Create your 80's Retro title | Peter Nagy | Skillshare
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9 Videos (45m)
    • Introduction

    • 01 Retro text

    • 02 - Add retro effect to the text

    • 03 - Backround and retro shines

    • 04 - Animating the text

    • 05 - The big glowing text

    • 06 - The wiggler effect

    • 07 - Rendering settings

    • 08 - Create Gif and post it


About This Class


How to create retro text in After Effects?

Try this course and make your own VHS look text and create GIF from it!

What do you need for the course?

After Effects and your favorite retro font.

No need additional Plugin or script!

Structure of the course

  • Creating the composition and the first text
  • Adding stripes to the text
  • Working with the background and retro shine effects
  • Animating the text
  • Randomising 
  • Rendering settings
  • Creating loop GIF in Photoshop
  • Post your text!

Come and join to my course and create amazing retro wish! 





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Peter Nagy

Illustration, Drawing, Motion design, 3D,

Hello, my name is Peter Nagy. I'm an illustrator, motion designer and photographer.
I live in Budapest, Hungary.

I work as motion designer at a leading commercial television channel. I create digital
paintings and illustrations in Photoshop and vector illustrations in Illustrator with a Wacom tablet. Usually I create 3d models, scenes in Cinema 4D.

I love traditional pastel and comic art too. One of the most important things for me is
to create atmospheric scenes with ...

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