When it comes to UX design and microinteractions, showing the user content loading with an approximation of how much has loaded or the time remaining is something not to be overlooked. In this video, learn how to do that using a couple of After Effects t
- [Instructor] Our final progress exercise…is a bit more complicated than the previous two.…To get started, open the ProgressWithValue.aep comp.…When it opens, you'll see the progress bar,…right in here, in the bottom layer.…This is the background, this is the bar, itself.…The bubble is this blue, rounded rectangle, and some text.…So, the plan, here, is to have the numbers start at zero,…and increase to 100, as the loading progresses.…Now, this is accomplished through the use of a null layer,…a slider control effect, and an expression.…
So, let's get started.…And, the first thing we need to do is to add a null layer.…So, if you go to Layer, New, Null Object,…you can see that a little red box…has been added to the comp.…Basically, a null is invisible, it won't show up…during the render, and you can use it to influence…the properties of other objects attached to it.…In this case, what we're going to do…is we're going to use the slider control…to influence the numbers, here.…Now, to find the slider control, what you do is you…
- Prototyping motion
- Using the Graph Editor
- Working with shapes and masks
- Supporting tap, press, and swipe gestures
- Handling pinch and spread gestures
- Designing patterns
- Making navigation, buttons, and breadcrumbs
- Creating progress bars
- Working with modals, menus, and cards
- Zooming content
- Making a floating action button
- Handling text input and cursors
Skill Level Beginner
Modular UX Design with Photoshopwith Jesse Freeman48m 8s Advanced
1. Microinteraction Fundamentals
2. The Common Gestures
3. Design Patterns
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