Using audio to create animated graphics


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Using audio to create animated graphics

If you've been designing for a while, I'm sure you've seen countless examples of designers tying audio to specific parameters of a graphic so that graphic bounces around according to the audio. This video is going to be slightly different, because we're actually going to use audio to create a whole new graphic. So to get started, let's first listen the audio in this comp. I'll just select layer 3 and press period on the keypad to do an audio preview. (audio playing) I don't know, I think that's kind of fun.

So let's go ahead and add our graphic that we want to bounce around the scene to the beat of this music. To get started, let's create a new layer solid, so go up under Layer > New > Solid. I'm just going to leave the last color I had selected, which was this lime green. That's totally fine. We will end up creating the graphic on a transparent background, so it really doesn't matter what color you choose. Now, the graphic that we&...

Using audio to create animated graphics
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Using audio to create animated graphics provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the After Effects: Principles of Motion Graphics

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Video
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After Effects
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