This tutorial is designed to give users of VMD an introduction to
advanced techniques for making custom images and movies. The tutorial
assumes that you already have a working knowledge of VMD. For the
accompanying VMD tutorials go to:
This tutorial has been designed for VMD versions 1.9.x, and should take about 3 hours to complete in its entirety.
The tutorial is subdivided into two separate units.
In the first unit, we will look at the many options in VMD for the
setup and production of images. The second unit is dedicated to
trajectory use and the production of movies.
If you have any questions or comments on this tutorial, please
email the TCB Tutorial mailing list at firstname.lastname@example.org. The
mailing list is archived at http://www.ks.uiuc.edu/Training/Tutorials/mailing_list/tutorial-l/.
You can find the files for this tutorial in the imgmvtut-files directory. Below you can see in Fig. 1 the files and
directories of imgmvtut-files.
To start VMD type vmd in a Unix terminal window,
double-click on the VMD application icon in
the Applications folder in Mac OS X, or click on the Start Programs VMD menu item in Windows.