COLLECTION (30 TUTORIALS)

30 Days of After Effects

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30 Days of After Effects, The Series.

So you've decided that you want to get serious about learning After Effects? Learning After Effects takes time and it's not for the faint of heart, but if you're ready to grit your teeth and work your butt off you can know After Effects in less time than you might think.
One of the best places to learn After Effects is right here with the 30 Days of After Effects series. 30 Days of After Effects is where we tell everyone to go to learn After Effects in as little time as possible. This course was designed to equip After Effects artists with skills and knowledge to help them become Motion Design masters. So if you're ready to take the plunge just click on any tutorial! You can follow them in order or click on the one that interests you the most. It's a 30 day challenge. Are you up for it?
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Tutorial: Create a Write-On Effect in After Effects

Learn three ways to do write on effects in After Effects, a skill that every MoGraph Artist needs to know.

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Tutorial: Using Polar Coordinates in After Effects

Master the Polar Coordinates effect in After Effects and create a GMunk inspired sci-fi space tunnel.

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Tutorial: Create a Gear Rig Using Expressions After Effects

In this lesson you'll learn how to make gears automatically rotate using Expressions in After Effects.

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Tutorial: Create a 3D Scene from a Photo in After Effects

In this tutorial you'll learn how to create a fake 3D world in After Effects from a photo.

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Tutorial: Using MIDI to Control Animation in After Effects | Part 1

Learn how to automatically control your animations using MIDI data in After Effects.

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Tutorial: Using MIDI to Control Animation in After Effects | Part 2

Learn how to automatically control your animations using MIDI data in After Effects.

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Tutorial: 3D Object Tips in After Effects

Learn how to put the 3D system in After Effects to good use in this tutorial.

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Tutorial: The Predki Animation Trick in After Effects

In this After Effects tutorial we'll how to do the 'predki' style of animation.

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Tutorial: How to Create Morphing Letters in After Effects

In this tutorial you'll learn how to morph one shape into another in After Effects using letters as an example of this technique.

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Tutorial: Cineware for After Effects | Make a 3D Room

In this tutorial you'll learn how to use Cineware to create a 3D room in After Effects.

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Tutorial: How to Create Automatic Follow Through in After Effects

In this lesson we'll learn how to use principle of animation, Follow Through, to make your animation look better than ever in After Effects.

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Tutorial: Animate a Walk Cycle in After Effects with Jenny LeClue

In this tutorial you'll learn how to break down and animate a character walk cycle from scratch.

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Tutorial: Video Game Style | 8-Bit Color Cycling in After Effects

Learn how to make your animation look like it's from an old-school video game in our 8-bit color cycling tutorial for After Effects.

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Tutorial: Basic Color Theory Tips in After Effects

In this tutorial Joey is going to show you some basic color theory tips you can put into practice right away to make your work look better.

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Tutorial: Precompose Your Work | The Power of Precomps in After Effects

In this tutorial you'll learn how to use the precompose feature in After Effects to save a ton of time.

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Tutorial: Kinetic Typography in After Effects | Part 1

In this three part tutorial series you'll learn everything you need to know to build your own kinetic typography videos from scratch.

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Tutorial: Kinetic Typography in After Effects | Part 2

In part two of this three part series on building a kinetic typography video in After Effects you'll continue working on your project.

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Tutorial: Kinetic Typography in After Effects | Part 3

In the final part of our kinetic typography series you'll add all the finishing touches to the video that you started in parts one and two.

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Tutorial: Rigging and Rolling a Cube in After Effects

In this tutorial we'll show you how to roll and rig a cube in After Effects.

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Tutorial: Tracking and Keying in After Effects | Part 1

Learn the basics of compositing in After Effects in this two part series that covers keying, planar tracking, color correction, and more.

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Tutorial: Tracking and Keying in After Effects | Part 2

Learn the basics of compositing in After Effects in this two part series that covers keying, planar tracking, color correction, and more.

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Tutorial: Create a Cartoon Explosion in After Effects

In this tutorial you'll learn how to make a cartoon styled explosion in After Effects.

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Tutorial: Making Content for Jumbotrons | How To Animate for Multiple Screens

In this tutorial you'll learn how to create and manage animations in After Effects that are meant to be viewed on non-standard screen sizes.

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Tutorial: How to Create a Toon-Shaded Look in After Effects

In this tutorial you'll learn how to create a cartoon effect that makes your work look like it's done in an old-school cel animation style.

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Tutorial: Make Vines and Leaves with Trapcode Particular in After Effects

Learn how to make vines and leaves grow using the amazingly powerful Trapcode Particular plugin for After Effects.

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Tutorial: Animating Type with Text Animators in After Effects

In this tutorial you'll learn how to take the stock text animator effects that come with After Effects and use them to your advantage.

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Tutorial: Animate like Cyriak Part Duex | Hands & Eyes & Mouths

Learn some compositing tips in tricks as Joey recreates an animation by Cyriak. It's a weird one, but you'll learn a lot.

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Tutorial: Faking the C4D MoGraph Module in After Effects

Learn how to fake the Cinema 4D MoGraph Module in After Effects using some clever expressions.

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Tutorial: How to Use 3D Assets in Your After Effects Projects

To be a top MoGraph Artist you need to know how to use 3D assets in your After Effects workflow and this tutorial has you covered.

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Tutorial: Using Stop Motion Animation with After Effects

Learn how to create a mixed-media animation in After Effects by using real stop motion footage and standard After Effects animation.