# 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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### 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. ...
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### How to make a Cahn–Hilliard model GIF

The question derived from @Jason B 's answer.I wanna make it but don't how to do.But we can get some rule about the GIF The change of the total pixel is very small. ...
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### How to mix symbols and text for labels in manipulate? [closed]

I'm creating a big manipulate box with several sliders, and each slider must have a small explication text (units, for example) after a mathematical symbol. As a simple example, here's the code I'm ...
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### Slow and laggy animation of an electromagnetic wave

I made a manipulate code of an electromagnetic plane wave which works relatively well, but is very slow and laggy for what it does (showing just a bunch of rotating or oscillating arrows). What is ...
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### Combine three 2D graphics with animation

I am trying to simulate three kind of points (different color) entering a 2D rectangular region from different sides with animation. Below is my code: ...
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### ParametricPlot3D crashes Kernel when called repeatedly in loop

I have a parametric function surf[u,v]. It can be plotted successfully like this: ...
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### How to add a fading trail effect in Animate?

I would like to add a smooth fading effect to the end of a curve, while it is animated. Here's a minimal working example which shows a particle moving on a circle (the circle is drawn while the ...
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### Manipulate a random walk [closed]

For a college project I am manipulating a random walk. I managed to make a walk but in the manipulation every time a step is added the manipulation shows an entirely different walk. I understand why ...
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### Plotting a function variable vs. an explicit function

Can someone tell me why this doesn't plot/animate? ...
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### Animation, gif, ppt [duplicate]

How can I save these animations as gif? I need reeeally quick answer if possible: :D
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### Morphing one closed curve into another [closed]

How would I go about creating an animation of one smooth nonintersecting closed curve being continuously morphed into another closed curve? Additionally, the curves are not given analytically, but are ...
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### Plot with two phases: user input phase and animated plot phase

Here I present what I created: ...
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### Improve quality of exported Mathematica animation [duplicate]

I would like to export following animation into an avi file and/or a gif file in best quality possible (not .mov file!) movie = Animate[ Plot3D[Sin[x + y + 0.5*t], {x, -5, 5}, {y, -5, 5}], {t, 10}...
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### Why does my Animate crash?

I am having trouble with Animate. For no reason I can discern, my animation stop running, again and again, just about 1.5 seconds after the evaluation get started. Even with slight changes to the code,...
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### Vector graphics in Export for Video rendering [duplicate]

I am trying to generate a vector graphics video in Mathematica. I stumbled upon SWF format (PNG are raster images which I'm not interested in). SWF format works fine for me but the axes and the ...
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### Plot the evolution of an approximation - Animate

Here's the code ...
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### Animating a growing ListPlot

I stumbled upon this (rather contrived but interesting) integer sequence. As it exhibits quite different behaviour at different scales, I would like to generate an animated ...
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### Animating Boundary Elements

I am trying to visualise the eigenvectors of a thick disk. I manage to calculate them and look at one but fail to look at more -probably due to using too much memory. I start by making a mesh and then ...
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### Wiggly and imprecise animated gif output

Trying to make animated gif of zooming into famous Ford circles. With the code ...
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### How to animate a propagating wave?

How can I animate a progagating pulse wave in Mathematica, for example a gaussian curve. I would like to do that for whatever function I can think of. Thank you!
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### How to animate a graph generated by ListPlot command point by point?

I was wondering if it is possible to animate the following graph. The command used to generate the graph is the following: ...
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### problem exporting an Animate video

Here's my code: ...
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### A single point moving at different speeds through different regions on a plot (Manipulate)

I've been working on this for a while with little success. I have a point (that needs to be connected to a Manipulate control in some way), that moves up the plot ...
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### How can I draw a box with moving particles inside and a hole in one side? [closed]

The idea is to create a simulation for ideal gas motion in a container that have a hole and then find the speed distribution for the gas particles that leave the box through the hole. I have a ...
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### Animating a 3D shape along path a (2D and 3D) parametric function curve [Update]

I have a 3D object under the action of gravity field.The trajectory of path is a parabola.I would like to animate , as in the example GIF. ...
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### Adding Disk to Parametric Plot Animation

I have a simple animation of a spacecraft being gravitationally deflected by Mars and wanted to be able to represent Mars as a red disk, but am having trouble doing this. Here is the code (where the ...
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This code: ...
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### Powerset Animation/Invisible Vertices/Graph Layout

I wanted to visualize the cumulative powerset construction process and came up with two functions: ...