After Effects Beginner Typography Reveal in After Effects
What you’ll learn
Create a nice typographic animation
Get familar with motion graphic design
Learn a proper workflow in After Effects
Learn useful After Effects Shortcuts
Have After Effects CS5, CS5.5, CS6 or CC installed
Basic knowledge of Adobe software will be of course useful
An Open Mind to Get the Animation Done!
In this course I want to guide you through a nice technique for making a modern & trendy typography project in After Effects which you can easily learn for Yourself and replicate. You will learn how to form, build and reveal a word or logo using custom created lines and giving them a seamless motion. The course is perfect for any beginner to gain essential motion design skills, and more advanced users to learn a new animation technique which will sure come in handy. After Effects is the #1 program when it comes to complete animations and no matter wether you use After Effects CS6 or After Effects CC the animation will work perfectly on both versions. This animation could be used to reveal some text to make an animated kinetic typography video, to reveal an object / shape or anything you imagine.
Newbie friendly! Learn After Effects basics in no time. This course doesn’t require any prior knowledge and will let you dive straight into motion graphic design and teach you valuable skills and keyboard shortcuts along the way! It’s always useful to learn Adobe suite programs, and harnessing after effects may be the best thing you can do in the ever chaning video animation world.
Biggest benefits of the class:
Keybord shortcut usage displayedNo experience or knowledge requiredYou will understand kinetic typography a bitYou will complete a project and render it outLearn a quick and fun workflow in After EffectsGet familiar with AE CS6 and AE CC overallValuable tricks and techniques you can use in future designsAllows you to get familar with motion graphic design and hopefully start loving it!
We will be using and covering topics like:
Precomposing objectsKeyframing animationsWorking with the Pen ToolUsage of the graph editor to ease our animationAdding various properties to layers to enhance their visual appearance
I’m ready if you are – let’s dive intro after effects and start the work… Enroll now!
Section 1: INTRODUCTION
Lecture 1 Introduction
Lecture 2 Your assignment
Lecture 3 Warmup! Simple Cross Animation
Lecture 4 If You Need Any Help, Ask!
Lecture 5 After Effects Basics: If You Are New To The Software
Section 2: DESIGN
Lecture 6 Resources for download
Lecture 7 Prepare the Work Area
Lecture 8 Outline Your Concept
Lecture 9 Keyframe the Animation
Lecture 10 Spice Up the Design
Section 3: BONUS SECTION. Answers To Student Questions
Lecture 11 Q1. What is a Keyframe?
Lecture 12 Crop Composition to any size with Region of Interest
Section 4: BONUS SECTION: Course Updates & Little Design Challenges for Curious Users!
Lecture 13 Bonus: Creating a pattern over another object with Repeater
Lecture 14 Simple One Line Title Animation
Lecture 15 The Power of Puppet Pin Tool!
Lecture 16 Trails animation
Lecture 17 Change amount of edges in shapes
Lecture 18 Dividing, multiplying and adding values
Section 5: Conclusion
Lecture 19 Rendering and Exporting To GIF
Lecture 20 Thank You!
Lecture 21 Bonus lecture
Anyone who wants to begin creating professional animations in After Effects,Video Editors, filmmakers, photographers who would like to get started with motion graphics,If you work with ScreenFlow, Camtasia, Screen-o-matic and other recording software motion graphic skills is something you want to get familar with,designers and animation enthusiasts
Udemy | English | 1h 27m | 624.82 MB
Created by: Andrew Pach