Join Chris Meyer for an in-depth discussion in this video Setting up the main render, part of After Effects Apprentice 16: Creating a Medical Opening Title.
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Next is actually rendering a proof for the client, but first, let's just take a…quick look at all those changes we put in and make sure we do not introduce …some unexpected problems. I'll maximize my screen and RAM Preview.…(music playing)…Let's say we deem that to be acceptable for our proofs to send the client.…
To render this comp, we go to Composition>Add to Render Queue.…The keyboard shortcut is Ctrl+M on Windows and it used to be Cmd+M on Mac…but recent versions have made it Cmd+Ctrl+M on Mac.…This extra key was added, so it would not conflict with the standard Apple OS…command to minimize a frame.…I've already added this to the Render Queue for you, but I want to show you some…of the steps I would go through to set this up.…First off for Render Settings, I'm going to go into there.…I'm going to change the Color Depth to 16-bits per channel.…
I have been working at 8-bits per channel just to speed things up while I'm previewing, …but these days when you deliver High Def video, you really…
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- Animating to music
- Arranging layers in 3D space
- Performing time stretches
- Working with 3D camera tracking
- Typesetting and animating text
- Adding effects like drop shadows and motion blur
- Creating and animating shape layers
- Building and delivering a broadcast package