Join Angie Taylor for an in-depth discussion in this video Using text animators, part of After Effects: Kinetic Typography Techniques (2011).
In this movie we're going to have a look at how you can use text layers animators to …animate your text. So we're in 06a and when I went out to …buy it start comp. Double-click that to open it and you can …find that in animating ext AEP which is in the 07 Animating Text Folder, which is …in the Project Files Folder. And here I have some text that I've created. …If we go into the character panel, it's using the 1942 report font, which is in …the font links document in the source files folder, or the project files …folder, rather. if you haven't got that installed it will …default to a standard font, but you can still follow along with these steps.…
Now what we're going to do is open up a Text Layer, and inside the Text Layer …you'll see that there is a text property group, and I've already created some animation. …I've animated the source text property, so it goes from saying and when I went …out to buy it on that day two, a different font, so it jumps to a …different font. We double-click that, you'll see it's a …
- 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
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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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