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Apple Motion 5 Cookbook by Nick Harauz

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Analyze and Match Move

In the last recipe, Motion analyzed the clip for us and decided on the best method to stabilize a clip based on the properties we wanted to adjust. With the Analyze behavior, we choose our own point or points to track and Motion attempts to follow them through the duration of the project. We'll then take the information from our tracking points and apply the data to a match move behavior that's attached to a text element, so that it mimics the movement of the point we tracked.

Getting ready

Under the Chapter 9 exercise files double-click the 09_02 project. Playback the project. It's a series of balls that fall from the sky and bounce on the table in slow motion. We're going to analyze a few of the balls' movement as they fall ...

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