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CSS CSS Transitions and Transforms Getting Started with CSS Transforms CSS Transforms Challenge

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In the .photo:hover .overlay rule, write a transform that will move the element up 100% from its original space.

I wrote .photo:hover .overlay { transform: translateY (100%); }

style.css
/* overlay and img transitions ---------- */

.overlay,
img  {
    transition: transform .6s ease-out;
}

/* overlay and img transforms ---------- */

.photo:hover .overlay {
  transform: translateY (100%);
}

.photo:hover img {

}
index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
    <title>Transform Challenge</title>
    <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0">
    <link href='https://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Open+Sans:400,300,600,700,800' rel='stylesheet' type='text/css'>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="page.css">
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css">
</head>
<body>
    <div class="container">

        <div class="photo">
          <img src="1.jpg" alt="Big Sur">
          <div class="overlay">
              <h3>Big Sur, California</h3>
              <p>Big Sur is a rugged stretch of California's central coast between Carmel and San Simeon.</p>
            </div>
        </div>

    </div>
</body>
</html>

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
216,121 Points

The instructions say to "write a transform that will move the element up 100%...".

But positive values given to translateY move an item down.