After Effects Course (1-2 Days)

  • Tour of the interface
  • Importing
  • Creating Compositions
  • Layers, Footage, and Compositions
  • Previewing
  • Animation
    • Basic Transform Properties
    • Interpolation
    • Motion and Temporal Animations
    • Keyframes
    • Graph Editor
    • Time Remapping
    • Anchor Point Basics
    • Using Expressions
    • Motion Sketch
    • Parenting
  • Working with Type
    • Type
    • Text Animators
    • Animating Type on a Path
  • Compositing
    • Blend Modes
    • Creating and Animating Masks
    • Using Track Mattes
    • Using Effects
    • Chroma Key
  • Shape Layers
    • Shape Layers and Transforms
    • Repeating Elements
    • Write-On Paths
    • Path Operators
  • Basic 3D
    • 3D vs. 2D Layers
    • Cameras and Lights
    • 3D Layer Properties
    • Basic Camera Concepts
    • Using a Null Layer with a Camera
  • Workflows, Tips, and Tricks
    • Motion Blur
    • Continuously Rasterize (Vector vs. Raster)
  • Rendering
    • Render Queue
    • Integrating Media Encoder