Make an Image Fly Across The Screen

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October 27, 2021

In this video I’m going show you to animate an image across the screen just using CSS. It’s almost Halloween so lets do something fun and have a scary ghost float around the screen!!

The good news this can all be done using the free version of Elementor!

**Bonus Content** In the Part 3: I will show you how to create a button to toggle the animation!

Timestamps:

  • 0:00 Introduction
  • 1:20 Part 1: Backend Setup & Simple Animation
  • 13:35 Part 2: Advanced CSS Animation
  • 18:35 Part 3: JavaScript Toggle Animation Button

CSS transform Property Link:
https://www.w3schools.com/cssref/css3_pr_transform.asp

Fun with Viewport Units Link:
https://css-tricks.com/fun-viewport-units/

CSS Animation Inspiration Credit:
https://support.cargo.site/Make-an-Image-Fly-Across-the-Screen

Part 1 CSS Code:

				
					.ghost > *{
    animation: fly 5s linear infinite;
    top: 0;
	left: 0;
	position: fixed;
	z-index: 999;
	pointer-events: none;
}
@keyframes fly {
    0%{
        transform: translate(0,110vh);opacity: .50;
    }
    50%{
        transform: translate(110vw,0);opacity: 1;
    }
    100%{
        transform: translate(0,110vh);opacity: .50;
    }
}

				
			

Part 2 CSS Code:

				
					.ghost > *{
    animation: fly 25s linear infinite;
    top: 0;
	left: 0;
	position: fixed;
	z-index: 999;
	pointer-events: none;
}
@keyframes fly {
	0% {
    
		transform: translate(-200%,110vh) rotateZ(0deg);opacity: 1;
	}

	12.5% {
		transform: translate(120vw,-120%) rotateZ(20deg);
	}

	25% {
		transform: translate(-200%,50vh) scale(1.75) rotateZ(-20deg);
	}

	37.5% {
		transform: translate(-200%,-120%) rotateZ(-40deg);opacity: .5;
	}

	50% {
		transform: translate(100vw,50vh) rotateZ(0deg);
	}

	62.5% {
		transform: translate(20vw,100vh) rotateZ(20deg);
	}
	75% {
		transform: translate(200%,100vh) rotateZ(20deg);opacity: .25;
	}
	87.5% {
		transform: translate(50vw,-200%) scale(1.75) rotateZ(20deg);
	}

	100% {
		transform: translate(-200%,110vh) rotateZ(0deg);opacity: 1;
	}
}
				
			

Part 3 JavaScript Code:

				
					<script type="text/javascript">
    function ShowHideDiv(btnGhost) {
        var GhostStyle = document.getElementById("ghostanimation");
if (btnGhost.value == "Hide Ghost") {
            GhostStyle.style.display = "none";
            btnGhost.value = "Play Ghost";
        } else {
            GhostStyle.style.display = "block";
            btnGhost.value = "Hide Ghost";
        }
    }
</script>

<input id="btnGhost" type="button" value="Hide Ghost" onclick="ShowHideDiv(this)" />

				
			

Music in this video

Gathering Darkness by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license.
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Source:
http://incompetech.com/music/royalty-free/index.html?isrc=USUAN1100849

Artist:
http://incompetech.com/

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