How to make Camera & Light animation by Aurora 3D Animation Maker

Aurora 3D Animation Maker released a new version to let the users make 3d camera and light animation to create more stunning 3d animation effect.  So, you can learn how to make these animation by this tutorial, the animation functions added on the key-frame timeline, that’s easy to use.

1. We can create a text in the rendering window and change it font and style. Before we haven’t camera animation, we need to make many key-frame to make it move, but now we don’t need make many key-frame, just use camera animation to do it.

2. Select the text and choose “Camera Ani” from the animation list at the left of the timeline. [Read more…]

How to Change 3D object’s Rotate Center by Aurora3D Software

1. Actually our software can’t change the center of object, but we can change center of a group. So we can create a transparent object and make a group with any object, then change the rotate center for the group.

2. For example, if we want to change the center of this “Metal” text. First, I need create a shape or any other object. Then, set this shape’s transparent to “0”, include the surface and the side.

3. We need select the shape and the text, click arrange button, and select “Same Position”. Because we need make the shape’s center as same as the text. [Read more…]

Aurora 3D Animation Maker by Findmysoft Editor’s Review Rating 5 stars

Aurora 3D Animation Maker Awards | Aurora 3D Animation Maker Editor’s Review Rating
Aurora 3D Animation Maker has been reviewed by Jerome Johnston on 16 Oct 2012. Based on the user interface, features and complexity, Findmysoft has rated Aurora 3D Animation Maker 5 out of 5 stars, naming it Essential.

If you are a constant web surfer, you have probably noticed those great looking intros presented on some Flash websites. The same kind of intros are also included in some TV news programs or software video reviews. You may want to be able to produce such intros yourself, but unfortunately, applications that offer this functionality are usually too difficult to master and also take up a lot of system resources. Fortunately, there are programs which really work, without cluttering the system.

One of these applications is Aurora 3D Animation Maker. This Windows application allows you to create any kind of 3D text animation, which can be integrated with any kind of project. After installing and running the application, a welcome screen will be displayed, in which the user can select the animation template that he would like to use. There are numerous templates to choose from and each can be completely modified.

After selecting the desired template, the user will be able to preview it directly in the program’s interface using the integrated player. Modifying a template only requires double-clicking on the text and entering a new one. Advanced users can also modify the text movement, shadows, lights and so on.

In case the user would like to create a 3D text animation from scratch, he will be able to use multiple objects, colors, text types, frames, icons and so on. Each object can be completely modified and animated. What’s more, Aurora 3D Animation Maker allows importing 3D models from other compatible applications, like 3D Studio Max. After the project is created, the user will be able to render it either using OpenGL or DirectX and also export it to an image or video file. Aurora 3D Animation Maker supports multiple formats when saving projects and allows customizing quality settings for each of them.

Pros:
It allows you to create complex 3D text animations by using customized templates or with the help of a large object library. Besides that, animations can be directly previewed in the program’s interface. Furthermore, 3D animations can be exported to various image or graphical formats and the quality for each of them can be customized.

Cons:
Fully using the application requires some knowledge and experience in working with 3D applications.

Aurora 3D Animation Maker allows you to quickly create any kind of 3D text animation, using numerous templates and a large object library.

You can download Aurora 3D Animation Maker free here.

How to Distort and Relatively move your 3D Design in Aurora3D

1. Sometimes, we need make some special shape and text, our products provide some distort and relatively move, rotate function between shape and text. In this tutorial, we can learn how to make it. First, we can create a object, has a shape and text.

2. Select the object, and switch to “Design” tab. Set the shape distort type and value. [Read more…]

How to use Freehand Shape to create Special 3D Object

1. When you need draw a shape by yourself, you can use the freehand tool. You can free to draw some special shape with your mouse. Create point and link it with Bezier. First, click the freehand button on the left toolbar.

2. On the freehand shape dialog, we can create some shapes or import svg or font shape and adjust it, or we can directly draw a shape. For the efficiency, we create a circle and adjust it. [Read more…]