Engage Your Audience with Animated Presentations in AE

Learn to do dynamic and awesome animations to explain concepts
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  • Lectures 58
  • Length 8 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 12/2015 English

Course Description

If you are worried about your audience, and want them to have a good time when they see your videos, then this course might get your interest.

The problem I see in a lot of training online, is that they only use a simple PowerPoint presentation, and that it’s pretty boring to watch.

So, what if you offered that same information, but in a more entertaining way?

Well, you would get more customers, more viewers, more students, and that could mean, more money.

Hey, people go to where the fun is. Right? It's the Law of Human Nature.

It’s true, delivering an amazing product can take you some time, but, if you are willing to do it, you will be able to offer the same information everybody is giving, but they will choose you because of the way you present it.

Sounds nice?

And because I know, for experience, that time is of the essence, I decided to include some lessons explaining my personal workflow to get things done more efficiently and faster, maintaining great quality.

That is, by producing a lot of videos at the same time, using a process called ASSEMBLY LINE.

Interested?

Buy with confidence. After buying, if for any reason, you decide that this course is not helpful for you, no worries, you can get your money back with no questions asked thanks to the 30-Day Money Back Guarantee.

So enroll today!

In this course you will:

  • Learn how to create Dynamic and Engaging Presentations
  • Learn how to Create and Animate Texts and Images in the popular Visual Effects software Adobe After Effects
  • Have access to the Project Files so you can follow along
  • Access to 2 very powerful and useful plug ins FOR FREE

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What are the requirements?

  • This course is for Beginners, you don't need anything, except... a computer, and electricity to turn it on...

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Create Dynamic Videos in After Effects (For your YouTube Channel, Course or Explainer Videos)

What is the target audience?

  • People Interested in engaging their audience with dynamic presentations
  • People interested in improving the User experience in their 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: Introduction
02:52

Understand what this course is about

03:02

Learn about how important it is to engage your audience with entertainment

03:39

Learn about how important it is to deliver good quality in the least amount of time

02:59

Excel is a powerful tool for any project, learn how to use it

4 questions

This quiz helps to refresh your memory for the material learned in the introduction

Section 2: The Project
06:00

This is the video that we will be creating in this course

Article

Get the project files from here

04:26

This is a short tutorial that shows you how to get After Effects

Article

These are the instructions to get the Ease and Wizz plug in

Article

These are the instructions to get the Animation Composer plug in

Section 3: Planning
02:40

The breakdown is an optional step, and I recommend it heavily, learn why

03:59

Learn to break down a script

04:02

These are the Categories that the highlighted text can have in a breakdown

03:21

This video will teach you how to turn your breakdown into a list in Excel

03:32

In here you will learn how to prepare your list inside excel

04:10

This video teaches you how to create a table to keep your breakdown organized

04:31

This video will teach you how to prepare your Breakdown for production

04:24

This video will show you how you can use the powerful breakdown in the production

2 questions

This quiz helps to refresh your memory for the material learned in the planning

Section 4: Production
03:51

This video will teach you tips and techniques to hire friends and colleagues

04:51

This video will teach you how you can get paid images and also free images

04:41

This lecture will teach you how to get awesome designs images and illustrations for free

03:17

This lesson will teach you how to be organized with your folders on your project

02:34

This lesson will teach you how to get awesome designs and copy the color palette from it

03:43

In this lesson we will dive into after effects and create a new comp

05:33

In here we will create a color palette inside after effects

03:45

In the listen we will be importing all the audio and organize folders inside after effects

1 question

This quiz helps to refresh your memory for the material learned in the production

Section 5: Creating the Intro Screen
02:34

In this lesson we will download the amazing plugging franchise animography

04:21

In here we will learn how to create the introductions

04:58

In this lesson we will learn how to set up the colors for the Animography Franchise

04:09

In this lesson we will start creating the texts for our introductions

06:14

In this lesson we will only make the logo for the introduction screen

03:42

In this lession we will finish creating the introduction screens for our lessons

03:19

Learn to render all the introductions using Adobe Media Encoder

1 question

This quiz helps to refresh your memory for the planning

Section 6: Preparing the Animation
04:48

In this lesson we will learn the purpose of having a master composition

04:37

We will be adding the ending screen using simple texts

03:12

We will set the text and logo in place so we can later animate it

05:27

Now that we have the text and logo in place, we can now animate it

01:53

This video will show you how to create all the compositions for your project

02:37

Once we have all the comps, it's time to import the audio and set the current durations for all the comps

02:34

We will customize all the introductions, inserting their corresponding texts

04:50

We will customize the texts for all the ending screens

05:50

In this lesson we will set all the markers to get the timing of our animation

1 question

This quiz helps to refresh your memory for the preparation of your animation

Section 7: Setting Every Screen
04:47

In here, we will create the first screen of our explainer video

06:25

This lesson teaches you how to add images to your videos

04:15

Moving one image can be simple, but multiple objects at the same time? You need a null object

05:56

This video will show you how to change the text of a layer with keyframes

04:00

This video explains the different animations you can achieve with the Ease and Wizz plug in

03:49

This video explains how to work with both, the Ease and Wizz and Animation composer

05:45

After understanding how to work with Ease and Wizz, and Animation Composer, we can now move objects around

01:39

This video shows you how to have different colors and sizes inside a line of text of the same layer

05:27

In this video I go through the process of using different techniques to tell a story with illustrations about characters

03:51

This will show you how to create a Dialogue Balloon to have your characters speaking in a Comic-Style manner

04:26

In here I will show you how to create quick screens full of text

02:48

This lessons wraps up the Setting Every Screen section of this course

2 questions

This quiz helps to refresh your memory for setting up every screen

Section 8: Animating the Explainer Video and Rendering
05:27

In here we will use Animation Composer to animate all the texts and images inside our explainer video

02:05

Now that we have the animation completed, we will prepare the renders using Adobe Media Encoder

05:04

After we create a Render, we will revise it and see if it need to have any corrections made

02:38

This lesson wraps up the course. In here I will share with you some closing thoughts

265 pages

This is the transcript of all the course

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Instructor Biography

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With a background of 10 years in the film industry at Autumn Leave Films, and with over 30 short films produced to this date, we are a group of animators who love to share everything we know about animation, from pre-production, animation, to post production.

Our aim is to equip future animators with all the necessary techniques and tips to help them do better projects. Our courses will help beginners along with intermediate users.

We have helped more than 22,000+ students to discover techniques and all the knowledge they need to start animating their projects.

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