Multimedia Graphics & Animation – Fall 2017

Precomposing

Learn how to pre-compose (or precomp) to speed up your After Effects workflow.

November 30, 2017 at 6:00 pm Comments (0)

Express Yourself

This lesson covers the Wiggle, Time, and LoopOut expressions, as well as the Slider Control effect.

Here’s the exact way you need to type the expressions used in the above video:

  • wiggle(6,30)
  • time*360
  • loopOut()

Change the numbers in the above examples to suit your need.

In addition, here is the text file to copy and paste the “bounce” expression into any keyframed parameter.

November 16, 2017 at 7:15 pm Comments (0)

Assignment # 5 – Final Project

I’ve added a link (to the right) to view the final project requirements. To make sure you notice, I’m adding the same link in this post as well:

 

Click here to view Assignment # 5 (PDF)

 

 

November 9, 2017 at 6:30 pm Comments (0)

Motion Tracking part 1

In this first part of motion tracking tutorials, I’ll show you how to use the camera tracker in After Effects, in order to realistically “glue” new elements (like text or images) to existing camera footage.

You can download video clips to practice on here.

November 9, 2017 at 6:25 pm Comments (0)