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After Effects 2016 - Creating Your First Motion Graphics Video - Class 1 of 18

Louay Zambarakji, After Effects & Motion Graphics

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13 Lessons (1h 35m)
    • 1. Creating you first Video - Intro

    • 2. After Effects Interface: What You need to know

    • 3. Creating your first Composition

    • 4. Best Practice to Creating Shapes

    • 5. How to Create, Format and Edit Text

    • 6. How to Animate your Graphics

    • 7. Working with Layers and Keyframes

    • 8. First Project - Layout Design

    • 9. First Project - Animating

    • 10. First Project - Sequencing your Animation

    • 11. Producing your First Video

    • 12. A Practical Challenge

    • 13. Challenge Tut


About This Class

CLASS 1/18 - After Effect 2016 - Complete Tutorial from Novice to Expert

Creating Your First Motion Graphics Video

This is the first Class from the entire course. In this Class you will start creating your first Video.

You will learn about Compositions, Shapes and Text and How to animate in After Effects. You will move on to start creating layers and animating your graphics.

Together we will create your first project in After Effects.You will learn:

  1. Designing your layout
  2. Animating layers
  3. Sequencing your animation
  4. Finally you will get to produce your first video


The final step:

A practice project you should try to create on your own. Yet in the last video I will show how I did it.

Try to do it even better.





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Louay Zambarakji

After Effects & Motion Graphics

From 30 years plus of business experience, more than 15 years experience in training people to succeed in their personal life, career and entrepreneurial undertakings and as an avid entrepreneur, Louay believes that the right personal development is fundamental to accomplishing the very best in anything that one is committed to, passionate about and driven to achieve.

The personal development concept comprises; managing one's emotions, always being in an up state, creating empowering b...

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