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Animating Text Guide using Adobe After Effects

teacher avatar M Jake, Lets Create VFX & Cool Stuff Together

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Lessons in This Class

    • 1.

      Introduction

      0:55

    • 2.

      Basics of Creating Text

      3:29

    • 3.

      Simple Animation

      4:42

    • 4.

      Complex Animation

      4:48

    • 5.

      Adding Effects

      8:37

    • 6.

      Template Creation

      5:39

    • 7.

      Light Leaks

      5:37

    • 8.

      Advanced Glow Effect on Text

      3:33

    • 9.

      Change Color in One Click

      2:19

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In this class I'll show you a bunch of different ways of creating Text Animations which are commonly used in motion graphics templates on world top stock markets such as:

  • Envato Elements
  • Videohive (Envato Market)
  • Motion Array
  • Storyblocks
  • Mixkit
  • Rocketstock
  • Motionelements
  • Videobolt and others

I'll be teaching you the most common techniques as well as showing real-life examples using design from my own project which I've made this year. It is approved for sale on Envato Elements and Videohive!

This means that you'll be learning up-to-date professional techniques.

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Hi, I'm Jake! I like to recreate popular VFX and create professional animation in Adobe After Effects. It's the best way to learn this software while creating something for fun!

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1. Introduction: Hi, I'm Jake and I motion designer. In this class, we will go through a bunch of different ways of reading text animations. I'll show you how you can create a professional motion design template. The best part of this class is that it's great for beginners, even if you didn't open Adobe After Effects before. I'll start with basics and gradually we will get to more complex techniques. With each new video, I'll show you how you can create a complex text animation with the ability to change the text and just one layer. And our project will automatically apply all this school design on top of it. And to complete this class, our goal is to create this motion graphics template, which good look complex for a beginner. But don't forget that all complex projects are made from these simple parts. I'll be happy to see you in my class as also your results after following all the steps. So let's get started. 2. Basics of Creating Text: I'm using Adobe After Effects to 1021, but you can use any version which you have. You can also change your layout to standard. As you can see, I'm using standard layout, which means that you should see same panels which you can see on my screen. If you cannot see some of the panels which you can see on my screen, for example, character. You can go to Window and enable it from here, character, character. First of all, we need to create new composition. To create new composition, you need to click here on this icon, right here, leftmost click on this icon. And let's name it your text here. This composition in which we are going to apply our texts and later on, it will create this kind of animation. But here we can type our dimensions, which is 1920 by 1080. Now let's set duration to maybe 15 seconds and click Okay, so first of all, we need to create our text. To create our text, we need to choose this Horizontal Type Tool, left mostly here, leftmost sleep, Hold and drag to create this type box. And this box we can write any texts which will like, I'm going to type my nickname, which is mj. We can also go to paragraph, and here we can set center of the text, which means that if we are going to change this text, it will be always centered. And also we can go to Align panel, which also you can enabled from Window Align to see this panel. And this panel, we can center our text on our screen so we can click here to align horizontally and here to align vertically. We can also make this text bigger by changing here in a Character panel this property, we can change this font size or we can change this anchor point to set to the center. To set this anchor point to the center, we can press Control Alt Home. You can see it jumps to the center. What is anchor point? Basically, anchor point is the point from which animation works. For example, we can select our layer, this text layer press R to see rotation. It rotates from this anchor point. So basically if we will change this anchor point, it will rotate from this point. This is why it's super important to set your entry point to the place from which you want your animation to be. Let's set it to the center or just press Control Z. To undo all of these actions. Once again, we can make sure to set it align horizontally and vertically. So it will be in the middle of our screen. This is really handy because now we can select our text layer and press S on keyboard to see our scale. And now if I'm gonna change this property, it will change from the center. Our next step will be changing the font. You can choose any font which you like. So let's click through them. You just need to select this font and then press down key on your keyboard to scroll through all the fonts which you have. This effect will work on any font and any language. In my case, I'm going to use bond which called Mark my words for this effect is better to use not too thin font or not to bold. Something like this should work fine. I'm going to double-click on this layer to make these characters not capitalized. This is the basics of gradient text in Adobe After Effects. In the next video, we are going to start animating our texts. See you next video. 