Learn After Effects and master 3d layers in after effects

learn from the basics to mastering after effects 3d workspace and 3d layers, how to animate a cube we make from 3dlayers
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  • Lectures 29
  • Length 1.5 hours
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  • Languages English
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Published 2/2015 English

Course Description

LEARN AFTER EFFECTS AND MASTER 3D LAYERS IN AFTER EFFECTS

  • Full & free lifetime access to the complete course
  • All future & additional lectures shall always be free
  • As a student you can request for additional lectures where necessary
  • No other software is needed "You only need after effects".
  • Unconditional Udemy 30 day money-back guarantee
  • No Prior after effces knowledge needed "Guaranteed"

LEARN HOW TO USE AFTER EFFECTS 3D SPACE AND 3D LAYERS MORE EFFECTIVELY

HOW TO UNDER STAND AFTEREFFECTS XYZ AXIS

CONVERTING 2D LAYERS IN TO 3D LAYERS AND USE THEM TO CREATE A CUBE AND ANIMATE IT

HOW TO ADD SHADOWS AND LIGHTS IN 3D SPACE

HOW TO PARENT LAYERS AND USE A NULL OBJECT

------------"if you want to master after effects then this is your course" --------------

What to expect from this course?

the first session of this course will cover the basics of after effects.

i also take the time to cover most of the tools we are to use through the course in detail so that we are all at the same page.

later in the course you will learn how aftereffects 3d workspace works and how to navigate it effectively and easiliy.

then you will learn how to create 3d layers and create a cube from them which we later animate,

you will learn how to add lights in your seen and shadows

you will also learn how to add and animate a 3d camera

you will also learn how to use the null object and parenting in aftereffects

''All future extra lectures'' and upgrades are always included for free. Unconditional Udemy 30 day money-back guarantee - that's my personal promise of your success!


What am I going to get from this course?

  • getting started in after effects
  • creating a project from start to finish
  • best practices
  • adding effects and presets
  • understanding how masks work
  • understanding layer properties and animating layer properties
  • understanding after effects 3d space
  • how to create a 3d cube with 3d layers
  • animating a cube we create from layers
  • working with text
  • key shortcuts
  • export settings

What is the target audience?

  • you donot need any prior knowledge of after effects to take this course
  • the first half of the course is more targeted to introduction but later in the course we look at more advanced features, like creating a 3d cube from 3d layers, adding lights, a camera and animating the cube
  • so if you are intermediate you can take a look at that section and you can be assured to learn something from their, even for beginers if you follow from lecture one you will be able to follow along as well so no worries

What you get with this course?

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Curriculum

Section 1: About the course
course preview
Preview
00:32
00:54

just brief introduction and a review of what we will be looking at in the course

About After effects
Preview
01:01
00:21

a list of requirements necessary and recommended to run after effects or to follow along smoothly, these include

after effects, either c3,c4,c5,c5.5,c6 of cc

atleast a computer with 1 gb of ram as minimum

also recommend a graphics card of atleast 1 gb memory

no prior knowledge of after effects is required this course is ment for beginners and intermediates

00:37

their are many post production or motion graphics softwares out their in this course i goon to tell you why after effects not those other programs

00:40

something about my self

Section 2: the interface
01:07

here we look at the welcome screen when you first open after effects

02:31

in this lecture we will look at the general after effects interface, the panels, how to navigate through these panels, reseting and changing workspaces in later lectures

the projects panel
Preview
02:26
the time line
03:53
1 question

if you need to add a panel or add all panels where can you find the option<br>

Section 3: creating a new project
01:52

in this section of the course we will continue with the basics like creating a new composition, comp settings, importing and savings through out the section

composition settings
02:07
importing files
03:10
saving
04:37
1 question

how do you create a new composion

Section 4: working with layers
08:43

in this lecture and the following lections in this section of the course we will take a look at layers, layer types, their properties, animating, layer masks, text layers and more

working with shape layers
02:12
layer properties
03:43
animating layers and layer properties
06:03
auto key
01:37
caching your animation or using the ram preview
03:44
working with masks
05:27
layer styles
02:13
text layer
07:34
adding with effects and presets
05:45
Section 5: 3d layers and the after effects 3d space
06:41

lectures in this sections will be dealing with 3d layers, 3d space, navigating the 3d space, and later we will be creating a 3d cube from layers and animate it using the knowledge we learn from previous lectures.

more about 3d layers
06:50
using 3d lights
07:10
creating a cube from layers
07:12
2 pages

these are the key shortcuts you are likely to use frequently when using after effects

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Instructor Biography

i am a graphics designer and animator skilled in Photoshop, after effects and blender, i have been in the field of motion graphics and animation for over five years, with 3 of those years at a television network here in my country, as an animator i create templates for TV bumpers, lower 3rds, if am not using photoshop for billboard design am using it to create textures for my 3d models i create in blender and sometimes in cinema 4d i occasionally do copyrighting, camera work mostly for music videos and documentary mostly with the canon D series, i.e the canon 5d mark ii, 5d mark iii, 60d and the 7 d

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