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After Effects for Beginners: Simple Logo Reveal!

Duncan Rogoff, Video Editing & Motion Graphics

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5 Videos (15m)
    • Intro & Setup

    • Trim Paths Animation

    • Position & Opacity

    • Mask Reveal

    • Recap


About This Class

In this beginner course we'll cover some of the basic tools and tips you'll use over and over again as you progress in the software, all while learning how to create a clean and sleek logo reveal!

We'll discuss how to set up a composition, creating a title using the text tool and character settings, using the pen tool and it's stroke to create a simple line, animating with the trim paths operation and the position and opacity parameters.  Lastly, we'll cover how to reveal a layer using masks.

After this course, you'll have what you need to advance further in the software and tackle your first projects!


Other Beginner After Effects Courses:

After Effects for Beginners: Create Sexy Titles!


After Effects for Beginners: Create Custom Transitions!






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Duncan Rogoff

Video Editing & Motion Graphics

Freelance video editor and motion graphics artist based in San Francisco, CA. Almost entirely self-taught and has spent many hours gaining knowledge from online tutorials on sites like

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Always looking for new, fun, creative projects, and to keep learning.

Clients include: PlayStation, Charles Schwab, Visa, Salesforce, Facebook, Apple, WeChat, FICO, Slingbox, Marc Jacobs, Kat Von D, Sephora...

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