Options for saving files


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Options for saving files

When you're saving your final file for animation in After Effects, it's fairly straight forward. Really, you just want to go to File > Save As, and save as a regular Illustrator file. I'm going to just save it into this folder here, the Saving and Exporting folder, I'll call it Save Export End. Okay? And if we save it as an Illustrator file, that's going to maintain all the layers, and all of that will be supported when you go into After Effects.

Now, other formats that would be supported would be Illustrator EPS. You could also save that as that. And there are also various other export options that you can use. But really, to animate in After Effects, you best save as an Illustrator file. When you click Save, you'll be presented with the Illustrator Options dialog box, where you can choose various features. Now, what I tend to do is, if I know that someone is going to be editing this file and they don't have Illustrator CS5, I sometimes save...

Options for saving files
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Options for saving files provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Angie Taylor as part of the Animated Character Design with Illustrator

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