How to add the effect of falling Jigsaw puzzle pieces
To create a shape like one above, do the following:
1. Create a 3D puzzle piece.
2. Add a picture to the shape:
2.1. Right-click on the shape and choose Format Shape... in the popup menu:
2.2. On the Format Shape pane, on the Shape Options tab, in the Fill & Line group, in the Fill section:
- Choose Picture or texture fill,
- Click on the Insert... button:
- In the Insert Pictures dialog box, choose the picture location, select the picture file, and then click Open or Insert:
PowerPoint fits the picture into the shape:
3. Format a picture, if it is necessary:
For this example, it is necessary to show just part of the map in the first shape.
On the Format Shape pane, on the Shape Options tab, in the Fill & Line group, in the Fill section, select the appropriate values in the Offset fields:
The picture will change accordingly:
4. Add rotation for the shape: on the Format Shape pane, on the Shape Options tab, in the Effects group, in the 3-D Rotation section, select the appropriate values in the Rotation fields:
Make any other adjustments you like.