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Official Training Videos These tutorials cover most functionality of all plug-ins in the Trapcode Suite. They are warmly recommended for anyone who uses (or considers buying) the Trapcode Suite. View the Official Trapcode Suite training series by Peder Norrby .
From the large selection of new features that Adobe has infused into After Effects CS3, shape layers are (in my humble opinion) the black sheep of the family – a feature seemingly taken from Photoshop to keep it in the family? Perhaps. Is it useful? Absolutely!
You need to install Flash Player to watch videos on VideoHive. One of the best templates available! Full Capacity is a high energy, intense and energetic animation that is perfect for extreme or professional sports shows, concert events, night clubs, and TV promos, commercials or opens that need to have incredible impact to captivate the audience and impress your clients. With multiple types of scenes and plenty of placeholders for your video, photos or graphics, this project is fully and easily customizable. Use the pre-built edit, or create your own using the scene compositions within the project. This is one of the most powerful and versatile After Effects templates you’ll find anywhere.
AE Basics Extras: Butterfly Wing Text Animation Play Video In the first part of this two part AE Basics Extra tutorial, Andrew Devis starts to show how to create a butterfly wing with text. The purpose of these tutorials is to give additional hints and tips for text animation in After Effects. Items covered in this tutorial include, using the pen tool, paths, copying mask paths to shape layers, text along a path and path option, 3D layers, animation of a wing, loopOut expression and viewing your composition in a different viewer.
If you don't have any of the programs I use for these intros but still want an intro, tell me. via YouTube or Contact Me pages. I will try to make one for you if I have time. Do not (re)distribute these templates.
I know it is hard to shoot your own green screen plates sometimes to practice on, or perhaps you don’t have a good camera to mess around with for 3D tracking, or integrating CG with live action. Well I have found a bunch of different resources from around the interwebz to help you to get some footage on your screen, so let the experiments begin. Video Copilot’s Tutorials Some tutorials online offer their material used within the tutorial for download, out of all those, Video Copilot stands above the rest in that respect. For almost all the tutorials on the website, you can download the source files to work along with Andrew, or just use it for your own projects. Visit Video Copilot’s Tutorial Section Artbeats Artbeats is one of the leaders in royalty-free stock footage distribution, and kind of set the standard when it comes to the similar sites littered throughout the net (some seen below).
Free HD Green Screen and VFX Plates you can download and play around with! It has always irritated us that there are no green screen and VFX plates around the internet you can just download and play with -- everything is owned by some production. So we decided to donate some of the interesting plates from Visual Effects For Directors to the community , so you can download them and practice keying, matchmoving, compositing, tracking, and much more!