Shape Hints

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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 ...

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