Join Chris Meyer for an in-depth discussion in this video Exploring render settings, part of After Effects Apprentice 15: Creating a Sports Opening Title.
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Let's talk about rendering and a few different scenarios you might need to consider.…Now you probably already know how to render.…We've mentioned it at the very end of the original Pre-Roll lesson for…After Effects Apprentice.…But if you have a Composition open you can choose Composition > Make Movie, the…shortcut for edges has been Ctrl+M on Windows, Command+M on Mac.…Newest versions of After Effects require you to press Command+M, or Ctrl+M on Mac,…so it does not interfere with the system's minimize command.…Once you've added something to the Render Queue--and I'll dock this up in the…same frame as the Comp panel so I can see it better.…
You can have a composition with multiple output modules.…So let's talk about your Render settings and different output modules you…might want to create.…The default templates used for rendering and for output are set underneath…Edit > Templates, you click on the name to edit your template.…Now in this case I've made a few changes from the typical best settings template.…
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- Building a 3D world
- Working with layered Illustrator files
- Synchronizing to music
- Using text animation presets
- Rendering strategies
- Working with widescreen video, including 4:3 center cut and safe area considerations