Freezing keyframes

Get interesting cuts between camera positions

This tutorial shows screenshots from a previous version of Rotato, so they might look slightly different on your Mac. We will be posting an updated tutorial shortly!

You don’t always need to animate between keyframes. Sometimes you just want to make a hard cut between two angles. That’s what keyframe freezing is all about. Let’s see how we can create a jump or rough cut between two keyframes by disabling animation on specific keyframes.

How to do it

  • Select the keyframe you want to freeze
  • In the Keyframe Inspector side bar, uncheck Animates