3. Simple Animation: Now let's animate this text to animate text and Adobe After Effects, you need to click here to scroll down. And you can see this vortex and S2 it animate. And by clicking on this button, you can see the properties panel which you can animate your text. In our case, we want to use position. So let's click on position. So for example, this first value is x-axis. As you can see, it moves only left to right, and this one is y-axis up and down. So let's move it up. Basically, we are telling to the software we want to animate from top to bottom. Let's set it to top by changing this value to minus 330. Next step will be to open this range selector. We can animate this text using this start value from 0 to 100. But as you can see, this motion is a bit too snappy. What we can do is to animate this offset position, it will give us more advanced options. In animating. Let's set this offset to minus 100 and create a keyframe. And a bit later in the video in about two seconds, we can set it to 100. What are these keyframes? Basically, these keyframes are points in time, which remember, is the value of sodium property. This keyframe. Remember this value of 100% of this property offset and this moment in time. So at two seconds, The supplier knows that it should have this 100% or property asset. And as you remember here at the beginning, we've said in this keyframe, value of minus 100. Basically, now, After Effects tries to go from minus 100 to 100, which we've said in these keyframes. If you're gonna pay attention here, you can see that it will change from minus 100 to 100. This is basically how animation works. But as you can see, we have a problem. It goes up and then down. To fix this problem, we need to go to advanced and change this shape to ramp up. It will allow us to give this animation falling down, but it's much smoother and we can control this effect even more. So for example, if we're gonna set this keyframe here at for a second and GOT this work area to this moment by clicking on this edge hold and j here. And now we can press 0 or numpad to preview. Let's press 0 or numpad. And as you can see, we have this nice smooth fall down animation. To make this animation even more interesting, we can select this keyframe and press F9. Basically, it will give some speed up and slowing down animation. If we are going to go to graph editor here, we can see this kind of arc, which represents that here at start, it will go with big velocity and then it will slow down. And to increase this effect even more, we can change here and Advanced tab, this is high value. So if we were gonna set this is high value to minus 100. We will increase this effect even more. If we're going to press 0 or numpad, you'll see that it goes really fast at the beginning and really slow at the end. And by the way, you can always play around with these values. For example, if we will change to 100, we'll get opposite effect. It starts really slow and it falls down really fast. Some cases it might be what you want. But in our case we want to have really slow movement at the end. This point, I don't like how it goes too fast at the start. To fix this problem, we can just change this position to higher value. Basically, if we will change this value to minus leg 2 thousand, we shouldn't be able to see that fast movement at the start, but we will left with this really slow and nice movement at the end, which basically is the same as you saw in preview. So this is how you can create this really slow and nice animation in your future projects. Next video, I'm going to show you how you can create a bunch of animations on one text. As you can see here. It goes down, then goes up and goes down. And it's all on one layer. And it will be really handy because we will be able to change the text and it will still have all the animation which we need. In the next video, I'm going to show you how you can create a bunch of animations on just one layer. See you in the next video. 4. Complex Animation: So to create next animation, it will be easier to explain on another text layer. Let's duplicate this text layer by selecting it and pressing Control D to duplicate it. Let's hide this layer by clicking on this eyeball and work on this one. Let's see what we have. We have this animation of falling down. And we want to fall down from this part lower to our screen. Let's try to open all of these animation, this text then animator and range selector. Remember this property of position. Remember from which point this text will appear. In our case, we want to set it, this value to wish, it will go. And we want it to go further down. Basically the opposite of what we have. We had minus 2 thousand and let's change it to 2 thousand nodes. I can see it jumped down and created this animation which goes up. Now to make it fall down from this moment, you can simply go to advanced and change this ramp up to ramp down. Now as you can see, it falls down as we want to amplify this motion even more, we can just select this keyframe here and press F9. Now it will start really slow and fall faster, exactly as we had on this layer here. Basically now we want to combine these two effects. And you would think that it's easier to just to set these two layers just like this. And we will get our effect which we want. But as you remember in the preview, this effect has a bunch of these texts layers, which comes one after another. And basically you'll have these texts layers crank up on your composition. For example, we would have this much layers and then we would try them to place one after another. Let's say that you would want to change the text of your animation. As you can see, we would have too many layers of them. And you'll have to go one by one and change your text. And if you would want to change the color, you will need to change the color one-by-one. And this is why I want to show you how you can create all of this animation in just one text layer. So let me press Control Z to undo all of these actions. And basically we will left with these two layers. Now I want to disable this one, focused on this one, which it starts. So basically I want to apply another animator on this text. So we would have two of them. So let's duplicate this animator. Just select it and press Control D to duplicate Command D if you're on a Mac. And then let's open it. And as you remember, we've changed