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Questions tagged [animation]

For questions related to graphical animations. This includes, but is not limited to sliding, tweening, rotating and resizing of shapes.

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Simple Java animation with Swing

I am learning to use Java Swing and have made a simple animation that makes a small shape bounce around the predetermined borders of a panel. The program works well, but I am looking for feedback in ...
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Alternative to setInterval and setTimeout

JavaScript's setTimeout() and setInterval() are evil and not precise: Both functions have a delay of a varying quantity of ...
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JavaScript “snow” animation

I have worked for a few hours and this is the result: ...
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Simon Says: “Make me a circular window”

This is my first time messing with non-rectangular windows and animations in WPF, so while I'm working on all the bugs I'm having with the actual game code, I'm submitting the XAML for review - I don'...
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Analyzing spoke overlaps during rotation

For a personal project that I've recently started I have to analyze the rotation of two shapes with sets of spokes, where the spokes are evenly-spaced, and split into a given number. That is, if I ...
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Cleaning up and commenting on my code for Pong game

This post is a follow-up to Simple Pong game I took the some advice from the previous post and I'm almost done with cleaning up the code. I didn't make any wrapper classes, because my game is already ...
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JavaScript Breakout Game

I'm a novice programmer who is very new to JavaScript, and animation/graphics, and I have this breakout game on my flask website. I tried to do as much as I could from scratch, and I'm unsure if my ...
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CSS3 Dropdown Menu (touch device or mouse compatible)

This may be rather basic, but I wanted to experiment and learn with some of the upcoming CSS3 techniques. I wasn't able to come up with an HTML/CSS only solution, and I had to work longer than I'd ...
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Parallax animation running well on Chrome but slow on Safari

This is the continuation of a previous question I posted here. I've improved (at least I think so) the initial script from the previous question, now storing the data in an array, it runs slightly ...
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Simple Pong game

I'm writing a simple Pong game. I have a method bounce() that makes everything run: the ball, the paddles, score etc. and it uses 12 arguments: 3 counters, 2 ...
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CSS3 transitions performance enhancement

I am building a website with heavy CSS3 transitions. The menu is hidden on the left and slides in on hover pushing the main content right. The menu contains transformed elements and has a semi ...
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Simple random falling object animation in Java

I am new to programming but I tried to make my code as readable as possible! Hopefully you can see what it does before you run the program. I did not implement an ups or fps controller, the animation ...
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Sprite animation for a game

I'm just getting started with XNA and game development in general. I followed these instructions to create a basic game, then this article to get sprite animations working. Now, I'm trying to ...
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Parallax animation, running well on Chrome but slow on Safari

I have the following script to create a parallax effect on the page using request animation frame, it runs well on Chrome, but on Safari is lagging, I think because I run too many calculations on each ...
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Update on tileMap Class

This is an update from An Update on my TileMap Class. It's a tileMap class for a top-down old-school final fantasy game. User @Tim gave me suggestions and I updated ...
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jQuery animation and rotation effects for a WordPress site

What is the best way to tidy up JavaScript code I have written? It seems very long winded, any suggestions to shorten it? Note: I'm running it on Wordpress which runs jQuery in nonconflict mode, ...
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Unidirectional Bootstrap 3 carousel

I am working on a custom Bootstrap 3 carousel, with vertical, unidirectional, slide transitions. I want to prevent slide transitions from overlapping when the bullets are clicked in random order and ...
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JavaScript canvas bouncing objects

I have been playing with JavaScript for some time now and made a simple canvas animation. I tried to make my code clean but I would like to hear your opinions about it. GitHub ...