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December 12, 2018, 1:12 pm
Evan Abrams Shows How to Animate and Loop Falling Leaves Without the Need for Any Specialized Tools in After Effects. When you think of creating a falling leaves animation in After Effects things don’t have
December 8, 2018, 7:54 am
It's always a good idea to make sure your editing arsenal is stocked with new, efficient techniques for a wide range of different tasks, whether it's smoothing out keyframes more quickly, or throwing down a sweet ass text animation with almost zero effort. In this super helpful tutorial, Shutterstock's Todd Blankenship offers up a ton of great tips and tricks that you can use in Adobe After Effects for a myriad of different applications.
December 7, 2018, 6:07 am
When most people hear the words "alpha channels", they think "transparency", but that's not exactly accurate. The truth is more complex, and a quite bit more interesting! Join longtime VFX artist, editor, software developer, and business owner Simon Ubsdell for Part 4 of the best look behind the technology of compositing that you've ever seen, packed with practical advice for applying the secrets of alpha channels that's simply not possible before understanding these underlying principles. No matter which applications you're using for editing, compositing, or visual effects, this one is a must-see!
December 6, 2018, 6:01 am
Speed lines serve a number of purposes. Not only do they indicate motion, they also draw a viewer’s eye into a specific area of the frame. Used in conjunction with sound effects and a few other animation tricks, they can give your shot an extra punch.
November 29, 2018, 10:10 am
Tackling visual effects and complex animations don’t necessarily require lots of third-party tools or advanced techniques. As long as you understand the creative assets available at your disposal, especially in compositing platforms like Adobe After Effects, attaining a unique visual style to your footage is more than possible to achieve.
November 26, 2018, 1:22 pm
Sean Dove Takes Advantage of R20’s Fields and Volume Builder to Design Typography in C4D. Arguably the two most prominent features in C4D R20 are the Volume Builder and Fields. Designer Sean Dove puts both
October 30, 2018, 6:05 am
Motion simulations are an effect that hasn’t yet appeared in Final Cut Pro X, which means you may not know they exist. But, they can create fascinating effects and are endlessly fun to play with.
October 25, 2018, 12:26 pm
ActionVFX Made Some Great-Looking Large-Scale Fire Effects for Compositing Artists. Tired of using the same old Fire effects in your explosion shots? Many people are tired of seeing them too. Convincing fire effects require variety
October 25, 2018, 9:00 am
You can throw these elements behind an animated logo to illustrate movement, or add them to text graphics for some dynamic and interesting results. The circle burst is extremely easy to create, and it’s incredibly versatile. Let’s take a step-by-step look at how to create one in Adobe After Effects.
October 20, 2018, 2:40 pm
David Longfield’s VFX Course is a Great Primer for Visual Effects Fundamentals. If you are new the VFX game and are looking to solidify some of the concepts that get used in production, consider taking
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