After Effects: A Beginner’s Guide to Advanced Tools and Techniques

By Ryan Nau   Are you ready to take your After Effects know-how to the next level? From eye-catching logo reveals and title sequences to mesmerizing alpha channel animations, After Effects can really upgrade the production value of any project—especially if you’re working with a with shoestring budget. While there are many how-tos for using the more advanced tools in AE—or for working with ready-made After Effects templates—sometimes you need a more comprehensive introduction to working with the program’s animations. … Read more about After Effects: A Beginner’s Guide to Advanced Tools and Techniques

Getting Started in After Effects: A Beginner’s Guide to the Essential Tools You Need to Know

By Ryan Nau Are you ready to take your film and production expertise to the next level? After Effects could be the answer you’re looking for—from awesome logo reveals and title sequences to quick alpha channel animations, AE can help you upgrade your project’s production value with reasonably little effort. Although there any number of tutorials out there for creating cool effects in After Effects or working with ready-made After Effects templates, it can be hard to know where to start if you’re unfamiliar with the program. That’s why … Read more about Getting Started in After Effects: A Beginner’s Guide to the Essential Tools You Need to Know