> Once i have imported Illustrator images into Flash (CS3)
> can i manipulate them, to animate them? If so How?
You'll find that your imported images are probably layered
into numerous groups, drawing objects, and symbols. Any one
elements (groups, options, or symbols) behave just as if they
in Flash, and you can minuplate them as such.
If an imported image (with all its nested elements) is
already on the
Stage, just select the whole collection and convert the whole
thing into a
symbol. At that point, your symbol will behave just like any
other ... you
can move it as a collective group, you can change its alpha
give it a tint, and so on. If your symbol is a movie clip,
you can also
alter its blend mode and add effects, such as drop shadow,
blur, and the
Let me know if that helps, or if you still have questions.