[Chimera-users] Genetare animation from several .cube files

Henrique C. S. Junior henriquecsj at gmail.com
Wed Oct 11 20:09:58 PDT 2017


Dear Elaine, thank you, you're amazing.
I'm using Chimera 1.12 (Build 41600) and following your instructions, it
looks like Chimera is importing the same .cube over and over again. (can
you see the little video attached?)

On Wed, Oct 11, 2017 at 9:09 PM, Elaine Meng <meng at cgl.ucsf.edu> wrote:

> Dear Henrique,
> There is a “Volume Series” graphical tool (or “vseries” command) to open a
> series of map files and show them in order:
>
> The tool is in the menu under Tools… Volume Data.  The map files would
> need to be named so that they open in the right order.
> <http://www.rbvi.ucsf.edu/chimera/docs/ContributedSoftware/volseries/
> volseries.html>
> <http://www.rbvi.ucsf.edu/chimera/docs/UsersGuide/midas/vseries.html>
>
> To record a movie file, you would need to make a Chimera command script
> including the “vseries” command to play back the frames of your volume
> series, “movie” to record and save the movie, and any other things you
> might want in your movie (coloring, labels, motions, …)
>
> Movie-related commands and example command files:
> <http://www.rbvi.ucsf.edu/chimera/docs/UsersGuide/
> movies.html#moviecommands>
>
> I hope this helps,
> Elaine
> -----
> Elaine C. Meng, Ph.D.
> UCSF Chimera(X) team
> Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
> University of California, San Francisco
>
>
> > On Oct 11, 2017, at 3:42 PM, Henrique C. S. Junior <
> henriquecsj at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > Dear list, I'm getting results from an RT-TDDFT calculation that
> generates several (> 450) .cube files and I'd like to know if we have a
> nice way to generate an animation.
> > I know that Chimera can generate beautiful images, but can I load each
> .cube as a frame and animate the result?
> >
> > Thank you so much for any help
> > --
> > Henrique C. S. Junior
> > Industrial Chemist - UFRRJ
> > M. Sc. Inorganic Chemistry - UFRRJ
> > Data Processing Center - PMP
> > Visite o Mundo Químico
>
>


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*Henrique C. S. Junior*
Industrial Chemist - UFRRJ
M. Sc. Inorganic Chemistry - UFRRJ
Data Processing Center - PMP
Visite o Mundo Químico <http://mundoquimico.com.br>
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