the second value from minus 2 thousand to total assets. Has also we've opened this Range Selector advanced and change this ramp up to ramp down. And now what we left to do is to move these keyframes a bit further. This first animation will happen, then this second one. And as you remember, we've selected this keyframe and press F9 domain, this animation even slower at the start. Now as you can see, we have this animation just on one layer. Let's press Delete. To delete this one. We don't need it anymore. Let's move these keyframes so they would overlap. I'm going to set this keyframe to this keyframe I'm gonna set to six seconds. So basically this animation will overlap. It doesn't really stop. It goes down once will see all the word, which is exactly what we want. And by the way, we can select this keyframe and press Control. Hold. A leftmost click on this keyframe basically will amplify this slow movement at the start of falling down. And now we're going to press 0 numbered. We will have this kind of animation on just one layer. Here is one cool trick. You can go to this animator first-day mater and change this randomizer order to as well as to the second one, animator. And click on this randomizer. Two on. And now we have this random kind of fallen down of the letters, which is exactly what you saw in the preview. And the next video, I'm going to show you how you can combine a bunch of these texts layers. And we still will be able to change text just in one place and it will update and entire project. See you in the next video. 5. Adding Effects: So now we want to create a bunch of these copies to make this effect even more interesting. For this, we want to create a new composition. Let's look here to create new composition. Let's call it main composition, and click OK. Here we can create a new layer. Let's go to layer new solid. And let's call it BG for background. And click Okay, to make this background a bit more interesting, we can go to effects and presets and type it here, ramp. Now let's apply this gradient ramp. Here we have two colors which you can set. We can set first one to this bright blue. Second one, Two more darker blue. With these points we can set from where this gradient will start. By the way, with the scroller on the mouse, you can zoom in and zoom out from your picture. And also you need to crank up this ramp scatter effect. We will not see any lines on your screen. Let's set it to 250. By the way, you can go to Project and set this bits per channel to 16, which is basically you need to hold Alt key on keyboard is you can see I'm holding Alt, leftmost click on this numbers. So let's change it to 16. Now when we have our background, we can just drop our text here. Leftmost click on this, your test here, composition and drag and drop on top of the background. Now as you can see, we have this animation. So first of all, we want to apply some effects to make this design look more interesting. We can apply an effect called find edges. Just type here, find Asia's leftmost click and drag onto your text here composition. And now if we going to press on this toggle switches, we can change this mode. To multiply. We get these nice edges of this effect. Now our goal is to create a bunch of copies of this text and apply a bunch of effects which will create a more interesting look. Let's duplicate this. Your text here, composition, selected and press Control D to duplicate it. Then let's skip 15 frames and move it this layer on top to this 15 frames. By the way, if you're gonna set your time coarser here at 50 on frames, you can select this composition leftmost leak and drag, hold Shift. And it will snap to this time cursor, which is really handy. With this second copy, we can apply some other effects. For example, with this layer, we can just select this find edges effect and delete it. Instead, we can apply other effects like Bill effect. So this fill effect and drop it on the second layer. And with this effect, we can just change the text color. But before we need to change this mode to normal, if you cannot see if these modes, you just need to click on this toggle switches until you'll see these modes. So set this second one to normal, and now we can just change our colors. In my case, I want to use something from the background, but a bit darker. With this eyedropper, you can just select the parts of your gradient. Let's choose this darker part of your gradient. We will still have these colors of the background. So it would look interesting and click Okay. We can also apply effect called drop shadow effect. And if you will change this distance, you can see that we've applied this shadow effect. First of all, I want to change this direction to 180, which basically means that it will drop the shadow only below. Let's change this distance to lower value like 19. And let's add some softness. Basically by changing this value, you can see that our shadow is more software. Let's change it to maybe 44. We can also decrease the opacity, so it will be less visible. I'm going to set to 25. Now as you can see, we've added a bit of depth to our text. To create a more interesting effect, we can actually drop another drop shadow effect just on top of this drop shadow effect, just like this. And let's choose this eyedropper. Let's choose this brighter part of our background. Maybe even brighter. Also, let's change this direction to 180, so it will be only below. Let's change this distance to one. Basically we are given two, this text, this little edge, like it has some thickness to it. You can change this distance to two if you want to increase this kind of effect. And if you want to have this effect even more visible, you can change this opacity to 100%. And I was like, can see we have this little bit of thickness to this effect in my original example, I've set it to one to keep it subtle. Now we can just duplicate this text one more time and give another style to make this effect even more complex. Texts composition and press Control D to duplicate it. Now let's set our time cursor to