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Learn to use expressions to animate layer properties, add movement, loop animations, react to sound, format text, and more in After Effects.
Delve into the world of motion graphics, keying, and compositing in After Effects CC.
Learn how to create a preloader from an animated GIF, using After Effects, Photoshop or Fireworks, and Adobe Edge Animate.
Get real-world production and workflow advice as you learn about the newest features in Adobe After Effects CC.
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.
Build a complete 3D motion graphics sequence in CINEMA 4D Lite, the introductory version of CINEMA 4D included with After Effects CC.
Get on-location tips and post-production techniques to speed up time and create compelling visual effects with time-lapse photography.
Learn to tightly synchronize your video and animation to your audio—be it music or speech.
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.
Shows how to use Photoshop to perform video editing tasks, such as lens correction, color grading, and more.
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.
Learn how to create professional-looking type plus sophisticated type animations, including timing to music.
Demonstrates the most common techniques for adding selective transparency to layers in After Effects.
A tour of editing and enhancement techniques for After Effects layers.
Learn how to create sophisticated animations in After Effects with the minimum amount of effort.
An introduction to creating a first animation in Adobe After Effects.
A whirlwind tour of Adobe After Effects for new users and those who may need a refresher.
Explores Trapcode Particular, an industry standard third-party After Effects plugin for generating particle effects.
Offers guidance on project and file management and best practices for sharing media and creative work between applications.
Introduces After Effects CS6 and the world of animation, effects, and compositing.
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
Master the art of combining text and motion to express ideas in the form of animation designed to accompany spoken word or music.
Addresses 11 of the most common questions users have about After 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.