Creating type animators


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Creating type animators

Now it's pretty common to have to create type that exists over a busy background. So if we look at our project here, let's scrub in the timeline with the current-time indicator. And as you can see, most definitely we have a busy background. And if you look in the timeline, it's a QuickTime that's been prerendered. This is the perfect example for pre- rendering because it's going to save us a lot of computing power since all we're changing is the type. I mentioned type, obviously, we need to add type into the scene. So for this project, we're going to add one word, but we'll change it into another word and then we want to make that animation pop by animating its color and its scale.

So to get started adding a word, obviously, we need to go up to our Tool panel and click on the Text tool. Now if the Character panel and Paragraph panel didn't open, come over here to this button and toggle it in the top center part of the interface. With the Text tool, let&#...

Creating type animators
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Creating type animators provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the After Effects CS6 Essential Training

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