This course will equip you with fundamental concepts and techniques to transform images, shapes, icons, and text into compelling motion graphics using Adobe After Effects. It is recommended that participants are familiar with either Adobe Lightroom or Photoshop.
5 sessions, 3 hours each, over the course of 5 weeks.
Session 1 | The AE interface, creating a composition, the layer system and layer properties.
Session 2 | The principles of animation and how to apply them in AE.
Session 3 | Basic Animation: hands-on exercise.
Session 4 | Post-Production workflow: importing media and integration with Pr, AI and Ps.
Session 5 | Intermediate Post-Production: hands-on exercise, and future learning resources.
“After Effects is great for creating motion graphics. Just don’t expect to learn it in a weekend. Anton was really patient with me and I learned a lot.”