Tag Archives: After Effects

Living Composition

This project involves taking a 2D image of my own creation and giving it some simple animation within After Effects. For my image, I decided to first start off with hands as the focal point to show my fascination and … Continue reading

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After Effects Practice: Transparency

This is a simple video to show a little practice with using masks within After Effects in order to create transparency between layers.

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After Effects Composite Practice

This is just a simple practice of compositing an image in After Effects with a parallax-type motion.  

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Typography: Gills Sans

This project was a focus on manipulating text to describe the font Gills Sans. With this font being a more modern style, my project partner, Kevon Wyllie, and I decided to use a more modern appearance. The color scheme was … Continue reading

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Motion Graphics Journal 3

Here are some videos demonstrating some basic text editing in After Effects. In the future, I will need to pay closer attention to composition, as with the second clip my text tilts off-screen.  

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Motion Graphics Journal 2

For my next introduction to some of the tools of After Effects, I experimented with the repeater tool for shapes and a simple text animation. Repeat Function Simple Text Animation

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Motion Graphics Journal 1

This video is the result of an introduction to some basic features of After Effects. I chose to use a simple video I shot of Alfred State campus to use for my practice, with Alfred’s logo and slogan for simple … Continue reading

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