The following art lesson video shows you how to create a rotoscope animation in Adobe Flash CS4. You will need to have two programs - Adobe Flash and Adobe Media Encoder - to complete a rotoscope animation.
Rotoscope animation is created by taking film and basically drawing over the top of it. It has been used in several movies, videos, and commercials. Rotoscoping creates a natural movement to the animation and can create very realistic effects. It is actually not hard to create a rotoscope animation. It is, however, time consuming.