Learn how to use Photoshop, After Effects, and two dedicated tools—Flixel and Cliplets—to explore the creative possibilities of cinemagraphs: static photos that contain areas of motion.
Eran Stern dives deep into new uses and shortcuts for shape layers, text, masks, and path effects in After Effects.
Get advanced shortcuts and techniques for navigation and project management in After Effects.
Get real-world production and workflow advice as you learn about the newest features in Adobe After Effects CC.
Delve into the world of motion graphics, keying, and compositing in After Effects CC.
Learn to shoot and post-process aerial photos and videos shot using a DJI Phantom Vision 2 quadcopter.
Filmmaker Maxim Jago shows how to color correct and add visual effects to create a distinct look for a video electronic press kit (EPK).
Learn techniques for color correcting video in After Effects. Learn how to fix exposure and tone problems, and make creative adjustments.
Shoot and animate your own stop-motion films with an iPad, smartphone, or DSLR camera and the iStopMotion app for Mac OS and iOS devices.
The founders of Tiny Inventions explain how their (tiny) two-person animation studio evolved and share the process behind their film Between Times.
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.
Get on-location tips and post-production techniques to speed up time and create compelling visual effects with time-lapse photography.
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.
Learn how to shoot and edit green screen footage and images.
Capture footage of everyday objects and combine it with effects in popular postproduction tools like After Effects and Premiere Pro, resulting in rich, abstract backdrops for your project.
Takes an in-depth look at the new and enhanced features in After Effects CS6.
Veteran After Effects user Chris Meyer gets you up to speed quickly with the new features in After Effects CS6, including 3D camera tracking and the new 3D rendering engine for ray-traced 3D rendering
Teaches you advanced techniques for roto painting, motion tracking, multipass mattes, multiple keying layers, simulated lighting effects, painting on video background plates, and more.
Master the art of combining text and motion to express ideas in the form of animation designed to accompany spoken word or music.
Understand the complete workflow involved in creating stereo 3D, from setting up a stereo 3D rig, to compositing footage and adjusting settings, to adding finishing touches like depth of field and motion blur.
Addresses 11 of the most common questions users have about After Effects.