first, second and a more with this texts composition layer and just this moment. So it will happen even later. From this moment, it will be easier because we just want to change the color. We want to give this text more brighter and brighter color with each new animation. Let's change this fill color to a brighter one. In just a bit brighter than our background, something like this should work fine. As you can see, we have this pretty cool effect to get this little edge. More effect and so it will be more visible. We need to change this drop shadow effect to a bit brighter colors. As you can see, we are increasing this H visibility and let's click Okay. We can do the same thing one more time. So basically, let's set this time cursor to 1 second and 15th frame. Press Control D to duplicate this layer and move it to this moment. Then scroll this time coarser here to see this last one. And let's also change to more brighter color. Something like this should work fine. Also, let's change this drop shadow effect. Even more brighter color. We would see this little edge here. And let's do one more time. Select this layer, press Control D, setTime cursor, two seconds, morbid, this layer does two seconds. Here. Set your time cursor to see you. This final one. Change to a lot brighter color. Almost two white has also changed the structural effect to white. We will also have this edge. And by the way, it's a good idea to save your project because After Effects can crash from time to time. So let's go to File, Save, and save wherever we like. Let's see what we already have changed this work area to this moment and press 0 or numbered. So as you can see, we already have this really cool effect and the best part of it that we can just open this, your text here composition. You just double-click on it. You can change your text just one time. For example, we want to change to something else, maybe toward share. And let's go to main composition. And as you can see, it's automatically updated. And you can even change the font is you'd like to any other fund. And as you can see, it's automatically changed. So this is why it's really good idea to set up your project in this way. You would have all the animation just fun one text layer and then can use this text composition with this text layer, a bunch of times and another composition. And in this way, you can always change your texts just in one place. But we have a little problem here. As you can see, we have this animation following down. And if we will duplicate this text one more time, let's duplicate it. Press Control D and move it to maybe two seconds and 15 frame as we did before. If we will change this color to white, which we want to have as the final result. You can see that we have this animation, but it doesn't stop. It goes down. And this is not what we want. We want it to stay. So we would have our word at the end. Next video, I'm going to show you how you can apply even more animations to this text composition and still will have all the animation on one layer. So in the future we will still be able to change just this one layer will automatically updated all these effects for future use. This is basically how you can create templates for your future projects. See you in the next video. 6. Template Creation: So let's go to your text here, composition and create the animation where we have first part but not fallen down animation. Idea here is to get this animation go back to the beginning. Basically we have this animation of pulling down. And let's make sure that it will go up, then down again. But stop at this moment where it appears on our screen. So let's do exactly that. Basically we just want to reset this animation. To do this, select these keyframes, leftmost click and hold to select both of them. Press control C to copy, then Control V to paste it. We want to time-reverse these keyframes. To reverse this animation. To do this, we want to right mouse click on this keyframe, go to keyframe assistant, and click on this time-reverse keyframes. Same thing we want to do with these keyframes. Select them. Press Control C, about here. Let's press Control V to paste it. And also key frame assistant, time-reverse keyframes. Basically what we have now is this animation which we already had. And then it will reset to the beginning. And basically this part, it doesn't have to be super precise. So we can just squish these keyframes together like this. Just lay them as squish them together. So basically we are resetting this animation. And finally, we can just select these key frames. Once again, our first animation of falling down. Them, press control C to copy. Here, press Control V to paste it. And now basically we have this animation of falling down and it stays on the screen, which is exactly what we want. So let's make sure that this animation starts about here at nine seconds. This is important to know and we can even set the marker, you just let most slick on this marker here, leftmost click, hold and drag to this moment. We would know that this second animation, or falling down and staying on the screen, starts here at nine seconds. It will be handy in few minutes. Let's give a little recap. We have this first animation which we already used here. Now we've created this Reset Animation. And then second one, I mention this only appearing on our screen. Let's use this animation. If we will go back to main composition, we can see that we have this animation which you created, but also we have this resetting motion. And we need to fix this problem. Basically, we need to cut our layers. We would not see this resetting motion. It's really easy to do because we know that this reset emotion starts after six seconds. Let's select this text layer. Let's go to this sixth seconds and just simply cut this layer. Same thing we want to do with this one. We just need to skip 15 frames and cut this text layer. And to cut it to this moment, we can simply hold Alt key on keyboard and closing square bracket. It will get to this moment. Let's give 15 frames, then select