Creating textures for type


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Creating textures for type

As I'm sure you know by now, adding textures to your graphics can definitely create some visual interest; however, with type there are a few things you need to be aware off: drift, drift, and drift. Oh yeah, too much detail. If you don't know what I mean by drift, don't worry; we'll get to it in a quick second. But let's start by looking at our project. As you can see, if you're joining me from the last video, we have background that I created just using some two- dimensional layers that were scanned of some paper strokes.

We just offset these layers in 3D space. What we want to do is add some type into the scene, but since there's so much texture and detail going on, I want to make sure to add some grain to the type. So press Ctrl+T or Command+T and grab your Text tool, and let's go ahead and click anywhere in the canvas, and I'll type the word "REVEAL" in all caps. I specifically chose Arial Black because it's a chunky font and it will allo...

Creating textures for type
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Creating textures for type provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the After Effects: Principles of Motion Graphics

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