Is expressed in "hours:minutes:seconds:
As Smode is in 50 frames/seconds by default, this means that to have a 0.5sec transport cue you'll have to type "25" (as for 25 frames).
To type quickly inside of a transport, here is some hints :
"188.8.131.52" : "1hour:2minutes:3seconds:4frames"
"1" : 1 frame
"1." : "1second"
"1.." : "1minute"
"1..." : "1hour"
Buttons on the transport:
Move to start and stop playback
Pause (stop playback but keep current position)
Move to end and stop playback
If a Layer has a transport, this mean that it has a way to be independently animated.
Is used to play either video layers or generative layers such as Noise layer or Droste or the marvellous Video File
for more precisions.
This kind of layer can be a
Generate a possibly animated noise image
Use Interactive Shader Format (ISF) files or code them into Smode to create your own effects
, or a
Generate an animated image by playing a video file. Play it either with it's
Transport or from a Timeline (by drag n dropping the layer inside it)
When a layer is played as standalone, a little player will appear just below it :