Join Rob Garrott for an in-depth discussion in this video 013 Logo lighting basics, part of Design in Motion.
Hi! Rob Garrott here and welcome to Design in Motion, the weekly series where we explore…important fundamentals in the world of motion graphics.…Creating a well lit and textured logo doesn't have to be a complicated process.…In fact, it can be really easy if you follow some simple guidelines. Let's take a look.…This is the final rendered logo that we're going to be creating here today and I…want to point out a couple of things.…The first thing is the richness of the color.…It's a very rich warm tone that we've got on the surface of the logo and that's…being created by the color of the reflections.…
The next thing I want to talk about is the shininess of the logo.…You notice that there's a gradient transition in the sides especially and…somewhat on the face as well, and that gradient is being created by the…reflectivity of the environment itself.…The environment surrounding the logo has a gradient in it so the sides of the…logo are reflecting that environment, and that's contributing to make the color…
- Communicating emotion using color correction
- Using expressions to control animation
- Rendering type in a seamless environment
- Doing more with less in the After Effects render queue
- Creating bouncing animated type using dynamics
- Creating realism with Global illumination
- Working with Xrefs to simplify the workflow
Skill Level Intermediate
After Effects CS5.5 New Featureswith Mark Christiansen1h 42m Intermediate
After Effects CS5 Essential Trainingwith Chad Perkins8h 39m Beginner
Design in Motion
- Mark as unwatched
- Mark all as unwatched
Are you sure you want to mark all the videos in this course as unwatched?
This will not affect your course history, your reports, or your certificates of completion for this course.Cancel
Take notes with your new membership!
Type in the entry box, then click Enter to save your note.
1:30Press on any video thumbnail to jump immediately to the timecode shown.
Notes are saved with you account but can also be exported as plain text, MS Word, PDF, Google Doc, or Evernote.