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After Effects Apprentice 14: Shape Layers
Duration: 2hr 1m | Video: h264, yuv420p, 960x540 30fps | Audio: aac, 44100 Hz, 2 ch | 970 MB
Genre: eLearning | Language: English
In this course, author Chris Meyer shows how to create and animate vector-based artwork directly inside Adobe After Effects. The course covers the ins and outs of working with shape layers, including creating shape paths, applying shape effects, and reordering shape operators. The course also contains a series of exercises on creating common motion graphics elements using shape layers.
Drawing parametric shapes and pen paths
Creating multiple shape groups
Exploring Wiggle Paths and the Wiggle Transform effect
Defining gradient fills
Creating a swarm
Blending multiple shapes into a texture
Crafting and animating dotted and dashed lines
Combining effects, layer styles, expressions, and Brainstorm with shape layers
Showing tips for stylizing sidebars