Creating and using markers


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Creating and using markers

Inevitably, in every motion designer's life there will come a time where, yes, they'll have to play a second fiddle and learn how to get along with the audio in their lives by actually animating the graphics to the audio and not the other way around. It's sort of like living in a family where sometimes you win and you get to choose what's for dinner and make it, while someone else does the dishes. Well, basically the direction has already been chosen for this project, and now all we have to do is finish up by timing the build of our elements with the progression of the audio that's been chosen.

In order to do that, we'll need to use markers. Now before we get started, let's check our settings for Audio Preview. Go up to After Effects and open your Preferences. In the Preview section, go down to the bottom and look under Audio Preview. Now this is set to 30 seconds. That should be about right, but obviously if yours is shorter, definitely set it for something a ...

Creating and using markers
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Creating and using markers 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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Video
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After Effects
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