Animations Explained goes over the basics of motion, paths, etc.
Animating Custom Layer Properties has particularly clever applications of interpolation functionality: “…by overriding the -display method, we can use those properties to control anything we like, even something like sound volume….”
Custom Container View Controller Transitions goes over how to reusably package up your cool transition code.
View-Layer Synergy gets right down into the guts of how the magic actually works.
Animating Collection Views is great for sussing out how to do layout transitions.
Interactive Animations goes over how to make your animations interactive (most importantly, interruptible) via UIKit Dynamics.
While we’re on the subject of animations, you checked out Facebook’s POP framework yet? Worth a look if you haven’t. Also don’t forget that Canvas library, and the little pieces from the last little while we collected here.
DDHDynamicViewControllers: Open Source iOS Library Providing Some Nice UIDynamic Based View Controller Transitions
AGGeometryKit-POP: An Open Source Pop Add-On Library Adding A Quadrilateral Property For Amazing Effects bridging hfossli / AGGeometryKit: “Quadrilaterals on CALayer, CGGeometry-functions, UIView/CALayer properties and other invaluable tools.”
DynamicXray “is a UIKit Dynamics runtime visualisation and introspection library.”
Top 5 iOS 7 Animations as picked by raywenderlich.com
FastAnimationWithPOP: Open Source Animation Library Based On Pop Featuring Animation Creation In Storyboards
ICGTransitionAnimation “is a library to customize transition animation in iOS 7.”
JMAnimatedImageView: Open Source Animation Library For Interactive Animations, Carousels, Animated Gifs
INTUAnimationEngine: Open Source iOS Animation Library For Creating Advanced Interactive Animations
ShapeAnimation-Swift: “Vector animation framework in Swift for iOS.”
Pulsar : “A versatile solution for displaying pulse animations as known from Apple Maps.”
Spring: “A library to simplify iOS animations in Swift.”
CoreAnimator is a nifty looking design application with code export.
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