Join Ian Robinson for an in-depth discussion in this video Cleaning up type-heavy graphics, part of After Effects Guru: Animating Typography.
…Now, if you're joining me from the last video, you'll remember…how important creating visual hierarchy is to actually setting your type properly.…But we've all been in that situation where we have just a lot of type on…the screen and for whatever reason, we can't…really go in and change each individual element.…We just need to have a block of information on the screen.…Well, fear not.…There are some other things that you can do…to make the type a little bit more legible.…Let's go and jump in the project so I can show you what I mean.…Make sure we're in the Cleaning Up Type composition and…you'll notice we have similar statistics from the last project.…
But there are a couple of issues with this scene.…The first one is the fact that this type…isn't placed in the right place on the page.…If you go to the bottom left corner of your comp panel.…I want you to go ahead and just click…and hold on this little cross hair lookin' button.…This will turn on Title and Action Safe.…So, let's go and turn that on.…And, the general rule for Title and Action Safe is…
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- Exploring the emotions of animation
- Choosing type for legibility
- Creating a visual hierarchy
- Working with text animation presets
- Animating cameras
- Creating high-energy animations vs. subtle, smooth animations
- Animating multiple lines of type
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: Where is HyperNURBS in the latest version of CINEMA 4D Lite?
A: In CINEMA 4D Lite R16, released September 2014, they changed HyperNURBS to Subdivision Surface NURBS. The feature is still located in the same place.