After Effects Tutorials

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

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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 Project Workflow

    Shows how to integrate the various parts of the Adobe Production Premium suite with After Effects in a real-world project.

    3h 18m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for After Effects CS4 Beyond the Basics

    Teaches advanced techniques for working with motion graphic elements, animation, color correction and more.

    8h 49m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for After Effects CS4 Essential Training

    How to gather video, audio, and graphical source materials into layered compositions, and make edits and adjustments.

    8h 39m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for After Effects CS4 New Features

    Explains all the changes and improvements in the latest release of Adobe After Effects.

    59m 47s
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for After Effects CS4 Getting Started

    Learn basic workflows for collecting and organizing assets, assembling layered compositions, and applying color correction and other effects.

    1h 3m
    Beginner
     
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