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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: 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 Adobe Green-Screen Workflow

    Adobe Green-Screen Workflow with Richard Harrington

    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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  • view course page for Green Screen Techniques for Video and Photography

    Learn how to shoot and edit green screen footage and images.

    3h 16m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Photoshop for Video Editors: Core Skills

    Shows how to use Photoshop to perform video editing tasks, such as lens correction, color grading, and more.

    3h 8m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Practical Motion Background Workshop

    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.

    1h 25m
    Appropriate for all
     
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  • view course page for Motion Control 3D: Bringing Your Photos to Life in Three Dimensions

    Discover how to transport your photos into a three-dimensional world using Adobe Photoshop and After Effects.

    1h 30m
    Intermediate
     
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