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Apple Motion 5 Cookbook by Nick Harauz

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Using the Link behavior

The Link behavior allows you to link the parameter values of one object to another. Let's take a look at two examples for how the link behavior can be used to aid us in our workflow.

How to do it...

  1. Under the exercise files of this chapter, open the 03_08 project by double-clicking on it.
  2. This project consists of three layers. The background map that is scaling up uses a Grow/Shrink behavior. The two compasses remain static in the foreground.
  3. We want both compasses to rotate by the same values as the project plays. Select Compass 02 in the Layers tab and press the F1 key to go to the Properties tab.

    Ctrl + click the word Rotation and navigate to Add Parameter Behavior | Link as shown in the following screenshot. Press the ...

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