Learn how to use the Paint Bucket effect to create an animated matte.
- [Instructor] Now I want to create a revealer…at the beginning of the composition.…So currently, all of our elements are coming in…but we do see the background before we need to.…I want to start with transparency.…So in order to do so, I'm going to select the…five logo composition, and I'm going to press…"Command" or "Ctrl + D" to duplicate a copy out of it.…I'm going to select the lower copy, and press "Return"…in order to name it, and I'm going to call it "Matte".…
We will use this layer in order to create transparency…using one of the old-school effect and…after effect named "Paint Bucket".…This effect will be able to fill areas…based on the position of colors.…So, we're actually going to use two different copies,…in order to sample two different areas from the comp,…and then by merging them together, we will create the…alpha channel that we need, for the…five logo to be used as a revealer.…
So, instead of talking about it, let me show you this works.…Make sure the "Matte" layer is selected, and go to the…
- Animating a layered Photoshop file
- Create an animated background
- Animating using effects
- Extruding and texturing 3D typography
- Creating an ending transition
- Faking motion blur
- Rendering a master file and a delivery file
Skill Level Beginner
After Effects CC 2018: VFX Essential Trainingwith Alan Demafiles4h 20m Intermediate
1. Animate a Photoshop File
2. Creating 3D Typography
3. Compositing Techniques
4. Outputting the Result
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