Video tutorials could be updated with last version!
In this section you'll find some basic video tutorials of the most common tasks in Synfig. Feel free to ask here for any new video tutorial.
- 1 Basics of Animations
- 2 Animation
- 2.1 Flower Animation
- 2.2 How to animate with Synfig Studio
- 2.3 Following a Spline
- 2.4 Motion Tracking Tutorial
- 2.5 Pseudo IPO-drivers in Synfig
- 2.6 Animating a caped character
- 2.7 Lip Syncing
- 2.8 Walk Cycle + TimeLoop layer
- 2.9 Shiny Effects
- 2.10 Kynetic Typography
- 3 Advanced
Basics of Animations
In this sections, how to use simple part of Synfig studio, mostly one Layer usage.
Creating a Spline
Creating a Spline: This small video tutorial shows the basic steps to build a Spline. Video editing was done using Synfig itself.
Creating Circles, Rectangles and a Spline
Creating Circles, Rectangles, and a Spline: Short tutorial about creating Circles, Rectangles, and a Spline.
Curve warp demonstration
I'd like to introduce few videos about my experiments with curve warp deformation layer. Unfortunately I'm bad translator and I sounded it in russian, but I hope video is clear enough as is. If any question ask me I'll try to explain.
[Planned Part 3 of 3]
Synfig Blend Test: 22 blend methods times 15 layers = 330 boring frames. At 0.55 fps = 10 boring minutes. Enjoy!
This video tutorial shows how to do an animation of a growing flower. The tutorial roughly follows the written Doc:Flower_Animation tutorial.
How to animate with Synfig Studio
Following a Spline
A more recent 4K video has been redone with the help of the video above, English subtitles are included.
Motion Tracking Tutorial
This Tutorial shows how to list import and how to do motion tracking.
Pseudo IPO-drivers in Synfig
Zelgadis gave us this method to control playback using a variable.
Animating a caped character
A 3-part tutorial on making an animated caped character in synfig.
simple lipsync by Zmeyk : Simple method of synchronizing lips of animated character with recorded voice.
Walk Cycle + TimeLoop layer
This tutorial follows the Doc:Shiny_Effects tutorial
Micro-tutorial by Yoyobuae
How to vectorize a drawing
Realised with Synfig 1.0.x by LoboZamora
Making headturn guides using Synfig
Realised with Synfig 0.64.1 by Konstantin Dmitriev
Nota: to help to translating and caption this video : http://amara.org/v/CUeA/