# Tagged Questions

Questions on Mathematica's ability to create "moving pictures" from its graphical output, including exporting these animations to other formats.

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### ListAnimate — restore frames to original position after interaction during a pause

I have a ListAnimate where the frames consist of graphics made of lines and points. I want to make sure that, when the animation is paused and then resumed, all ...
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### Create movies from data files [on hold]

I've done some simulations of a trajectory of a particle and I have that trajectory saved in ".dat" files. Now I want to make an animation/movie and save it as GIF to include it on a presentation. I ...
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### Progressive animation of a sequence of points

I have two pieces of code that work. The first produces a list plot: ...
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### Animating ballistic movement [on hold]

I was tasked with creating a 3D animation of the movement of a ball through space, while taking into account influences such as the magnus effect, air drag, and rotation. In order for this to happen a ...
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### How can I reflect a graphic across a line? [closed]

I would like to make an animation that shows where a graphic (square, circle etc) would be after it is reflected over a line. Thanks
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### Small sphere circling at intersection of sphere and sinusoid [closed]

I have an equation for a sphere which is x^2 +y^2 + (z - 1)^2 == 1 and for a sinusoid which is y == Sin[x] with ...
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### Export Table to Quicktime MOV Animation

I'm tying to export a table of images to a quicktime movie with a set duration (in this example, 12.67 seconds) ...
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### Plotting the solution of $\sin(x)\sin(y)$ + elliptic cylinder

I have a problem with one of my school project :( I need to add function: $\sin(x)\sin(y)$ to elliptic cylinder $\left(\frac x a\right)^2+ \left(\frac y b\right)^2 = 1$ After few hours, only this ...
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### How to transform torus animation

How I could transform animation on this torus : ...
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### How to export the high resolution animation movie? [closed]

I would like to export high resolution animation Here is the code: ...
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### Export animation from mathematica [duplicate]

I am trying to export an animation, but got an error.. The code is very simple, the combine function is a little complex: Export["combin.gif", combine] Here is ...
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### The point movement on the torus knot

I would like to ask about the point movement on the torus knot. ...
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### Add delay to the final frame of a GIF?

I'd like for there to be a pause during the final frame in my animation, before it loops. Here's some tweekable starter code: ...
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### Animated point following a sinusoidal path on sphere

Could someone help me with animating a point following a $\sin$-like path on the sphere? It should be something like this: This green point should walking on a sine (this red line) around sphere.
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### Pulsed NMR animation

I'm new here and have never interacted with the community so excuse me if this has been asked before or if I format incorrectly or anything like that. Anyway, I'm trying to make an animation for a ...
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### Fixing text position in an animation

Following I have a simple animation with a variable displayed inside the plot. The significant digits of the variable changes as you run the animation which results in a smaller jitter on the text's ...
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### Sphere+Helix animation

This is my code: ...
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### Curve wound on torus

I'm beginner in the Mathematica and would like to do some animation based on curve function : ...
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### Animating two rotating circles

I have two circles: ...
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### How can I choose a suitable refresh rate to make a good animation of the wagon-wheel effect?

I'm trying to make an animation of a rotating wheel to show the effect of aliasing in sampled systems. Here is my code, where I use Manipulate to adjust ...
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### Point on the circle

How can I make a moving point on the circle with control? ...
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### Animation of the wavefield

I was trying to animate contour plot as a function of time. Basically, it is contour plot of wavefield that is changing throughout the time. Here is my attempt: ...
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### Make a fractal-like dot animation

How to make an animation of following fractal-like gif by using Mathematica?
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### issue with Animate

I want to make a animation based on the dataset like data = Flatten[Table[{x, y, x^2 - y^2}, {x, -3, 3}, {y, -3, 3}], 1]; I show this data using a ListPlot3D. <...
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### Make the moon's 3D gif

How do I make the following gif I tried: ...
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### eigenoscillations of a sphere

I would like to animate the eigenoscillations of a sphere (Earth?). It's just simple to draw images one by one: ...
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### NDSolve point animation not working [closed]

The below code plots the path of a ball bouncing but loses 90% of its velocity each time it bounces. (adapted from https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/WhenEvent.html). ...
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### How to make this beautiful animation

How to make an animation of following gif in Mathematica? Edit: The animation shown above was created by Charlie Deck in processing. And how to make 3D analog? I tried first few steps ...
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### Is there a way to use iframes in a notebook?

