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Multimedia Formats
Mathematica can export dynamic visualizations to common multimedia formats, as well as being able to import animated graphics and other data.
"AVI" Microsoft AVI format (.avi)
"FLV", "SWF" Adobe Flash video files (.flv, .swf)
"QuickTime" Apple QuickTime multimedia container
"GIF" GIF and animated GIF (.gif)
Common Data Elements
"Animation" — video content as an animation object
"Data" — frames given as a list of raster arrays
"Frames" list of Graphics objects
"Rules" — rules for all elements
"Elements" — all available elements