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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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  • CC (1)
  • CS6

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  • 3D + Animation
  • Video (3)

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  • view course page for Mograph Techniques: Spline Dynamics with CINEMA 4D

    Learn to create rope, cable, hair, and string-like effects that lead to realistic motion and elasticity with C4D's Dynamics module.

    1h 13m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Maya Rendering for After Effects Composites

    Discover how to create render passes in Maya, recombine the passes in After Effects, and motion track the passes to live-action video footage that contains a moving camera or a moving character.

    3h 9m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for Digital Matte Painting: Changing a Scene From Summer to Winter

    Shows how to turn a daytime summer scene into a nighttime winter scene using Photoshop and After Effects, with illustrator David Mattingly's production-proven matte painting techniques.

    1h 48m
    Intermediate
     
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