Video collage in after effects using track mattes and vector masks

Catherina Garcia

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6 Videos (20m)
    • Intro

      0:21
    • Find your material

      3:08
    • Import, organize and mask your images

      4:22
    • Create the track matte

      3:09
    • Put everything together and add a video matte

      7:03
    • Export

      1:36

About This Class

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In this class I will show you how to create moving portraits with a matte effect in Adobe After Effects using public domain videos and images. I will show you where to find and download public domain photographs and videos, and I will guide you through the process of creating the effect step by step. Finally we will add a little bit of magic by using a video to make a revealing effect. 

11 of 11 students recommendSee All

Great tutorial!
I think previous knowledge of After Effects is helpful, but she guides you through the steps well. The links she includes to public domain photos and videos are a great resource. The only improvement would be to include keyboard shortcuts to get the steps done easier.
I wish there was more clarity as to changing and combining compositions.