Join Angie Taylor for an in-depth discussion in this video Using the Character panel, part of After Effects: Kinetic Typography Techniques (2011).
In this movie, we're going to have a look at the Character panel in Adobe After Effects. …If you open up Projectstructure.AEP which you can find in the Project Files Folder, …inside a folder called O3 Project Structure. …And inside here I have opened up the Nested Comps Folder. …And opened up this composition here, 00 things that are transient. …If you double-click that to open it up, you should see the same as I see here. …What we're going to do is have a look at the Character panel and some of the options …that are available for you in the Character panel.…
Now I have the text work space open, you can also open that up by going to Text in …the Workspace menu and if yours doesn't look like mine, just say Reset Text and …discard any changes. So we're going to start by having a look …at what attributes you can actually change in the Character panel. …If we start with the word thinking, you'll notice that I've got each of my …words on separate layers here. So I'm just going to work on the word thinking. …
- 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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