Rotate Animation in Swift

Updated on December 14, 2015 – Swift 2.0 + new examples With this post, I intend to wrap up my series on animations as UIView Extensions in Swift… for now.  Truthfully, these ideas flowed out of a real-world app that I was working on, which required various simple animations (fading in/out, sliding text, and now, rotating […]

Slide In Animation in Swift

In a previous post about fade animations in Swift, I demonstrated how to use a class extension to add the ability for any UIView instance to easily call fadeIn() or fadeOut() on itself. This strategy was nice – the animations, while simple, would have cluttered my code each time I used them, had I not […]

Fade In / Out Animations as Class Extensions in Swift

Updated on December 6, 2016 – Xcode 8 & Swift 3.0 The question has been asked (and solved) on StackOverflow in Objective-C, but my aim in this post is to take the Objective-C implementation and leverage Swift extensions to make this job even easier to achieve and reuse. Jump to… Fading without an extension Refactoring […]