For me, mathematica online is totally unusable, but the EmbeddedServices would be great to use. I wish that these functions worked in Mathematica, is there any hack anyone can think of to get these ...
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### Animate the line integral over a scalar field

There is a gif from Wikipedia, The line integral over a scalar field $f$. How to plot and animate this in Mathematica?
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### Animating 3D Parametric Plot

I'm trying to create an animation of Lorenz equation as a function of t. Here is the numerical solution of the equation: ...
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### Animations in 5.2

I have to do an activity with students in a laboratory where only Mathematica 5.2 is available . I would to do some animations, but in 5.2, from what I understand, I should select the series of ...
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### Need help with animating the generation of an epicycloid [duplicate]

An epicycloid is a curve by following the motion of a fixed point on a circle with radius b which rolls along the outside of another circle which has radius a >= b. In general, its parametric ...
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### Animated discrete plot for a generalised random walk

I have a number of possible outcomes $R=\{r_i\}$, with $r_i\in\mathbb{Z}$ and corresponding probabilities of occurrence $P=\{p_i \}$, with $p_i \in [0,1]$ and $\sum_i p_i=1$. I am wondering whether ...
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### How to plot GDPs in this way?

Actually the current answer is very wonderfull.The bouns just for someone can complete this question. I found this interesting plot of how the relationship between the GDPs of different countries has ...
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### Why are parts of already plotted graphs in Animate not static? [closed]

In order to reproduce the functions, that I am using in my Animate, you should use this code: ...
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### How to plot a two-dimensional position vector as function of time?

I got to a point where I have $x$ and $y$ coordinates of a position vector written as a function of time. x[t_]:=t^2-67; y[t_]:= Sin[t] t^4 + 5 t^2; Now my idea ...
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### General techniques for creating complex animations

I love good animations of abstract concepts, and when I try to create them myself, I prefer doing so in code to make sure they are exact (and because some things are just way too fiddly to do by hand)....
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### How can I hide points in frame?

How I can hide the points ouside of blackbox? I want make a video moving the black box. like this: https://youtu.be/o5aNBKvay-M ...
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### “Moving” plot of a point moving in circular motion, in 3D

Maybe this is a tricky one! I want to have a 3D plot in Cartesian coordinates of a point moving in a circular orbit around x,y,z = 0. where the circular motion is only in the x,y plane. Has anyone ...
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### Figure in animated GIF is oscillating as it rotates

I'm trying to draw a figure as shown below and make it rotate around the vertical axis (z-axis) automatically. This is how I generate the figure and make it rotate: ...
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### Export audio with frames? [duplicate]

I have a list of image frames and a wav file, is there a way to export a mov file with an audio track? ...
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### Animate arrow on sphere based on list

I am trying to animate the movement of an Arrow on a sphere. I have this code that allows me to manipulate the arrow, but I want it to move based on a set of data. I have no idea how to 'listplot' ...
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### How to solve the Tsunami model and animate the shallow water wave?

Recently when I was learning differential equations, I noticed there is a shallow water wave equation to model the tsunami propagation. How to establish and solve the initial and boundary conditions ...
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### AVI video upside down [closed]

Whenever I try to export a video in .avi format I am always getting a video upside down. Does anybody else get the same thing? I am running Mathematica 10.3.1 on an Ubuntu 12.04.5 machine. To check ...
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### Move a point along a curve

I am trying to implement the de Casteljau algorithm to trace a point along a Bézier curve. I already have the Bézier curve in place given by the control points ...
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### Ball rotating in a Turntable

I made a turntable to make some experiments and make some studies about Coriolis and Euler forces acting in different frames of reference. ...