With the release of Adobe Creative Cloud 2017, comes an intuitive workflow for adjusting and manipulating text templates inside of Adobe Premiere Pro. In this video, author Nick Harauz walks you through how to set up a text template in After Effects, and then how to build a useful animation that another user can manipulate.
- So now that we've seen how text templates work…in between Premiere and After Effects,…let's set one up for ourselves…and then build a useful animation…that another user can manipulate.…So our goal over the next two movies…is to create a useful text animation.…And we're going to start our animation…by creating some quick shape animations…at the beginning…to let's say reveal a logo.…So here I'm in my Chapter 1_2 composition…that I opened up from my comps folder here…in the creating templates chapter one and three project.…
And the first thing I'm going to do…is select the ellipse tool.…So one way to do that is with your composition selected,…press the "q" key…and you're going to cycle with "q"…until you see the ellipse tool pop up here on your toolbar.…Now we're going to make a couple changes to this ellipse.…The first thing is we're going to click on the word fill,…right next to the,…and make sure there is no fill.…'Cause all we want is a stroke here.…We're going to have an animated stroke element…essentially reveal our main shape first.…
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- Modifying AE text templates in Premiere
- Adding shapes and expressions to the text animation
- Understanding composition structure
- Modifying text and replacing visible graphics
- Adjusting global controls
- Breaking down your template idea
- Building a photo mosaic
- Creating basic animation
- Adding a camera to the animation
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 06/26/2017. What changed?
A: New videos were added that cover text templates vs. Essential Graphics, building a template through Essential Graphics, adding supported properties to the Essential Graphics panel, and viewing the motion graphics template in Premiere Pro.