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Watch our After Effects tutorials and learn to design motion graphics and create animations. Ranging from beginner to advanced, these courses demonstrate how to composite video and create special effects—even how to use After Effects to design lower third graphics.
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Create stunning video effects and animations with After Effects

With After Effects you can do some impressive things. Find out how to create stunning visual effects and animations, and explore compositing techniques in After Effects on lynda.com.

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Delve into the world of motion graphics, keying, and compositing in After Effects CC. Learn the foundations for becoming proficient with After Effects, including layers, keyframe animation and working with 3D.

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  • view course page for After Effects Guru: Color Grading Footage

    Learn techniques for color correcting video in After Effects. Learn how to fix exposure and tone problems, and make creative adjustments.

    1h 35m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for After Effects Guru: Faster Previews and Rendering

    Get faster renders, quicker previews, and more power and responsiveness from the RAM and cache settings in After Effects.

    1h 57m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Getting Started with Stop Motion Animation

    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.

    1h 53m
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  • view course page for Motion Graphics for Video Editors: Creating Animated Logos

    Learn how to create an animated logo with After Effects, and get the motion graphics experience you need to succeed as a freelance video editor.

    2h 33m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Repairing and Enhancing Video

    Learn how to use Adobe Photoshop, After Effects, and even Illustrator to correct problems like lens distortion, camera shake, noise and grain, and overblown exposure, and add creative effects.

    3h 23m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for After Effects Guru: Mastering the Timeline

    Reveals time-saving features for navigating to specific timecodes, adjusting keyframes, changing layer behavior, and other tips for mastering the Timeline panel.

    1h 8m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Creating Time-Lapse Video

    Creating Time-Lapse Video Richard Harrington

    Get on-location tips and post-production techniques to speed up time and create compelling visual effects with time-lapse photography.

    3h 27m
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  • view course page for Adobe Green-Screen Workflow

    Guides you through the keying process in Premiere Pro, After Effects, and other popular tools like Primatte Keyer and zMatte.

    2h 5m
    Intermediate
     
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