Distorting objects with effects


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Distorting objects with effects

Some effects help us to distort layers, and that's what we're going to look at here in this movie. I'm going to show you a really boring example, just so to work here what's happening. And then we're going to look at a more fun example with this cool wizard, this illustrator art, and we're going to make his beard to distorting wave. So, first, what I'm going to do is do a search on wave. You'll see there are actually several wave-related After Effects effects, and there is two that sound very similar: Wave World and Wave Warp. So, think of the warping that we're doing.

We're distorting something. It's actually in the Distort category. So, we do not want the Wave World; we want the Wave Warp. So, go ahead and apply that to this Solid layer. And you could see, instantly, that there is this waviness created. Actually, if you hit the Spacebar, you'll see that this is an auto-animating effect. It's a little slow to render. It takes its time, but you ...

Distorting objects with effects
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Distorting objects with effects provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Chad Perkins as part of the After Effects CS5 Essential Training

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