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Apparatus for generating an animated sequence of pictures consists of a store for storing data defining a plurality of pictures and data defining, for each, a temporal position in the sequence; and interpolator for reading stored data and generating therefrom data defining a plurality of intervening pictures occurring at time positions between those of said stored pictures, and providing a transition therebetween; and an editor for editing the data so as to amend the sequence.

Title
Method and apparatus for producing animated drawings and in-between drawings
Application Number
7/844634
Publication Number
5692117
Application Date
March 30, 1992
Publication Date
November 25, 1997
Inventor
Gavin Timothy Jones
Cambridge
GB
Stuart Philip Hawkins
Cambridge
GB
Michael John Brocklehurst
Cambridge
GB
Mark Jonathan Williams
Cambridge
GB
Andrew Louis Charles Berend
Cambridge
GB
Agent
Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik
Assignee
Cambridge Animation Systems
GB
IPC
G06K 15/20
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