Welcome to your first taste of Motion Design
In this free training video series, you will learn everything you need to know to start using After Effects today. This is not an overview of the software, this is a real training series that covers advanced techniques
What Version of After Effects do I need?
Most version would suffice; I'm currently running version 17.13
Why is it free?
I believe that teaching is a quality of kindness and love, and I want to share my love with you. We do not need a reason to perform acts of kindness. I am dedicated to help you reach your success the best I can. You can always consider supporting me by making a monthly donation via my Patreon.
Why should I learn After Effects?
After Effects gives you the ability to create stunning motion graphics, visual effects, and animation. It is industry standard tool that is used by almost every company and studio. Learning this tool is the first step you can take to enter the world of Motion Design.
Importing and organize footage & assets in the project window
Create new composition
animation properties - ease
importing PSD as a composition and footage
importing AI files and file preparation
importing Cinema4D style & C4D lite
Render multiple format
After Effects Output Modules
Adobe Media Encoder
Congratulations on finishing the course! You are a bonafide Motion Designer now, and your journey is about getting even more exciting. I am sure you are curious about how to approach your adventure so below are resources and tips on you can get better on your craft and be a Super Motion Designer.
Motion Design workflows
Optimization with Scripts & Extensions
Find something to focus on
character animation & rigging
Design for Motion, Austin Shaw
Futur Academy: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCqHuGF2axS8Yf89r1tUVS_A
School of motion: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAhdxqdrDN3gWJkaUFl9G-Q
Motion design school: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-L0yvYPpGQZD3PHDLKiUpg
There are a lot of beginners who do not know how to get into motion design or the resources
pply for a motion designer job, what are the best aspects your portfolio needs to consist of?
Nesting 3D compositions