The famous animated movie development resource – VideoScribe owned by Sparkol Limited, has presented fresh elements for web designers at its domain.
This platform can assist companies to acquire more online clients by developing promotional videos for branding purposes.
The most prominent enhancement within this latest version 3.3 is the possibility of altering the color of library images.
For starting, install the software on your computer by reaching this web page providing instructions to download Sparkol App !
After installing, notice a shortcut thumbnail icon on your desktop for opening this application helping in styling animations for websites.
Double-click the symbol.
You would be prompted to login to your account at this domain, which you just created during the installation task.
After entering this website, you would spot the following kind of interface on your computer screen, as in the screenshot below !
We have marked four elements for explaining the different choices, facilities and benefits at this software, as follows !
- An orange rectangle border over “Online Scribes” i.e. the option to view already designed videos by you at this domain.
- A red color circle around the first icon at the left bottom for “Importing Files” i.e. any artistic drawing you would like to upload here for beginning your film content creation project.
- A dark blue bordered rounding over the second symbol (next to the previous one) which is to set user-preferences.
- Green shade circled shape around the last object with a “Question Mark” i.e. giving an option to visit the support, feedback or help section.
The remaining amenities apart from the ones in the bullet list above like “Local Scribes” is again to view your already developed videos here.
The rest of the properties visible first-hand immediately after opening the program initially, are self-explanatory.
Kindly view the introductory film by Sparkol Limited, describing the most prominent advantage of this reformed version of this application for composing interactive movies for websites !
Please remember, we are confining ourselves with only the advanced features by VideoScribe platform introduced recently.
Functionalities, utilities, arrangement and processes concerning the previous versions are being kept aside while writing this article post.
Online Video Animation Making Portal For Web Designers
To start exploring the fresh elements at this application and understanding how to undertake the facility, hit “Create a New Scribe”.
You would observe a blank canvas area for designing official film animations, as in the following screenshot !
Please note that we have included a red colored square border around the graphic figure for “Adding Images”, placed at the bottom right.
This symbol is meant for either inserting photos from the in-house picture collection, procuring from the web or uploading your own from the desktop.
Hit the same icon and it would take you to a fresh window as shown in the screenshot below !
Not very impressive. Isn’t it ? Well, this is a limitation in this program. The thumbnail symbols look a bit crude.
It may or may not be attractive for someone with only a part sense of design.
But the one with a proper natural acumen for aesthetics might feel disappointed looking at the appearance of the icons here.
However, luckily this drawback is non-consequential.
Reason being that when you select any out of these, the final projection inside the canvas is perfect for producing online content !
The resolution sharpness and visual appearance of in-house gallery symbols, once inside the work space is strikingly appealing.
In particular the objects under the sections as below, are the best !
- Interactive Alphabet.
- Food and Drink.
- Screen Elements and
However, this is just a personal preference as different web designers would have varying inclinations.
So go forward and test as many items within this new photo library and evaluate the ones you would like to utilize for your movie artwork.
Best Of The Advanced Features By VideoScribe Platform
Lets say for example one chooses “Famous People” (by the way this specific gallery was not available before) and then President Xi Jinping as follows !
A crucial factor here is that you must have noticed three small multicolored horizontal bars within the photo thumbnail before choosing the same.
This is a pre-indicator informing you that there is an alternative to modify the shade of this picture, if required.
Having said that, kindly remember that there are many photos inside this media gallery which do not have those multicolor horizontal bars.
That would help web designers to know beforehand that it is not possible to change the tone of such images after importing inside the canvas.
Observe that the current photo is deselected in the screenshot above. Now click the same and spot the difference below !
Find that we have marked a small red bordered square shape around a very faint icon which is a part of the thumbnail image above.
This is the exact small area where you need to click to be able to edit the colouring of your photo.
The selection would lead one to another window within this animated movie development resource to complete the exercise as below !
Notice that we have marked an orange outlined rectangular shape around two swatches in grey and white tinge.
Hit any or both of the samplers to explore the various shades from the chart window which crops up at your screen.
Extra Items By This Online Video Animation Making Portal
Some of the remaining elements inducted lately for creating professional movie commercials by Sparkol are as follows !
- 31 brand new images have been injected inside this picture library which has been updated with more versatile attributes for additional flexibility in designing official film animations.
- A ‘More Info’ component has been attached to help one understand the functions of each tool. Web designers can know beforehand what a button does. You may hover over any clickable icon to pre-judge what it is meant for.
- Till now, free-trial members have only been able to publish their videos to YouTube or PowerPoint. One can also download the output in either MOV or WMV formats. However the finalized file would bear a watermark in such a case.
- This upgraded version has improved the photo selection process in terms of allowing clicking anywhere within, to move or rotate it with refined handles.
- Pagination styling has been enhanced to enable clearer understanding about the arrows for going forward or backward.
- Corrected some bugs related to “Movement Timings” particularly for ingredients with a 0.0 sec interaction time.
- The ‘Move-in and Fade-in, modules sometimes previewed slower than they should. They’re real time now.
- Auto-save sometimes stopped working. But it has been fixed now.
- Ones wanting to morph objects were unable to do so when the pictures were in silhouette mode. However now one can perform that too now.
- Scrolling back and forth within various scenes, for editing text and media used to disable the ability to save changes. Now that problem has been rectified too.
- The program will remember if you modify the default font to eliminate the need for altering the same again for the rest of the project.
- The application is now equipped with DPI Scaling Support.
Feel free to view below, explainer film by Google ! Why it is important for companies to develop and promote digital videos for growing popularity !
Web designers frequently use this platform for creating professional movie commercials and upload the same on promotional sources as follows !
- YouTube Channels.
- Facebook Videos !
- LinkedIn Company Page.
- Pinterest Business.
- Quora and