Join Angie Taylor for an in-depth discussion in this video Previewing audio, part of After Effects: Kinetic Typography Techniques (2011).
When creating any motion graphic design or animation, it's very important to pay …attention to the audio. And often when you're working on music …videos or Kinetic text animation like we're working on here, you want to use …the audio as your main inspiration. And I have a piece of audio here by the …artist Richard Walker, who is a visual artist but also creates music, and he's …created a musical art piece here that I want to use as the basis for my Kinetic …text animation. And it's within the 01 Working with Audio …Start Project which is in the 01 Working with Audio folder which you can find in …the project files folder. Now, in here, I have opened O1A …background start. And within that composition, is a layer …called that day.mp3. And this is the file that I am going to work …with the audio file and it's labeled green as a default when you import an …audio file into After Effects. Now if I open up an audio file in the …After Effects, by clicking on the twirly , I have access to the audio property …
- Working with audio
- Preparing source files
- Structuring your After Effects project
- Working with shapes and effects
- Optimizing performance
- Animating text
- Creating 3D animation
- Using expressions to create motion
- Rendering your final movie
Skill Level Appropriate for all
Graphic Design Foundations: Typographywith Ina Saltz2h 23m Beginner
After Effects CS6 Essential Trainingwith Ian Robinson8h 41m Beginner
1. Working with Audio
2. Preparing Source Files
3. Structuring Your After Effects Project
4. Working with Shapes
5. Working with Effects
6. Optimizing Performance
7. Animating Text
8. Creating 3D Animation
9. Using Expressions to Create Motion
10. Rendering Your Final Movie
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