Join Ian Robinson for an in-depth discussion in this video Multiline dynamic moves with cameras and type animators, part of After Effects Guru: Animating Typography.
…Now's the time where we actually get to combine…a bunch of different techniques to create our finished animation.…We're going to multiple lines of text, we're going to have multiple animators…and we're actually going to animate the camera on top of that.…That's going to be the key to creating a really interesting, cohesive animation.…Let's go check it out.…Now that we're within the project, you can see…that I have just created three lines of text.…It's pretty generic, but lets select layer one from my text layer.…Now, just to make sure that your workspace looks like mine, go…up and make sure that you are in your text preset workspace.…
If it doesn't look like mine, go ahead and reset the text.…And set it to its original layout.…Now, I want to give myself a little bit more space, so I'm just…going to click and drag down here, just to make this a little larger.…As I'm looking at the text, there are a couple…of things that bother me, as far as its type setting.…There's no real hierarchy.…Yes, I have all caps on some layers, and upper and…
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- Exploring the emotions of animation
- Choosing type for legibility
- Creating a visual hierarchy
- Working with text animation presets
- Animating cameras
- Creating high-energy animations vs. subtle, smooth animations
- Animating multiple lines of type
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: Where is HyperNURBS in the latest version of CINEMA 4D Lite?
A: In CINEMA 4D Lite R16, released September 2014, they changed HyperNURBS to Subdivision Surface NURBS. The feature is still located in the same place.