this one, hold Alt and closing square bracket to cut it to this moment. Once again, 15 frames. Got it, 15 frames got it in here as well. So basically we just cut this moment where it will reset and we will not see this part. And now we just have this animation which we already want to have. And now if we will go to project, we can just simply drag this your text here composition into our main composition. As you can see on this, your texts here composition, we have this marker, which means that from this moment it gives this animation which we want to have. Let's cut this first part to this moment. If we will set it here and delete this one because we don't want this layer. So let's say here, then delete this text layer. I can see these characters still falls down, but this one stays, which is exactly what we want. We can also make this text layer to go further. It just opened this your tests here composition and write mostly here to change this composition settings, we can set this composition to go 25 seconds and click Okay, and then just stretch it out. This text layer. We can zoom out to see all of our 25 seconds and stretch it out. Now this text animation, we'll go 25 seconds. Let's go back to main composition. Let's extend this one so it will not disappear. Now as you can see, we have this first part of the animation. We can see our main text which appears on screen. And now it's doesn't fall down. Once again, it's really handy because now we can change the text as we like to any kind of text. And it still will update entire our design. And it's really handy to multiple use. The next video I'm going to show you how to create a more interesting look by using these light leaks effects. It's custom late leaks, which generates from our texts, which basically means that if we are going to change our text, it will still appear in March. More interesting and integrated way to complement our effect. See you in the next video. 7. Light Leaks: So now let's create our light leaks effects. To create our cool light leaks effects, we can just simply duplicate this text here, which is the main one with this kind of animation without falling down. So let's duplicate it, select it and press Control D to duplicate. Let's apply effect called fractal noise. Left mouse click and drag on this composition. And let's change a bunch of options here. Basically, you can change the style of this fractal type. We want to use this string kind of effect because it would look much more interesting. We can increase this contrast to get only these lines. Maybe let's set it to really high contrast, like 575. So first of all, what we can do is to make it a lot more bigger. Let's press S on keyboard, scale it up. Maybe even to 370. It will take a lot of our screen. We can also click here to be able to stretch and y-axis, just like this. Let's stretch it a bit, maybe 400, and maybe let's move it up a bit like this and just make sure it will cover your screen entirely. Then we can change this mode to add. Once again, to see these modes, you can just go to this toggle switches and change this mode to add. Now we can see only bright spots of our texts and these little lines. First of all, I want to make these lines a bit blurrier. So let's type you're an effects in presets, Gaussian blur, leftmost click and drag it here. Let's set it to maybe 115. We can change this blurred dimensions to vertical, so it will be vertical blur. Also, we can go to transform and change the scale to a lot bigger value. We would get less of these lines. I'm going to set mine to 370. And if we were going to solo this layer, we'll see all our light leaks. And as you can see, it doesn't really have any animation. To add some kind of animation. We want to hold Alt key on keyboard. As you can see, I'm holding Alt leftmost click on this evolution. Here we can type some expression. We can type time, multiply 100, and click anywhere like here. Basically it will change this evolution property. And this way we are adding this kind of animation with this Gaussian blur. You can increase or decrease this kind of vertical blower and get the look which alike, we can also decrease this brightness. Maybe let's set it to minus 50. It will be not so bright. And we also would want to have this animation go down. To make this animation go down, we can change this offset turbulence. The second value, as you can see, as I'm changing the second value, we can get this animation of falling down. Let's set here at the beginning of this layer, a keyframe to this offset turbulence. And later about here, Let's change it to really big value. Basically we want to make it fall down. You can also press U on the keyboard to see these keyframes which we just created. And make sure to make this value as big as you need to get this feel like it's fallen down. Let's move it to the beginning. And let's press your numpad to see what we have. As you can see, we already have this kind of feeling like it's fallen down by agrees in this second value, as much as you need, you can speed up this animation of falling down. My case, I think value like 4,500 will work fine. We can also add some scale animation. For example, about here. We can hold Shift and press S to C. Also our scale set a keyframe. Here towards the end, we can read this kind of scaling up animation. It will also will go towards the camera by the end. Also to add some colors to this light leaks effect, we can apply VR chromatic aberrations. Let's choose it and drop it here below. And by changing only these two values of aberration read and aberration blue, we can get interesting results. So let's change it to minus five to five and follow-up distance, we can change it to 25 to get a tidal look. And basically now when we go out from this solo mode, we can see this effect on top of our animation. We have this chromatic aberrations, which gives more interesting look to our light leaks. And about here, towards the end, we can control how these slightly X will fade away. And to create a fade away animation, we can apply effect called exposure. Here at calibration exposure, Let's drop it on this your desk composition, which is on top. Just basically by changing this gamma correction, by clicking here to create a keyframe. Here by the end, we can set this value to 0, basically, and it will start to fade away entirely. And remember, you can always change this Gaussian blur to control how much of the blurrier want to see on your light leaks effect. And the final effect which we want to add is some light leaks on the letter itself to blend in this front light leaks, which we already have, and to add something to our test. So basically, as you can see in my original example, we can see some interactions of light links with the letter themselves. Let's add these tiny details in the next video. See you in the next video. 