Understanding positional keyframes


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Understanding positional keyframes

Now if you're joining me from the last video you know we went ahead and made adjustments in the Keyframe Editor to the Scale parameter. In this video, we're going to make adjustments to the Position parameter for the word Eco. So if you just look at the RAM Preview here, you can see we have Kinet pop-up and then Eco just sort of appears. So I want to have Eco move in a similar fashion to the Scale effect that we did, but we'll do it using Position and we'll actually convert this layer to a 3D Layer just by clicking this box, and now you notice when I press P to open up my Position data, I have a parameter for Z. So it's X, Y, and Z. We'll work backwards just like we did with Scale by just moving our playhead a little bit down the timeline here and marking a Position keyframe.

Let's expand the work area duration just a little bit by dragging to the right and press I to move to the beginning of the layer. Now to see which way this is actually going to move, le...

Understanding positional keyframes
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Understanding positional keyframes provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the After Effects CS6 Essential Training

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