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

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Visualizing interference of two waves on the plane

I need to make an animation of interfering coherent waves on the plane, that are produced by two sources. I would really appreciate if I am able to change the wavelength. I am quite new to Wolfram, ...
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How can I better mimic the graphics at earth.nullschool.net?

I'd like to be able to better mimic the graphics at earth.nullschool.net using Mathematica and I'm looking for suggestions for either improving my code or getting directed to some other approach. ...
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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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How to animate ListPointPlot3D from table?

I have a text file which is the following format: 1159, 2209, 19, 141 2169, 1827, 23, 54 Which I import, sort and gather using: ...
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Importing and animating images

I have three image files that make up a system similar to a mechanical arm . I wonder if it's possible to be created an assembly that I can import these images and use them in a way to generate an ...
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How to keep different animation durations for two variables in the same animation

I have a list of figures and strings to plot in a movie where each frame is slightly different from the previous one. I achieved that with the following code, where the ...
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How to keep the animation auto-run when I hide control bar [duplicate]

Animate[Plot[Sin[x (1 + a x)], {x, 0, 6}], {a, 0, 2}, ControlType -> None,AnimationRunning -> True] Will give me a static graphic,How to keep the ...
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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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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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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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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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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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How to create this four-dimensional cube animation?

This is a tesseract, a four-dimensional cube, which contains two cubes. Here, each side length of the smaller one is 1, while the side length of the bigger one is 2. How do make I it? I am still ...
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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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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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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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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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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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How can I combine my 3D graphics and animate them?

I'm just a beginner but can someone tell me how I can take my image of an Elf and put it together with a 3d background and I'm trying to animate it snowing but I wanna use a "play" button. Trying to ...
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Is it possible to insert an animated image into Mathematica notebook?

I find it very convenient to use Mathematica notebooks to organize the codes + results. I was wondering if it is possible to insert an animated image (say an animated gif) in the middle of a notebook....
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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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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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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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Plotting animated point on a polar plot

How can I animate a point on a polar curve? I have used Animate and Show together before in order to get the curve and the moving point together on the same plot, but combining the polar plot and the ...
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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 the moon's 3D gif

How do I make the following gif I tried: ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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)....