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How to input dynamic data into a timeline

Hello, how can I input into a timeline my current camera location?

I need to animate my camera from it's starting position (which i do not know) to a final value that is known.

I'm used to create my points on the timeline graph specifying time and value for every one, but I can't figure out how to input those values dynamically.

Any help is appreciated, thank you :)

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asked May 05 '14 at 04:07 PM in Blueprint Scripting

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You get your camera's location and the location you want it to go as vectors, then use the timeline(with an animated float in it) as the alpha of a Lerp(Vector) and attach that to Set Actor Location of the camera.

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answered May 05 '14 at 04:16 PM

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avatar image paolo.iulita May 05 '14 at 08:48 PM

Thanks a lot it was exactly what i was looking for!


avatar image JumboLove Feb 06 '16 at 09:31 PM

Just to add to this, you want to animate between a value of 0 and 1

avatar image Blackczt Feb 28 '18 at 10:34 PM

Thanks for this. Extremely useful.

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