Animate a Logo in Adobe After Effects CC with Motion Graphics

Lucas Ridley, Commercial Director & Animator

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9 Videos (1h 30m)
    • Course Promo

      0:40
    • Planning and Approach

      5:59
    • Outer Circles Animation - Pt. 1

      13:09
    • Outer Circles Animation - Pt. 2

      18:37
    • Text Animation

      6:38
    • Van Animation

      15:14
    • Road & Mountain Animation

      19:42
    • Glider Animation

      6:18
    • Rendering

      4:09
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About This Class

If you want to bring logos to life then this course is for you!

We'll take a logo I've animated and dissect it and recreate it together.

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There are many important animation techniques and subjects covered throughout the course that will help you problem solve and find creative fast solutions to animating in After Effects.

There is a project file in the 'Project' area that you can download to follow along as well.

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As a marketing professional in the 21st century, I can attest to the difficulties of making your brand stand out among the crowd. Learning how to animate my company's logo from this class is a very cool and unique way to grab people's attention and separate us from the noise.. Very well taught and interesting course. Thanks!
This class was really great! I don't have any formal knowledge of how some of these things work, I play around with the program in my spare time. This was very helpful in understanding how some of these tools work in conjunction with one another.

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Lucas Ridley

Commercial Director & Animator

Hi! I'm an award-winning animator and commercial director, my clients include LEGO, Nestle, Anheuser-Busch, and Braun. I got my start by photographing and filming weddings and then learned 3D Animation and went on to work at the Academy Award-winning Moonbot Studios on Playstation games and short films, one of which was awarded 2 daytime Emmy's.

Most recently I had the privilege to work at the birthplace of visual effects known for Star Wars: Industrial Light and Magic on movies for di...

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