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After Effects: Master 2D Character Animation - Puppet & Rig

Adobe After Effects Tutorial - Master the two most important techniques for 2D animations in Adobe After Effects.

This a Unique course to learn 2D Character (Cartoon or Photographic) animation methods and techniques. It’s all about Puppeteering a character and/or rigging graphics.

Learn and Master the concepts and tools that you will need to build full 2D Character animations in After Effects CC.

Learning 2D Character animation in After Effects with the two most important techniques is an asset for everyone who wants to work in After Effects.

Master the Puppeteering tool and couple it with the rigging method to create exciting animation:

  • Understand the concept of Puppeteering in After Effects
  • Master the Pin tool and create Pins in strategic points
  • Discover how to use the Puppet Overlap Tool and create levels for your flat characters
  • Explore of Puppet Starch tool and stiffen areas of you character

Acquiring the 2D Character Animation Skills is Essential and Important when you want to work in After Effects.

You will cover the Puppeteering methods and techniques in After Effects and Master the three essential tools and all parameters that will make a character animate smoothly.

You will also learn how to use pro-plugin to rig your puppet to create forward kinetics that will allow you more control.

You will cover how shape layers are rigged and learn how to animate a rigged complex shape. You will then be able to animate any complex shape.

With these fundamental techniques animating a Character be it cartoon or photographic will be easy and animations are created fast.

Among Others you will cover:

The Puppet Tool including the Puppet Pin and Mesh, How to Record an Animation with Motion Sketching for Puppet Pins and Motion Sketching for layers. You will also cover how to smoothen your animation and how to apply the wiggler effect to a Puppet Pin.

You will cover Keyframing Pins and create simple and complex animations.

In every Character there will be need to stiffen certain areas and overlap others, you will cover these two aspects very thoroughly.

Rigging is a method of linking layer in Forward Kinetics and animating from base to extremity: this subject will be covered in full.

Going more pro and using an important plugin to rig Puppet pins is covered as the last resource required to become a pro in 2D Character animation.

Join this Course and I wish you happy Puppet Show!!

Louay Zambarakji

The Highest Rated After Effects Complete Course on Udemy. Animation, Motion Graphics and Visual Effects is what I love creating and teaching, Offline and Online. After Effects is what I love working with, every day, (except Sundays, my wife and kids won’t let me).

If you want to Really Learn About After Effects, then I will be more than happy to offer you all my skills, experience, and expertise. I guess 40,000+ Students in the last 6 months is a good sign that my courses will be of benefit to you.

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What Will I Learn?

  • Start by understanding the workflow in DaVinci Resolve.
  • Efficiently import and organize your media from Bins to Power Bins
  • Discover multiple ways to assemble your video – from inserts to swaps
  • Fine edit your clips a frame at a time
  • Lots fun re-timing your clips with speed graphs – Slow Motion and Fast Motion
  • Add Graphics, Lower Thirds and Titles, we will even create an Intro and Outro
  • Work in the more advanced Fusion Text
  • Apply and customize Effects from ResolveFX
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What Will I Learn?

  • Create full Motion Graphics Videos in After Effects
  • Create Graphics using After Effects Tools
  • Use all After Effects Motion Graphics Properties and Methods
  • Understand and Apply the most useful Visual Effects for Graphics
  • Master the most useful After Effects' Motion Graphics & Visual Effects Techniques
  • Import and Animate Illustrator Graphics
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What Will I Learn?

  • All of Adobe After Effects – in a dynamic, hands on approach
  • All the Useful Techniques and Methods used in After Effects
  • Video Visual Effects, Motion Graphics and Compositing to Create Awesome Videos
  • How to become an AE expert with 18+ Practice Activities and plenty of projects
  • A powerful step by step system to immediately start creating Animation and adding Visual Effects
  • How to Create Motion Graphics to Enhance your Videos
  • Dive right in and start creating animation and visual effects
  • How to Use Visual Effects to get Amazing Videos
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What Will I Learn?

  • By the end of the course you'll have created your own Demo-Reel from 1 min to 4-5 minutes - depending on your ambitions
  • The Entire Video Editing Process while you create you Demo Reel with professionally shut footage provided for you.
  • The complete and professional Color Correction and Color Grading Process - A step by step approach, Including how to use the all Lumetri Scopes and the Lumetri Color Panel.
  • How to use the powerful Editing Monitors within Premiere Pro CC from the Trim Monitor to Speed adjustment Monitors
  • How to use the latest Graphics within Premiere Pro CC to create Titles, Lower thirds and more...
  • The Motion and keyframing concept and their applications within the built-in effects from animating opacity, slow/speed motion to animating sound
  • and much, much more...
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