Sharp Animator is a free 2D animation software which is useable by any kind of user for creating beautiful 2D animation. Even if you are completely new to the world of 2D animation this will not be very hard for you. This software takes direct input from the webcam and then just put them together in a filmstrip which is ready for an animation. So it is as easy as taking some pictures. The author of this software maintains a forum in which you will be able to report any bug or post any suggestion if you have any in mind. You will get instant response if you post there. So feel free to discover this interesting and easy to use this free animations software.
No one who will be downloading this free frame by frame animation software will face any trouble to use it. The interface is very simple and linear. At first connect your webcam to your PC and start this software. If the software cannot find the webcam it will ask again before starting. The preview window will appear then. You will have to create a new project from the File menu. Then you will see a dialog box with some basic settings like naming your project. Then start capturing images from the webcam. The pictures will start to appear on the filmstrip automatically. You can play it anytime in the middle of the project. In the end, click Render to AVI from the File menu to make it a real movie in AVI format.
The movie is saved in the document folder of the current user if everything is kept as default. Apparently, this is the easiest way to create an animation ever seen in any software. In the website of the software you will see a big animation created by the author which will give a good idea about what can be done using this software and how. If you are really interested you will also have to keep in mind that such animation rendering needs a lot of patience, but if you have it, you are good to go.
Features of Sharp Animator:
- Easy to use
- Simplistic interface
- The hardware requirements are lower than any other animation program
Try Sharp Animator free.