After Effects

The industry-standard tool for video compositing, motion graphics design, and animation.

There are 6 After Effects courses.

  • Animate with Depth in AE

    16 EpisodesBy Rich Armstrong

    Take your animation skills to the next level by learning all about 3D layers, cameras, and lights in Adobe After Effects.

  • Synthetic Stop-Motion in After Effects

    12 EpisodesBy Rich Armstrong

    Learn to create a stop-motion look inside of After Effects with no physical cameras and no moving elements. Normal stop-motion takes a long ...

  • Advanced UI Animation

    7 EpisodesBy Chris Slowik

    After Effects is the perfect tool for making expressive interaction concepts - the freedom to be creative is a powerful thing, but must be w...

  • Animated Flair for Logos

    3 EpisodesBy Chris Slowik

    A simple logo animation can become a delightful little bit that your users remember you by. Explore a variety of techniques to add some extr...

  • Intro to UI Animation

    5 EpisodesBy Chris Slowik

    Learn essential UI Animation techniques in this After Effects course. High fidelity UI interaction concepts in AE are smooth, visually stunn...

  • Sketch to AE

    2 EpisodesBy Chris Slowik

    The workflow from Sketch to After Effects can seem like a chain of imports and cleaning up. But there's a better way. Shift your thinking us...

There are 44 After Effects episodes.

  • Make a Cube

    Learn how to make a 3D cube with 2.5d layers. It's a simple technique that can be applied to a lot of different situations.

    • "Make a Cube" in After Effects
    • 5:15
    • Free to Watch
    • Watched
  • Flickering Layer Issue

    If some of your 3D layers are flickering, watch this episode to see how you can resolve the issue!

    • "Flickering Layer Issue" in After Effects
    • 11:45
    • Free to Watch
    • Watched
  • Make Better Stuff Faster

    It's time to talk about being productive! Learn some tips and tricks to reduce your waiting time when working on complex compositions.

    • "Make Better Stuff Faster" in After Effects
    • 7:03
    • Free to Watch
    • Watched
  • Multiple Camera Angles & Transitions

    This episode focuses on using multiple cameras, different camera angles, and how to transition form one camera to another.

    • "Multiple Camera Angles & Transitions" in After Effects
    • 11:56
    • Pros Only
    • Watched
  • Rollercoaster Cameras and Auto-Orientation

    One key aspect of good camera moves is controlling the orientation of the camera. We'll discuss how to do that in this episode.

    • "Rollercoaster Cameras and Auto-Orientation" in After Effects
    • 9:28
    • Pros Only
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  • Useful Camera Techniques

    In this video we go over some easy (and productive) ways to do a few camera-related things!

    • "Useful Camera Techniques" in After Effects
    • 8:01
    • Pros Only
    • Watched
  • Material Options

    3D layers have a bunch more settings nested under material options. These affect how layers react to light and shadow, and how these properties affect other layers too.

    • "Material Options" in After Effects
    • 10:14
    • Pros Only
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  • More Lights in After Effects

    After Effects has multiple types of lights - there's not just a spotlight. We'll explore the various types in this episode.

    • "More Lights in After Effects" in After Effects
    • 9:26
    • Pros Only
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  • And There Was Light

    We introduce light in this episode! Learn all about the various light properties found on a spot light and how to get the look you want.

    • "And There Was Light" in After Effects
    • 9:52
    • Pros Only
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  • Rendering Settings and Quality

    An essential topic, this episode covers rendering at different qualities, converting to .mp4s and checking what your animations look like outside of After Effects.

    • "Rendering Settings and Quality" in After Effects
    • 4:08
    • Pros Only
    • Watched