Adjustment layers


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Adjustment layers

Another great way of applying effects in After Effects, particularly when you're working with (UNKNOWN) files is to use adjustment layers. And that's what we're going to do here. If you want to follow along, we're in chapter 13 cu05.aep and I'm going to go to layer new. Adjustment layer. And an Adjustment Layer is a layer that carries effects and applies them to all the layers underneath them in a comb. It's kind of a, we have applied a combined effect, if you like, that's applied to several other layers.

So we're going to use this to create a vignette type effect. So let's bring out curves first of all. Okay, so I'm going to bring up curves. And I'm going to apply that just to the main robots. And you'll see that as I do that, it's only affecting the robot layers. It's not affecting any of the other layers obviously. So, I'll just make a slight adjustment to my curves just to get a little bit more contrast in there. Now the difference is, when ...

Adjustment layers
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Adjustment layers provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Angie Taylor as part of the CINEMA 4D Lite for After Effects: Getting Started

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