Learn how to create lens flare—the popular visual effect seen in commercials, TV shows, and feature films alike—with the After Effects plugin Optical Flares.
Learn to master Trapcode Form and create stunning visual effects and motion graphics.
Create significantly more professional footage with tools that do everything from removing noise to performing high-end color grading.
Walks you through the Element 3D third-party compositing plugin for After Effects.
Explores Trapcode Particular, an industry standard third-party After Effects plugin for generating particle effects.
Explores the basic tools, effects, and need-to-know techniques in After Effects CS5.
How to gather video, audio, and graphical source materials into layered compositions, and make edits and adjustments.
Learn basic workflows for collecting and organizing assets, assembling layered compositions, and applying color correction and other effects.
Explores the possibilities for doing everything from creating simple animations to integrating multiple files types in After Effects.