After Effects Training: Essential Skills 1

Overview

This three day After Effects training is an in depth courseware using the industry standard tool for creating motion graphics and Hollywood style effects for cinema, broadcast television and web formats.

Learn to create rich compositions with video, Photoshop, Illustrator and other files. Create advanced text effects, video blending, keying effects and track mattes. Learn basic through advanced animation techniques that make After Effects an unrivaled motion graphics toolset.  Your instructor will also cover nesting, creating precomps, motion tracking and other methods for streamlining video post production.

Some of the class projects will include topics covering Motion Graphics, Kinetic Typography, Cinemagraphs and Motion Tracking.

Your instructor will cover the pitfalls, and the best practices will be followed so that you are creating professional-grade motion graphics and video effects that will be properly viewed by your audiences in this After Effects class.

Schedule

9:00 AM–4:00 PM

Houston, TX
5600 Northwest Central Drive, Suite 155

$1,395.00
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9:00 AM–4:00 PM

Phoenix, AZ - Tempe
1414 W. Broadway Road, Suite 130

Sale til Mar 02 $1,295.00 $1,195.00
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9:00 AM–4:00 PM Central Time

Sale til Mar 14 $1,295.00 $1,195.00
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9:00 AM–4:00 PM

Austin, TX
9811 South IH-35, Building 5 - Unit 100

Sale til Mar 21 $1,295.00 $1,195.00
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Outline


  • Get comfortable with the interface and workspaces
  • Learn the necessary shortcuts to improve After Effects workflow
  • Create After Effect Compositions to match your project needs
  • Integrate a video, audio, images, layered Photoshop, and Illustrator files
  • Manipulate transformation properties, blend modes, keyframes and ease transitions of objects in the timeline
  • Become familiar with animating techniques
  • Parent objects together to share transformation properties and animation
  • Learn the difference between layer masks and track mattes
  • Get introduced to the fundamentals of tracking
  • Utilize effects for the keying of footage 
  • Create lower third graphics, animate and composite
  • Learn to render and export using the Adobe Media Encoder

If you need additional information regarding the course syllabus, please Contact Us.

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Course Manual

Prerequisites


  • Basic Computer Skills on Windows or Mac
course-level

Skill Level: 1

Foundation

Materials


Along with this training, you will receive:

  • Adobe Authorized Training
  • Student courseware and class projects
  • An Adobe Nationally Recognized Course Certificate
  • Conversion tools bookmark
  • VIP Lumenbrite Seminars & Events
  • Adobe MAX Discounts & Exclusive Events

This training can also assist with the preparation of Adobe certification exams, including the Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) and the Adobe Certified Expert (ACE) exams.

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