RaphaelPlugin

Enables TweenLite and TweenMax to animate properties of Raphael JavaScript objects (see http://www.raphaeljs.com/). Raphael is a JavaScript framework that simplifies work with vector graphics on the web. For example:

// creates canvas 550 × 400 at 10, 50
var paper = Raphael(10, 50, 550, 400);
// creates rectangle at x = 50, y = 40, with a width of 200 and height of 100
var rect = paper.rect(50, 40, 200, 100);
// sets the fill attribute of the rectangle to red (#f00)
rect.attr("fill", "#f00");
// tween the fill to blue (#00f) and x to 100, y to 100, width to 100 and height to 50 over the course of 3 seconds using an ease of Power1.easeInOut
TweenLite.to(rect, 3, {raphael:{fill:"#00f", x:100, y:100, width:100, height:50}, ease:Power1.easeInOut});

You can tween any of the properties that you would normally set using raphael's attr() method as well as the following transformation properties: rotation, scaleX, scaleY, skewX, skewY, tx and ty and even shortRotation which will rotate in the shortest direction to the destination value. tx and ty refer to the translation x and y properties (e and f from the element's matrix). This gives you a lot of control, even beyond what's easily accomplished through Raphael's own methods.

Learn more in the RaphaelPlugin documentation.

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Version: 2.0.1 updated 2018-05-30

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