Positive reactions to videos usually yield more views. However it's up to you as a content creator to remind your audience of this function. In this demonstration, learn about how to animate a thumbs up.
- [Instructor] Using the techniques we've learned so far, … we're going to animate a thumbs-up icon, … and we're going to combine our animated properties … with an expression to add character. … So let's just take a look at what we're trying to achieve. … We'll switch back to our working composition, … and just figure out how we're going to put this together. … You can always refer back to the thumbs-up end composition … if you get stuck. … First, I'm going to animate the thumb, … and it's going to rotate from behind the hand. … And to do that, I'm going to move the anchor points. … So I'm going to press Y on the keyboard, … and zoom in a little bit. … And then just bring this over to here. … We've got snapping on. … It's going to snap to just this edge of the artwork. … If I press R I can reveal the rotation properties, … and then we can start to manipulate this. … So it looks like around about 45 degrees … is where we want to start. … So I'll set the key frame, … and then we'll come over maybe 6 frames, …
This course was created by Andy Needham. We are pleased to offer this training in our library.
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- Designing titles
- Animating a lower third
- Creating transitions
- Animating complex transitions
- Creating animated call-to-actions
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