentment generally suggests bad measures. Second thoughts and good nature will rarely, very rarely, approve the first hints of anger.
    Horace Walpole (1717–1797)

    The following general definition of an animal: a system of different organic molecules that have combined with one another, under the impulsion of a sensation similar to an obtuse and muffled sense of touch given to them by the creator of matter as a whole, until each one of them has found the most suitable position for its shape and comfort.
    Denis Diderot (1713–1784)