Assembling the main comp


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Assembling the main comp

Now that I've created these four Extra Video Pre-comps with framed pieces of video already in them, I'll just swap them in for our placeholders in our Final Composition. I'm going to scan somewhere here in time where I can see all my placeholders, twirl up the camera just to save some space on the timeline. Select my Extra 1 placeholder, select Extra Video 1 pre-comp in the project panel and just like replacing footage, I am going to hold Cmd+Opt+/ on Mac or Ctrl+Alt+/ on Windows to replace that placeholder with my composition.

Now you're seeing the method to my madness, why I build things this way?. Do the same thing for Extra 2, same thing for Extra 3 and same thing for Extra 4. And now I've swapped in all these pre-comps that I've built for my placeholder solids. As I scan through this to see how it looks, I have to admit I'm not as thrilled with that extra video frame as I was originally. I'm going to turn off my Title and Action Safe just to not ob...

Assembling the main comp
Video duration: 5m 9s 3h 30m Intermediate

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Assembling the main comp provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Chris Meyer and Trish Meyer as part of the After Effects Apprentice 16: Creating a Medical Opening Title

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Video
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After Effects
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