Join Ian Robinson for an in-depth discussion in this video Dynamic transitions with the Vegas and Stroke effects, part of After Effects Guru: Working with Vectors.
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…Now we've already gone through the nitty-gritty…of creating each of these different graphic elements.…Now's the time where we get to have a little bit…more fun and start animating some different effects inside of After Effects.…In this video, we're going to explore how…we can use Vegas to create a really interesting,…repeating graphic element in our background using one…of the elements we've already created out of Illustrator.…When we look at our project you…can see we've got everything set up on a black background.…Well, if you scroll down to the bottom, on layer 12 we have…a lines background and those lines are black so we're not seeing them.…
What I want to do is take this information and…actually add it as a mask to a layer solid.…So I can then animate that mask using a different effect.…So with the lines…background.ai selected, go up under Edit>Edit Original.…Now we're not really going to edit the original.…We're just going to copy some data from this file.…So to get started, if we go and select the circle on the right side of…
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- Analyzing how vectors behave across the Adobe Creative Cloud
- Animating titles from Photoshop
- Creating custom type from Illustrator
- Importing and copying vectors from Illustrator into After Effects
- Animating with shape layers
- Timing animation vectors