Using text animation presets


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Using text animation presets

Next, I want to animate this text. You can go ahead and create your own custom text animation if you want to, or you can apply a preset and then customize to preset to switch your needs. We're going to go down that latter path. Then whenever you apply an animation preset, its keyframes start at the current time. So I'm going to set this back to the very beginning of the composition, and then it goes for my animation Presets. You can twirl it open, twirl open Presets, twirl open Text, and start looking at these according to name, or you can take advantage of browsing the presets inside Adobe Bridge, and I'll select that.

I'm in the Presets folder, I'll open up Text, and I happen to have two different 3D text folders. 3D Text is one that comes with After Effects; 3D Text 2 is another set of presets available on the Adobe Exchange web site for After Effects. Since you may not have this folder, let's go and explore the 3D Text folder. I'll double-click to open it, star...

Using text animation presets
Video duration: 3m 16s 3h 26m Intermediate Updated Dec 19, 2012

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Using text animation presets provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Chris Meyer and Trish Meyer as part of the After Effects Apprentice 15: Creating a Sports Opening Title

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