Create and Manipulate Layers in After Effects CC


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Creating and manipulating layers

When you're talking about layers inside of AfterEffects, you can't help but talk about compositions as well. Layers live inside of compositions, and it's really important to pay attention to how these two elements work together. So in this video I'll show you how we can create multiple layers, how each different kind of layer has multiple options for adjusting that layer, and then how we can use layers. to control each other layer in the composition. So how many more times can I say the word layer? I don't know. But we'll find out here as we move on.

So let's get started. Here in the project panel, if you double click on the layers comp, you'll see I only have one layer in the composition. But it's important when you're in the project panel to pay attention to the resolution of the files that you're working with. So with the layers column selected you can see that the composition's only 1280 by 720. But if we select our sprint start video, that's 2480 ...

Creating and manipulating layers
Video duration: 9m 49s 14h 52m Appropriate for all Updated Nov 03, 2014

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Creating and manipulating layers provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the After Effects CC Essential Training

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Video
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After Effects
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