When you download an Adobe After Effects template, it is important to understand how the project is intended to work. What does a real-world template look like and what is the workflow? In this video, author Nick Harauz walks you through an actual After Effects template so you are familiar with how you can change one.
- When you download an After Effects template,…it's important to understand how the project is intended…to work.…While it's impossible to go through…all the template workflows that exist,…in this movie, we'll look at a real world template,…and how we can become more familiar with changing it.…So, I'm here in my Chapter 2.1 composition,…and I've accessed that in a new project…that we're working on in this chapter called,…Template Example Chapter 2.…That can be found in the Chapter 2 folder…of the exercise files that you downloaded,…if you have that with your membership.…
Now, here's the template,…and I'm just going to use my current time mitigator…to move through it.…Well, we see some video.…That's actually those lovely little color bars,…which really just screams out,…"Please replace me."…Along with two pieces of text that we can replace.…So this isn't a full template,…but this is just some pieces of a template…to get you familiar with how they might look…if you've download them online.…Now, a few things to keep in mind,…
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- Modifying AE text templates in Premiere
- Adding shapes and expressions to the text animation
- Understanding composition structure
- Modifying text and replacing visible graphics
- Adjusting global controls
- Breaking down your template idea
- Building a photo mosaic
- Creating basic animation
- Adding a camera to the animation
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 06/26/2017. What changed?
A: New videos were added that cover text templates vs. Essential Graphics, building a template through Essential Graphics, adding supported properties to the Essential Graphics panel, and viewing the motion graphics template in Premiere Pro.