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.
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.…
The After Effects Apprentice series was created by Trish and Chris Meyer. These tutorials are designed for After Effects CS4 through CC, and can be used on their own or as a companion to the Meyer's book, After Effects Apprentice.
- 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
Skill Level Intermediate
Welcome Updated1m 27s
1. The Floor
2. The Video Wall
3. The Dial
4. Creating the Main Composition
5. The Camera Move
6. Creating a Title
7. Lighting and Shadows
8. Further Polish
9. Finishing the Comps
10. Client Changes
11. Render Strategies
12. Bonus: Creating the Ring inside After Effects
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