Material Motion With MDC

Karishma Agrawal
Jan 4 · 6 min read

Motion helps make a UI expressive and easy to use.

Principles

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Selecting a pattern

Persistent containers

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Relationships

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Entering and exiting

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Container Transform transition

android:transitionName="@{@string/email_card_transition_name(email.id)}"
android:transitionName="@string/email_card_detail_transition_name"
postponeEnterTransition()
view.doOnPreDraw { startPostponedEnterTransition() }
exitTransition = MaterialElevationScale(false).apply {
duration = resources.getInteger(R.integer.reply_motion_duration_large).toLong()
}
reenterTransition = MaterialElevationScale(true).apply {
duration = resources.getInteger(R.integer.reply_motion_duration_large).toLong()
}
android:transitionGroup="true"
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