After Effects : Create Motion Graphics & Advertising Videos

Learn how to create stunning motion graphic & advertising videos using After Effect with project based learning approach
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  • Lectures 72
  • Length 7.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English, captions
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About This Course

Published 5/2016 English Closed captions available

Course Description

As updated on May 2016. We are always updating this course & adding new lectures regularly, so please watch our announcements.

Learn how to create amazing motion graphics & advertising videos with After Effects.

Do you want to create high quality motion videos and want to build a business? Then this course is for you. This course is specially designed to teach you that how we can use After Effects to create awesome motion graphics.

So, we have designed this course in such way that you will get mastery over creating motion videos. We have not just covered tools, but also taught many tips & tricks. Because when we work on real project, knowing tools or effects are not just sufficient, you must know how to handle different problems. So, we have adopted project based learning approach. In each section we have included a project that will tell you how we create real motion graphics. We will be covering these projects during our course:

  • We'll create simple photo gallery animation.
  • We'll learn how to create a web login animation.
  • We'll learn how to create shape morphing animation & how to build transitions.
  • We'll create a small key unlocking animation to understand the power of  trimming paths.
  • We'll create custom backgrounds using just one layer using power of repeater.
  • We'll learn how to move control motion of any object to get a realistic animation.
  • We'll learn how to create real shape morphing animation.
  • We'll use the power of 3D & will create a real 3D cube.
  • We'll create a complex 3D animation.
  • We'll learn how build an actual 3D globe.

We have included project files with each project which you can download & it will help you to stay with us.

This course is designed for all levels, starting from basics, and then advanced concepts of animation. We have covered all dimensions in detail, from working with shape layers, adjustment layer, power of null object, text, classical & ray-trace 3D along with rendering.

Here is a glimpse of what we'll be covering:

  • After Effect Basics (Getting familiar with layout working process)
  • Deeper understanding of compositions
  • Understanding different footage options
  • Working with different types of layer & learning tools
  • Detailed study of layer & shape properties
  • Advanced concepts of Masking
  • Detailed study of graph editor
  • Doing projects like Shape Morphing Animation & others
  • Advanced animation concepts like repeater, trimming path etc
  • Animating text & understanding different options
  • Understanding built-in particles
  • Creating and animating 3D objects
  • Creating true 3D objects with Ray-Trace 3D
  • Different tips for rendering like a pro
  • How to earn by creating videos
  • and much more

After Effect is one of the best tools which is in high demand & highly marketable. It will enable to get jobs quickly and help you to build your brand. I've landed many jobs with the skills that I teach you in this course.

What are the requirements?

  • A PC or Mac
  • Free Trail of After Effects cs6 or CC

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Create amazing motion graphic videos
  • Create awesome advertising videos either for Web or TV
  • Handle After Effect projects or templates
  • Get freelacne jobs quickly
  • Build your own brand with video advertising

What is the target audience?

  • Any individual who wants to create motion graphics
  • Any artist who really wants to get freelance jobs quickly
  • Storyboard Artists
  • Filmmakers & Video creators
  • Video advertisers
  • Video Editors
  • And anyone who loves creativity & producing videos

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Getting Started With After Effects
Introduction To Course
Preview
03:21
My Sample Video 01
Preview
02:45
My Sample Video 02
Preview
01:05
Understanding Interface & Workspace
02:45
Understanding Compositions
09:47
Manipulating Layers
07:39
Getting Started With Animation
11:21
Project : Building Animated Photo Gallery
07:29
Rendering Your Project
07:43
Orgnizing Files
02:05
Setting After Effects For Maximum Performance
02:59
Section 2: Understanding Composition
Imorting Illustrator & Photoshop Files
05:47
Exploring Footage Options
04:58
Understanding Pre-Composition
06:18
Understanding Collapse Transformation
Preview
06:57
Section 3: Working With Layers
Understanding Shape Layers
05:49
Understanding Mask
04:53
Different Ways of Creating Shape Layers
04:20
Animating Mask
07:32
Creating Custom Shapes With Mask
06:24
Advanced Concepts of Masking
08:43
Understanding Layer Stacking Order
Preview
03:17
Understanding Bezier Path
02:48
Merging Paths
06:20
Layer Properties vs Shape Properties
03:05
Working With Adjustment Layers
10:57
Parenting Layers
07:44
Working With Layer Styles
06:16
Understanding Switches And Modes
05:45
Using Track Matte
10:08
Snapping Objects
02:17
Using Mask Feather Tool
07:40
Section 4: Getting Started With Animation
Understanding Temporal Interpolation
06:51
Using Graph Editor
03:26
Project : Creating Web Login Animation
03:41
Controlling Interpolation With Keyframe Velocity
04:38
Understanding Spatail Interpolation
04:03
Using Motion Sketch
05:45
Sequence Layers
06:27
Project : Create Morphing Shapes Animation Part 01
17:01
Project : Create Morphing Shapes Animation Part 02
12:05
Project : Create Morphing Shapes Animation Part 03
11:54
Project : Create Morphing Shapes Animation Part 04
11:16
Section 5: Advanced Animation Concepts
Creating Dashed Lines
07:20
Trimming Paths
08:33
Project : Create A Real World Motion Graphic Part 01
16:46
Project : Create A Real World Motion Graphic Part 02
17:35
Using Repeater
11:07
Creating Custom Backgrounds Using Repeater
05:11
Animating Text Along A Path
09:25
Source Text And using More Options
08:06
Animating And Previewing Text
06:12
Morphing Shapes
06:55
Using Particles
05:41
Section 6: Working with 3D
Understanding 3D
04:22
Creating 3D Cube
05:12
Project : Creating Small 3D Animation Reel
14:30
Understanding Camera
06:40
Creating Depth of Field
02:32
Using Ray-Trace 3D
05:45
Using CC Sphere Effect
03:23
Section 7: Tips And Tricks For Rendering
Using Adobe Media Encoder
04:25
Outputting Ram Preview Outside Of After Effects
04:28
Generating Multiple Outputs In One Render
02:44
Working With Image Sequences
05:45
Using Multiprocessing For Faster Rendering
05:02
Creating Output Module Preset
03:45
Generating File-Naming Preset
03:02
Orgnizing Your Project
04:59
Collecting Files
02:25
Section 8: What's Next
Next Steps
08:12
Section 9: Working With Third Party Plugins
Coming Soon
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