8. Advanced Glow Effect on Text: Let's add these tiny gloss on our letters, which will blend these techniques with our letters. Basically, it's pretty easy to do is just to select this, your texts here with this marker and press Control D to duplicate. We want to select this effects which we will already applied to our light leaks. We can also press Return on the keyboard to rename it. Let's call it late leaks. And this one we can call it glow, maybe close because we will have tighter glow and then wider. So maybe let's call it tight. And let's copy these fractal noise effect and Gaussian blur effect as well. And then just select this glow tight here at the beginning of this layer. Just press Control V to paste it. And let's see. What we have is you can see it's already works. But we want to change to add. We already can see this interaction with our letters. With this Gaussian blur. We can make it tighter or wider glow. So let's see here, by the end, we can really make it white. But let's start with the side glow, so forth, the tight glow, we want to change this brightness to a lot brighter. Something like minus ten is you can see it got a bit brighter and change this guy's gamblers or even tighter, something like 35. So as you can see now we have this tight blow on our letters which helps to blend with these. It leaks. And let's also go to light leaks and copy this exposure effect. Select it and press Control C, basically 0. Remember this exposure effect represents the fading away of this effect. So basically we can select this light leaks, press U on the keyboard to see where this fading starts. It's about here. As you can see, exposure starts here. Let's do the same with this tight glow. Maybe even a bit later. Press Control V to paste this exposure effect, and it will fade away a bit later. By the way, it makes sure that your text here is set too bright, white color just like this. And click Okay. Now let us go back to main composition. And now you can see we have this really nice glow on our letters as well, which fades away also. Now basically we can just duplicate it and rename it this too wide glow and make it wider. So let's change this Gaussian blur to maybe something like 150. So it would be a lot wider. You can play around with these values to get the look that you want. Once again, with this brightness, you can decrease it or increase it if you want to have it more visible or less visible. In my case, I'm gonna set to minus 35. It will be more subtle. And now as you can see, this glow blends better with our light leaks. And finally, we can just copy some drop shadow effect from any of these layers and place it on this main one to give a bit of shadow here, we are almost done. Let's do a little recap before I'm gonna show you how you can change the overall color just in one-click. Slower as you can see, if we were going to change our texts. It still creates all the effects using new text, which is really handy. And the next final video, I'm going to show you how you can change the colors of these texts just in one-click. See you next video. 9. Change Color in One Click: So finally, I want to show you how you can change the colors of this template. And just one-click, basically you want to go to layer, new adjustment layer. Now let's set it on top and just below these lows, because we don't want to colorize our glows. It already has this chromatic aberration effect. And it would be too much if you're going to colorize the image overall. So first of all, we want to go to effects and presets and type here hue and saturation and drop it on this adjustment layer, which we can also call SCC for color correction. Basically just click here on colorize. It will colorize overall in one color. And if you're gonna change this colorized iteration to 100%, you can maximize the separation of this effect. So basically now it just speciation this one value. You can change the colors overall and it will still have this kind of animation and feel to it which we already have. So as you can see with this effect and without it, you can add all of these colors, adjust in one-click. If you don't like this chromatic aberration iPads and you feel like it's too much. You can always go to late leaks and disabled this VR chromatic aberrations. Let me quickly show you why you don't want to apply this effect on top of all of your effects. If I'm going to drop it here on top, you can see that we get too much of the same color, which could make this effect be cheaper. So make sure that you would set this color correction layer just below of your glow effects. And this way you can see that it will not change the school light leaks and glow effects which we have. And by the way, you can always add some curse effect if you want to add a bit more contrast to your effect. And now let's press 0 or numpad to see what we have as a result. Feel free to follow me here on Skillshare. I have a bunch of places on VFX, animation texts, animation, gradient of templates, and even on Cinema 4D as also logo animations, I recommend you to watch this only 12 minutes class, which gives you a really powerful effect. As a result, feel free to follow me here on Skillshare. I post glasses every week and I hope to see you in my next class. Thank you for watching.