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File Extension ANM

What is File Extension ANM?

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File Extension ANM Description:

The ANM file extension is integrated in the Animatic Animation File in the format of the Atari ST graphic. The file type of the files with the .anm file extension is also known as bitmap files that contain graphics and animation. Filming, or storyboards videotaping create animatics. The development of the animatic production is very useful for advertising purposes, and animation films. Using animatics in Atari ST was a huge innovation for the creation and production of the films.

The file formats with the ANM file extensions are used primarily to store animations in the computer. The ANM file extension is supported in the home and personal computer called the Atari ST, which was commercially popular from 1985 to the early 1990s. The files saved in the system with the file extension ANM are in 32-bit internals and 16-bit external bus, which matches the capability of the computer for its images.

The files extension ANM is integrated into animatics. In animatics, the stage in the storyboarding may follow mock-ups, which are simplified. With the mock up, a better idea on the final image's representation, feel, timing and motion will be achieved. These animatic animation files are stored using the ANM file extension. At this stage, the dialogue and soundtrack can be roughly sequenced, and added to the still images from files with the .anm file extension.

These files are helpful to animators and directors working out the screenplay of their storyboard. Amending of the storyboard can be done effectively in the files with the ANM file extension in the Atari ST graphic file formats. The purpose for the animatic animation files is to avoid directly editing on the film, since editing can be done with the animatic stage editing. Production of animatics with the aid of computer animation in 2D or 3D, and integration of special effects, are utilized in a sophisticated way.


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Atari ST Graphic

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