Questions tagged [animation]

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

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Animate causing the Frontend to hang in 12.3

Bug introduced in 12.3 and fixed in 12.3.1 Can somebody replicate the following issue with release 12.3.0 or is it only on my machine? Prerequisite: make sure your Internet connection is working, you ...
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How can we improve transonic flow visualization?

With this code we can make 2D FEM simulation of transonic flow around airfoil NACA 0012 at Mach number of 0.925. It takes about 5 minutes on the XENIA-15 laptop of 32 GB memory with processor Intel ...
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Making cool animations of an accretion disk/planetary disk

I am trying to make an animation of an accretion disk or a planetary disk. For example, a cool disk showing below (created by NAHKS TR'EHNL): or in this link Here is what I have tried so far: step1:...
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How to save animation generated in Jupyter notebook?

I'm playing with the Free Wolfram Engine for Developers together with Wolfram Language kernel for Jupyter notebooks. To my surprise, Manipulate/...
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how to produce animated SVG

Let's say I have some animation stored as a series of frames in list, and I would like to export this so I can show the animation on a web page. I can produce an ...
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What is the black-background Mathematica code editor in the movie Arrival?

The heroine in the movie Arrival uses Mathematica to analyze the alien text. In a scene of the movie we can see the heroine is using an editor with black background, the code seems like Mathemaitca ...
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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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How to make C60 football model

I saw a beautiful C60 football model here. I want to reproduce this animation with MMA, but I don't know how to do it. Can you give me some help?
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Transparent Background in an image

I'm doing some solar system animations with Mathematica. I'm wondering if it's possible to somehow change the background of the result of a plot function so that whenever I paste it in a movie editor, ...
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How to set BitDepth and control dithering on exported GIF

Related: How to export a Graphics to PNG with BitDepth greater than 8? I can't find a way to set the BitDepth of an exported GIF. It doesn't need to have great colour data, but I don't want to reduce ...
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Interpolate a 3D surface in 3D

We have taken measurements on a cylindrical flexible item. At each of the measurement locations we have an oscillating motion which is described in terms of three orthogonal directions. The ...
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Tree graph showing the orbits under the Collatz map?

ReverseCollatzPaths is a nice demonstration of a radial tree graph showing the orbits under the Collatz map. However, Jason Davies gives, I think, a nicer visulalization using Python, with a ...
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Bug with animation rate

I tried to introduce an decay to the rotation of an object in mathematica by tying the animation rate to the degree of rotation as in the picture below and it goes quite smoothly until it reaches a ...
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Natural decay in the rate of Animation

I am trying to introduce a decay into the rate of animation of a graphics object by setting the AnimationRate in the Animator to a dynamic variable which is itself continually updated through a self-...
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How do I initialise a compound expression in Animate? Or, how do I have an expression evaluate on startup?

I have written a notebook with a few functions I defined. These functions describe a way of generating graphs using 2 inputs. e.g. graph[n_,s_] := Graph[...] I have ...
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Morphing between images

With Mathematica it is possible to continuously morph between images of different faces. But I was wondering if it is also possible to morph between images of any kind? An example that uses Artbreeder ...
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How to transform Appearance value or slider value in Manipulate?

My code is more involved, but my question boils down to this. I have a list of values where each entry represents the x-position of a particle at time $t$. These values are calculated by a finite ...
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Animate: surprise over discrete lists

Consider Animate[xs, {xs, {0, 1, 2}}]. By my reading of the documentation, ...
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Animation of u and v curve on a surface

What a mistake I make that the animation does not work: ...
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Would it be possible to create spherical .hdr files in Mathematica?

If I want to incorporate a 3D model created in Mathematica to a realistic environment in Cinema 4D to obtain something like this I use a .hdr file in the Environment Settings, the preview of which ...
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Export Time-dependent STL Graphics

I have recently found that Mathematica may export files (.stl) which may be used for Blender (3D pictures and animations). However, I am interested in mathematics visualization, and I suppose that ...
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Error when exporting

Imagine I have a list of plots, call it frames, and I rasterize them in order to have a smoother exported video, like so ...
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Why is this animation choppy only as a cloud notebook?

