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After Effects 6 Essential Training

with Lynda Weinman

Video: interface

Learn to use keyframes, effects, masks, paint effects, text and 3D layers, lights, multiple cameras, expressions, parenting, and compositing.
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  1. 1m 44s
    1. welcome
      1m 44s
  2. 7m 9s
    1. tips
    2. interface
      6m 22s
  3. 11m 0s
    1. import to project
      5m 2s
    2. premultiplied versus straight alpha
      3m 31s
    3. importing folders
      2m 27s
  4. 13m 19s
    1. creating composition
      3m 41s
    2. movie duration
      1m 56s
    3. photoshop as composition
      4m 9s
    4. composition from footage
      3m 33s
  5. 31m 14s
    1. setting keyframes
      7m 57s
    2. clearing keyframes
    3. animate properties
      7m 20s
    4. copy and paste
      2m 22s
    5. moving multiple keyframes
    6. shortcuts
      2m 52s
    7. pan behind tool
      2m 1s
    8. bezier paths
      2m 5s
    9. auto-orient
    10. precise path
      4m 37s
  6. 13m 35s
    1. easing in and out
      5m 14s
    2. hold keyframes
      5m 9s
    3. consistent speed
      2m 14s
    4. interpolation types
  7. 10m 39s
    1. preview options
      4m 51s
    2. resolution options
      1m 44s
    3. region of interest button
      1m 39s
    4. work area
      1m 39s
    5. wireframes
  8. 46m 0s
    1. uberkey
      1m 17s
    2. shy layers
      1m 13s
    3. solo switch
    4. quality switch
      2m 43s
    5. continuous rasterization
      3m 46s
    6. motion blur
      2m 33s
    7. trimming
      2m 44s
    8. another trim method
      1m 42s
    9. split layers
      3m 6s
    10. time stretch
      2m 23s
    11. frame blending
      3m 35s
    12. time remapping
      2m 49s
    13. replace layer
      1m 21s
    14. sequencing layers
      5m 1s
    15. solid layers
      5m 46s
    16. align and distribute
      2m 52s
    17. layer modes
      2m 10s
  9. 46m 19s
    1. text layers
      3m 38s
    2. source text
      2m 22s
    3. animator and range selector
      3m 44s
    4. wiggly selector
      5m 20s
    5. multiple animators
      6m 28s
    6. advanced techniques
      5m 3s
    7. numeric animation
      13m 21s
    8. numeric animation 2
      3m 15s
    9. text on path
      3m 8s
  10. 22m 46s
    1. effects basics
      8m 24s
    2. drop shadow
      3m 35s
    3. wipes
      3m 32s
    4. favorites
      2m 35s
    5. adjustment layers
      2m 0s
    6. precompose
      2m 40s
  11. 15m 11s
    1. interpreting footage
      1m 34s
    2. simple parenting
      2m 49s
    3. anchor preparation
      4m 7s
    4. character animation
      2m 20s
    5. null objects
      4m 21s
  12. 21m 10s
    1. intro to painting
      4m 24s
    2. editing paint
      1m 49s
    3. morphing
      1m 37s
    4. erasing
      5m 14s
    5. cloning
      4m 17s
    6. scribble
      3m 49s
  13. 14m 49s
    1. masking
      5m 1s
    2. feathered masks
      3m 46s
    3. bezier masks
      2m 0s
    4. open paths
      1m 49s
    5. auto-trace masks
      2m 13s
  14. 9m 36s
    1. track mattes
      3m 11s
    2. animating results
      1m 44s
    3. luminance
      4m 41s
  15. 29m 24s
    1. intro to 3D
      5m 2s
    2. animation and camera
      2m 22s
    3. intro to lighting
      8m 11s
    4. multiple lights
      1m 20s
    5. animating camera
      4m 15s
    6. camera flythrough
      7m 11s
    7. auto-orient objects
      1m 3s
  16. 27m 22s
    1. basic expression
      5m 38s
    2. clock expressions
      5m 53s
    3. array expressions
      7m 19s
    4. percentage and degrees
      4m 26s
    5. effects expressions
      4m 6s
  17. 10m 23s
    1. audio preview
      2m 51s
    2. audio levels
      1m 39s
    3. audio visualization
      5m 53s
  18. 27m 42s
    1. rendering defaults
      5m 5s
    2. render settings
      3m 50s
    3. output module
      5m 33s
    4. rendering audio
      1m 11s
    5. rendering alpha
      3m 49s
    6. rendering templates
      1m 25s
    7. ram preview
      1m 40s
    8. collecting files
      2m 10s
    9. rendering flash
      2m 59s
  19. 10s
    1. goodbye

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After Effects 6 Essential Training
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After Effects 6 Essential Training with Lynda Weinman offers a thorough overview of the most essential features of the standard version of the latest release of After Effects! The newest features, such as Paint effects and Text Layers are covered, as well all other fundamental to intermediate features. You will create animated compositions as you learn everything from simple transformations using Keyframes, Effects, Masks, and Track Mattes, to more advanced concepts covering Photoshop and Illustrator Integration, Text Layers, Paint Effects, 3D Layers, Lights, Multiple Cameras, Expressions, Parenting, and Compositing.

Note: This product was previously named Learning Adobe After Effects 6

Topics include:
  • Effects
  • Rendering
  • 3D
  • Lighting
  • Camera
  • Keyframe techniques
  • Photoshop and Illustrator integration
  • Parenting
  • Expressions
  • Paint
  • Text layers
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