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Get up and running with CINEMA 4D R17 in just one hour.
Rob Garrott interviews storyboard artists, animators, VFX artists, and other film-industry pros in this series of creative conversations.
Learn about the significant new motion graphics and visual effects features introduced in Adobe After Effects CC 2015—as soon as they are released.
The team behind Ghost Town Media introduces their innovative After Effects workflow for the stage design of Linkin Park's latest tour, Hunting Party.
Get started with X-Particles, the CINEMA 4D plugin that allows artists to create finely rendered fluid simulations, dynamics, and collisions quickly and easily.
Get started with After Effects by learning basic motion graphics and video terminology and the six core techniques used to build projects in After Effects.
Learn how to use mocha 4 for match moving, 3D camera solves, custom shape creation, rotoscoping, and more.
Learn how to capture, create, and use panoramic photos that can be seamlessly integrated into After Effects and other motion graphics projects.
Learn about motion design firm Blind's journey, and why founder Chris Do thinks it's the most exciting time for designers who choose change to be alive.
Learn to create and manipulate 3D graphics for use in video, using Photoshop, After Effects, and Illustrator.
Learn what it takes to start telling stories and communicating with motion graphics.
Breaks down the six foundations of After Effects mastery—compositions, layers, animation, effects, 3D, and rendering—and provides real-world projects designed to reinforce your skills.
Eran Stern dives deep into new uses and shortcuts for shape layers, text, masks, and path effects in After Effects.
Motion graphics legend Chris Meyer shows members how to create 3D animated, "flying" logos using After Effects and C4D Lite.
Build a complete 3D motion graphics sequence in CINEMA 4D Lite, the introductory version of CINEMA 4D included with After Effects CC.
Learn the terms and technology that will help you understand how vector and raster graphics are prepped and formatted for use in video and motion graphics.
Get advanced shortcuts and techniques for navigation and project management in After Effects.
Get real-world production and workflow advice as you learn about the newest features in Adobe After Effects CC.
Delve into the world of motion graphics, keying, and compositing in After Effects CC.
Learn the fundamentals of working with type: compositing type, animating type, and creating 3D text and logos.
Learn how to model, texture, light, and animate 3D objects in CINEMA 4D, and create amazing motion graphics, visual effects (VFX), and animations.
Create backgrounds for video projects using Photoshop and After Effects.
Discover how to use the complete Edge Animate toolset to lay out and animate motion graphics for your website, mobile devices, digital magazine, iBooks, and more.
Put your web motion skills to the test in this final project of the series, which uses Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and Edge Animate to create an animated banner ad.
Hear about industry trends and the new creative techniques mograph artists are using to create the innovative music videos, commercials, and films for some of the biggest brands in the world.
Scott Pagano, head of LA design studio Neither-Field, walks us through the motion-based, viral music videos he designed for the electronic music trio the M Machine.
Learn how to get great video from mediocre footage, using compositing, color balancing, and artificial lighting (and relighting) techniques in Premiere Pro and After Effects.
The head of the innovative motion design firm leftchannel explains the importance of versatility and experimentation in the design process.
Learn to use expressions to animate layer properties, add movement, loop animations, react to sound, format text, and more in After Effects.
Learn to build a parallax motion effect using Google Web Designer, Flash CC, and Edge Animate, and add depth and motion to your web projects.
Add an animation to your web projects with a CSS sprite sheet, in this quick, project-based course.
Learn how to create a preloader from an animated GIF, using After Effects, Photoshop or Fireworks, and Adobe Edge Animate.
Learn to create a simple web banner with motion and interactivity.
Get an overview of the planning and creation process behind web-based motion graphics.
Learn how to create lens flare—the popular visual effect seen in commercials, TV shows, and feature films alike—with the After Effects plugin Optical Flares.
Learn to tightly synchronize your video and animation to your audio—be it music or speech.
Create custom animated GIFs for your websites, mobile applications, and other interactive projects in Photoshop.
Learn to master Trapcode Form and create stunning visual effects and motion graphics.
Create significantly more professional footage with tools that do everything from removing noise to performing high-end color grading.
Tell a more compelling story in Edge Animate with an animated infographic.
Follow Beeple, a motion graphics artist, whose Everyday Project drives him to learn new software, adopt fresh techniques, and create art for himself and others.
Walks you through the Element 3D third-party compositing plugin for After Effects.
Learn how to create professional-looking type plus sophisticated type animations, including timing to music.
Demonstrates the most common techniques for adding selective transparency to layers in After Effects.
A tour of editing and enhancement techniques for After Effects layers.
Learn how to create sophisticated animations in After Effects with the minimum amount of effort.
An introduction to creating a first animation in Adobe After Effects.
A whirlwind tour of Adobe After Effects for new users and those who may need a refresher.
Introduces MoGraph, a toolset that allows you to model and animate objects without keyframes, and shows how to use MoGraph to quickly get your characters up and running.
Take a look at Xpresso, a scripting tool that allows you to speed up your animation workflow, and the basics of character rigging in CINEMA 4D.
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