Main question The following animation runs smoothly in my Wolfram Desktop. However, it's extremely choppy in the cloud notebook I published it to. I tested it in Firefox and Safari, and it's choppy ...
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Animated ContourPlot Color Rescaling

My goal is to create a smooth animation of a changing ContourPlot. Unfortunately, the colors specified in ContourShading seem to bounce around during the animation. Below is an example of what I'm ...
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Animated Plot: Tick Labels Disrupt Smooth PlotRange Expansion

I am making animations for educational purposes that compare projectile trajectories in different environments. Each animation starts with a reference trajectory. Then, at least one projectile is ...
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Producing animation with DSolve

I'm teaching an intro differential equations class and trying to teach my students about bifurcation diagrams. I'd like to give an animation which shows how a solution changes as we change a parameter....
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Creating Animations with Mouse Cursor in Mathematica

Consider from this link there is an animation at the bottom that, when played, shows a mouse cursor manipulating an interactive Wolfram element. Is this animation created within Mathematica, and -- ...
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How to animate this fluid flow over airfoil?

I found this website very interesting "http://bugman123.com/FluidMotion/index.html" here he provided various animations of fluid flow and some codes are given in Mathematica. I found this animation of ...
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Edit a code to become with combined animations

So in the following code, I would like to make the following animation. First: "t1" the blue line in the bottom together with "x,y,z" the blue lines in the top. So when "t1" finishes "z" finishes. ...
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animated gif with music, sound or voice-over

I created a animated gif. This animation exist of 20 frames. The animation repeats after the last frame. I want to add music,sound or a voice-over to this animated gif. Who has a suggestion to do ...
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Animating a 3D plot of electromagnetic waves

Could an expert on this site guide me in making an animated 3D plot of electromagnetic waves? I would like the user to be able to change the polarization interactively. Also, I would like to run ...
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How to show the cross section of a 3D MengerMesh?

I want to show a gif like this: Menger Sponge Slices I think I can ues a big Cuboid to cut the MengerMesh. ...
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Smoothly animate a sequence of plots with irregular sampling intervals

I have a set of data files that were collected over a period of time at irregular intervals. I would like to animate plots of these data in such a way that the animation rate is proportional to the ...
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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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How to get smooth playback of image sequence

I would like smooth animation of a sequence of images, without the controls displayed by ListAnimate. I have a very simple playback function ...
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Set Frame Margin for Exporting Video File (.avi)

I have a question regarding setting the frame margins of exporting .avi file. I want to make a short video of some pictures I import using Table: ...
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Table of animations not showing, but individual animations work fine

I'm trying to make a bunch of animated plots that sit next to eachother. If I do: ...
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Never ending story - impossible to export animated gif of a ListAnimate

I am trying to export an animated GIF file which is the result of a NDSolveValue computation (see below). The notebook is working fine and fast when I want to make a 3D plot of the solution, for ...
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Mathematica More Detailed Plot Around Asymptotes

I'm wanting to export some animations from Mathematica involving animating certain plots with asymptotes. At certain points in time, one of the parameters approaches a value where the function no ...
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Export a table of Graphics objects and importing them back

I have a very long code that takes a lot of computation to produce some animations, and some other graphics. I would like to make a presentation notebook including the outputs of this code, but I do ...
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Rotate 120-Cell Animation

I have seen some code (https://mathematica.stackexchange.com/a/9593) to create an animation of a hypercube rotating, but I'm really struggling to understand how it works. I find it quite complicated. ...
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Making animation more efficient

I created some code to create a nice animation. However, it takes a considerable amount of time to run it. I would like to make it run in the least amount of time possible. First, I load two packages ...
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Slowing down animation to see twisted Dinis

Please help to visualize the given (isometrically twisted Dini) surface with unmoving grid on Box so slowly that at each step the Parametric lines can be seen on the surface. Also the grid position of ...
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Dynamic PlotRange in Animate not working properly

I'm trying to do an animation of a graphic showing a ball rolling down a 20 deg. ramp. I've set up a PlotRange that moves as time evolves, so it will follow the ...
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How to animate my data?

I would like to point out that I only have basic experience with Mathematica. If this is a dumb question, I apologize in advance. Anyways, I am trying to make a density plot of an interpolation of ...
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Why won't my PlotRange change?

I'm trying to expand the x-axis, but it won't change: ...
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Problem with animation

I am trying to animate an elastic collision and i don't how to code to describe the motion after the impact. Here's a piece of code: ...
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Elastic Collision Animation

So I am trying to animate an elastic collision, but I have a problem with the ruler when using Manipulatefunction: ...
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Importing text file to plot animation in 1D

I have .txt file with data that I want import into mathematica and then create a 1D animation/simulation of 3 curves. The format of the ...
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Extracting plot from notebook

I'm trying to save animations in this notebook as a gif, but when I try to save them or create a new notebook it saves a blank image. How can I extract the code which creates these animations?