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Animation Desk™

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Animation Desk is a lovely app for creating self-drawn cartoons and animations and is available for free on both Android and iOS. The app is wonderfully engaging and really unlocks the creativity of the user. As such it has uses across the whole curriculum; ICT for the principles of animation and sequencing, Art, English for reciting, drawing and imagining story sequences, Science for documenting experiments, Maths for creating animated sequences of shapes or numbers, History for charting historical events or Geography for geographical ones, such as animated explanations of volcanic eruptions rather simply labelling a static diagram, and so on.

From the Developer

What’s in Animation Desk Cloud:
+ Brand new interface
+ New brushes
+ Video import and Rotoscoping effect
+ Works on both iPhone and iPad

**Anyone can be an animator. Any idea matters.**
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# Animation Desk for iPad is ranked in the top 100 of iPad entertainment apps in 86 App Stores
# Animation Desk for iPad was featured on Chinese iTunes Home Page in 1st place in Jan, 2013.
# Animation Desk has been selected as the best entertainment app in the annual App Store Rewind 2011.
# PadGadget’s review for Animation Desk for iPad: “It makes you creative.”
# AppCraver’s review for Animation Desk for iPad: “Animation Desk unlocks creative potential in aspiring animators.”
# Animation Desk for iPad featured as the essential app of the new iPad owner’s app buying guide on AppAdvice.
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Animation Desk for iPad allows users to create hand-drawn animations on iPad. The drawing interface provided by the app resembles the real working environment of a professional animator who completes each frame of an animation on a specially-designed desk, the animation desk.

+ Share your works with friends on Facebook
+ Upload animations to YouTube
+ Add audio effects to spice up your animations
+Transfer animations between different iDevices and enjoy animating anytime, anywhere.


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Main Features:

*LAYERS
Foreground and Middle Ground supported

*DYNAMIC AND STATIC BACKGROUND IMAGES
Animate your ideas with ease by applying a dynamic background, or insert your favorite picture as the static background

*AUDIO SUPPORT
Bring your animated creation to life by adding background music or sound effects

*STAMP TOOL
Use our patented stamp features to add shapes, insert pictures, or copy and paste selected area on a frame

*X-SHEET
Ability to repeat target frames and take control of your animations

*SAVE TO PDF AND GIF
Export your animations to PDFs or GIF images

*VARIOUS PAINTING TOOLS WITH PRESSURE SENSITIVITY
Bucket fill tool, smudge Tool, pencil, crayon, fountain pen, three types of brush and eraser

*ADJUSTABLE SIZE AND OPACITY FOR THE BRUSHES AND ERASER
Manage every stroke to your liking

*ONION SKINNING
See an overlay of adjacent frames

*PALM REJECTION FEATURE
Rest your hand on the screen without activating other functions

*ANIZONE
An Exclusive YouTube Platform for Animation Desk Users to watch, share, and give feedback on animation works created by other Animation Desk users

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+ Support Kdan Cloud!

Subscription plans:
Kdan cloud: $2.99/month or $9.99/year
Deluxe Creative Pack: $3.99/month or $15.99/year

-Subscriptions will be charged through your iTunes account at the confirmation of purchase
-Your subscriptions will be automatically renewed unless you cancel the service at least 24 hours before the end of current subscription period. Your iTunes account will be charged for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period
-You may manage your subscription plan in your iTunes Account Settings after purchase
-No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during an active subscription period
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