After Effects CC For Beginners: How To Use Adobe After Effects CC - Intro to Intermediate!

Will Bartlett, Video Creator & Entrepreneur

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44 Lessons (1h 44m)
    • 1. 00 After Effects For Beginners PROMO

      1:09
    • 2. Creating a new Composition

      1:48
    • 3. Importing Files posted

      1:44
    • 4. Creating a layer

      1:01
    • 5. Understanding layers in the project panel

      2:59
    • 6. Creating and Editing Text Layers

      4:05
    • 7. Transforming a text layer

      3:13
    • 8. Understanding Key Frame Animations

      2:00
    • 9. Animating a Text Layer

      4:29
    • 10. Settings for smooth playback

      1:12
    • 11. Creating a solid layer

      2:27
    • 12. Working With Masks

      3:09
    • 13. Animating Masks

      2:22
    • 14. Creating a Solid With Bezier Points

      0:42
    • 15. Parenting Layers

      1:49
    • 16. Optiming AE preferences

      1:16
    • 17. Media and Disk Cache

      1:10
    • 18. Setting up Auto Save

      0:42
    • 19. Setting up Memory Usage

      0:44
    • 20. Creating 1080p preset Composition

      1:22
    • 21. Creating 4k Preset Composition

      0:52
    • 22. Creating 720p Preset Composition

      0:34
    • 23. Creating SD Preset Composition

      0:52
    • 24. Exporting Projects

      0:51
    • 25. Creating a 1080p export preset

      1:48
    • 26. Creating an alpha export preset

      1:53
    • 27. Using Drop Shadow on Text

      2:26
    • 28. 3D Text Effects

      0:49
    • 29. Fast Blur Text Effect

      1:06
    • 30. Creating Lower Third Titles

      8:13
    • 31. Creating smooth transitions with easy ease keyframes

      1:49
    • 32. Exporting an alpha channel

      0:52
    • 33. Creating a Motion Graphic Title

      5:57
    • 34. Making The Motion Graphic look great

      4:47
    • 35. Fixing Banding in your Motion Graphic

      1:57
    • 36. Working with Pre Compositions

      1:52
    • 37. Using Effects on a Pre Composition

      3:08
    • 38. Using Masks to reveal your motion graphic

      3:14
    • 39. Working with Shape Layers posted

      2:33
    • 40. Introduction to 3d layers and cameras posted

      6:26
    • 41. Exporting SD files posted

      2:08
    • 42. Exporting 4K files posted

      2:57
    • 43. Conclusion

      0:38
    • 44. 45YT How To Add 3D Tracked Text To Footage In After Effects CC

      7:06
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About This Class

Welcome to my Adobe After Effects CC For Beginners Course!

This course is an introduction into Adobe After Effects. It will get you started with understanding the software to create effects, animations, and titles for your video projects.

This course will take you from the very beginning of opening After Effects and learning the windows and settings to creating your first motion graphic title!

Your instructor for this course is William Bartlett. He has been using After Effects since 2006 for commercials, feature films, and animated creative projects. He is the founder of an established video production company in Toronto Canada, and has been the Visual Effects Supervisor and Lead Visual Effects Artist on dozens of projects including feature films and television commercials.

Even if you don’t own After Effects you can still take advantage of this course by downloading a free 30 day trial from Adobe, on their website. All you need is an account with them, which is free to sign up for.

Thanks for checking this course out, and I hope to see you in there!