Adding final details with lights


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Adding final details with lights

Adding lights into your scene is fun, I know, but I really seem to get the biggest kick out of mixing my material settings with my light settings. Adjusting everything to the right mix kind of makes me feel a little bit more like a motion graphic scientist. Now, here we have our scene that appears to be in desperate need of some mixing. As you can tell, we've got a floor layer, our type layer, and some particles in the background. Now, if we go ahead and press play, you'll see we do have some highlights moving throughout the letters as well as the particle system, but all in all, the scene is kind of flat.

So let's get started by analyzing our project. So as you can see, I have one group layer named Title with absolutely everything in it. One thing I would like to do to keep things straight is actually have multiple groups segmented so I can keep track of what's in each group. So select the Title group and just click the Plus button twice. Now, we'll grab Spark11 and t...

Adding final details with lights
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Adding final details with lights provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the Motion: Principles of Motion Graphics

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Video
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