Complete Adobe After Effects Course: Make Better Videos Now!

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About This CourseBeginner

Learn how to create amazing videos with Adobe After Effects.

Get ready to create motion graphics that will improve your video quality. If you’ve always wanted to learn how to use video effects and create custom motion graphics, you can learn After Effects right now.

Practice lessons will get you motivated and moving to your goals.

The lessons are meant to teach you how to think like a motion graphics/video effects artist. After Effects is a robust tool that is capable of creating almost any video effect out there. You’ll learn all of the basics, intermediate, and some advanced techniques, from working with shapes, text, and textures to video effects, transitions, and 3D camera.

Here’s What Will Be Covered In The Course:

  • After Effects program layout + basics
  • Adding layers and working with transform tools
  • Creating unique shapes with motion
  • Masks and mask animations
  • 3D layers and animations
  • 3D cameras and camera animations
  • Working with Photoshop & After Effects
  • Video FX such as page turns, fractal noise, color correction
  • Transitions such as linear & radial wipes
  • Exporting with transparency
  • Exporting to YouTube
  • Green Screen editing in After Effects
  • Getting a Job with After Effects
  • and so much more!

Our Promise to You
By the end of this course, you will have the knowledge to know how to use Adobe After Effects.

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Course Curriculum

Course Sections

Course Overview

Instructor Introduction

How To Get A FREE Trial Of After Effects!

Resources For This Course

Intro To The Basics Section

After Effects Layout

Starting A New Composition

Importing Footage

Basic Tools

Basic Layer Transformations

The Timeline

Anchor Point Tip – Snapping In Creative Cloud

Intro To The Animating Section

What Are Keyframes?

Position Animations

Opacity Animations

Size Animations

Rotation Animations

Easy Ease – Intermediate Skill

Smooth Text Motion

Challenge 1 – Basic Animations

Challenge 1 – Basic Animations Tutorial

Why Does My Object Move Between Duplicate Keyframes?!?

Intro To The Solids Section

Working With Shapes

Creating Shapes With Mask Tool

Editing A Mask

Using The Pen Tool

Mask Animations – Basic

Mask Animations – Intermediate

Challenge 2 – Mask Animations

Challenge 2 – Mask Animations Tutorial

Intro To The Shape Layers Section

Using The Shape Tool

Shape Fill & Stroke

Editing Trim Paths

The Repeater Effect

The Wiggle Paths Effect

Adding Accents

Using The Graph Editor

Animate A Dotted Line In After Effects

Intro To The 3D Layers Section

3D In After Effects

3D Animations – Basic Part 1

3D Animations – Basic Part 2

3D Animations – Intermediate: The Dog House

Challenge 3 – 3D Rotation

Challenge 3 – 3D Rotation Tutorial

Using The Camera Tool – Part 1

Using The Camera Tool – Part 2

Challenge 4 – 3D Camera

Challenge 4 – 3D Rotation Tutorial

Intro To The Layer Styles Section

Layer Style – Drop Shadow

Layer Style – Inner Shadow

Layer Style – Glow

Layer Style – Bevel and Emboss

Layer Style – Overlays

Layer Style – Stroke

Challenge 5 – Layer Style Animations

Challenge 5 – Layer Style Animations Tutorial

Intro To The Effects Section

Text – Preset Animations

Advanced Effect – CC Page Turn

Advanced Effect – Fractal Noise

How To Make Stars – CC Star Burst

Radial And Linear Wipe Effects

Color Correction Options In After Effects

Intro To The Lower Thirds Section

Create A Clean Center Lower Third + Project Files

Call Out Titles

Clean Lower Thirds

Minimalist Lower Third

Transparent Text Block Tutorial

Intro To The Advanced Tips Section

Working With Adobe Premiere Pro

Working With Adobe Photoshop

Precomposing: Working With Pre-Compositions

How To Easily Replace Layers In After Effects

Use Parenting To Easily Animate Multiple Layers Together


2 student reviews
  1. Cumulus Blue says:

    Great beginners course
    Great beginners course on learning the basics of After Effects!

  2. Mukhtar Ahmad says:

    So far so good. Great info. And a good teacher. Thanks. Love the course.