*Following the path of action for an animated object
*Track individual parts
*Frame by frame
*will speed up smoothing out animation
Motion paths allow the Animator to see the path of action the object or character that’s being animated is following . This helps the animator in manys ways one of which is allowing the animator to know when an object is moving abnormally or not in a smooth arc that is needed , as this can break the viewers immersion or disbelief .