Creative COW SIGN IN :: SPONSORS :: ADVERTISING :: ABOUT US :: CONTACT US :: FAQ
Creative COW's LinkedIn GroupCreative COW's Facebook PageCreative COW on TwitterCreative COW's Google+ PageCreative COW on YouTube
FORUMS:listlist (w/ descriptions)archivetagssearchhall of famerecent posts

After Effects Tutorials

COW Tag
COW Tags : Adobe After Effects
AE Basics 36: Pimping Your Text with Layer Styles
by Andrew Devis on Feb 22, 2012 at 3:33:32 am
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
AE Basics - A Creative COW series for new users of Adobe After Effects. Lesson 36: In this tutorial, Andrew Devis shows how you can take ordinary looking text and with very little effort use some simple light-weight effects to make it look outstandin
AE Basics 35: The Character Panel
by Andrew Devis on Feb 15, 2012 at 3:33:49 am
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
AE Basics - A Creative COW series for new users of Adobe After Effects. Lesson 35: In this tutorial, Andrew Devis shows all the options in the character panel and how to use them to create good looking text. Also included in this tutorial are some mo
AE Basics 34: Font Selection and Faux Options
by Andrew Devis on Feb 8, 2012 at 3:33:04 am
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
AE Basics - A Creative COW series for new users of Adobe After Effects. Lesson 34: In this tutorial, Andrew Devis shows how to quickly select and change your font selection and modify its look and feel with the Faux options in the character panel.
AE Basics 33: Options for Creating Text
by Andrew Devis on Feb 1, 2012 at 3:33:29 am
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
AE Basics - A Creative COW series for new users of Adobe After Effects. Lesson 33: In this tutorial, Andrew Devis starts to look at text creation and animation in After Effects starting with the different ways to create text in the composition panel.
Lite Bite for After Effects: The Tilt Shift Effect
by Martin Ainsworth on Jan 23, 2012 at 3:24:28 am
in the Adobe After Effects Forum
In this tutorial, Martin Ainsworth will demonstrate the "Tilt Shift" effect also known as "Toy Town Look" using Abobe After Effect. This simple yet very power technique can add an extra dimension to an opening introduction.
Lite Bite for After Effects: The Tilt Shift Effect
by Martin Ainsworth on Jan 23, 2012 at 3:24:28 am
in the Forum
In this tutorial, Martin Ainsworth will demonstrate the "Tilt Shift" effect also known as "Toy Town Look" using Abobe After Effect. This simple yet very power technique can add an extra dimension to an opening introduction.
Re: How to record real time keyframes to sync audio beats?
by Jack Chute on Jan 8, 2012 at 3:18:02 pm
in the Adobe After Effects Forum
Problem solved thanks to this great tutorial! http://podcasts.creativecow.net/after-effects-tutorials-podcast/markers-leaks
AE Basics 32: Creating a Motion Background with Shapes Layers
by Andrew Devis on Dec 30, 2011 at 6:15:53 am
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
AE Basics - A Creative COW series for new users of Adobe After Effects. Lesson 32: In this tutorial Andrew Devis takes some of what has been learnt over the previous AE Basics tutorials on shape layers and puts them together to create a motion backgr
Re: Effects with text
by John Cuevas on Dec 28, 2011 at 3:44:39 pm
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
If you are talking about the match moving there are many tutorials that cover that topic. this one covers a bit of it, using only AE tools. http://ae.tutsplus.com/tutorials/vfx/walking-through-3d-text-ae-premium/ And here's a link to a collect
AE Basics 31: Brainstorm & Shape Layers
by Andrew Devis on Dec 28, 2011 at 6:13:36 am
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
AE Basics - A Creative COW series for new users of Adobe After Effects. Lesson 31: In this tutorial, Andrew Devis demonstrates the "Brainstorm" function with shape layers. The "Brainstorm" function is a tool to give creative ideas
Using the Scribble & Stroke Effects
by Andrew Devis on Dec 22, 2011 at 10:16:50 am
in the Forum
The "Scribble" and the "Stroke" effects are often overlooked due to the fact that it isn't immediately obvious how they work as they won't work unless applied in a very particular way.
Using the Scribble & Stroke Effects
by Andrew Devis on Dec 22, 2011 at 10:16:50 am
in the Adobe After Effects Forum
The "Scribble" and the "Stroke" effects are often overlooked due to the fact that it isn't immediately obvious how they work as they won't work unless applied in a very particular way. In this in-depth tutorial, Andrew Devis expla
AE Basics 30: The Write-on Effect
by Andrew Devis on Dec 21, 2011 at 6:13:33 am
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
AE Basics - A Creative COW series for new users of Adobe After Effects. Lesson 30: In this tutorial, Andrew Devis demonstrates the "Write-on" Effect in After Effects showing how it works and how paths created in After Effects and other prog
AE Basics 29: Shape Layers Part 13 - Creating a True Spiral Using Illustrator Paths
by Andrew Devis on Dec 19, 2011 at 9:37:05 am
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
AE Basics - A Creative COW series for new users of Adobe After Effects. Lesson 29: In this thirteenth tutorial looking at Shape Layers in After Effects, Andrew Devis looks at the problem of creating and animating a true spiral in After Effects and ho
The Power of Many or No Waiting Required: Adobe After Effects vs. Apple's Motion
by Kevin P. McAuliffe on Dec 7, 2011 at 4:40:00 pm
in the Art of the Edit Forum
You've heard the best and the worst about the compositing applications out there, and if you've struggled with the decision of which one is best for you, take a look at some of the advantages of both to assist you with your choice.
AE Basics 28: Shape Layers Part 12 - The Zig Zag Operand
by Andrew Devis on Nov 30, 2011 at 3:15:49 am
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
AE Basics - A Creative COW series for new users of Adobe After Effects. Lesson 28: In the twelfth tutorial looking at Shape Layers in After Effects, Andrew Devis explains the Zig Zag operand.
AE Basics 27: Shape Layers Part 11 - Wiggle Transform
by Andrew Devis on Nov 25, 2011 at 3:15:18 am
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
AE Basics - A Creative COW series for new users of Adobe After Effects. Lesson 27: In the eleventh tutorial looking at Shape Layers in After Effects, Andrew Devis demonstrates the Wiggle Transform operand.
AE Basics 26: Shape Layers Part 10 - Twist & Wiggle Paths
by Andrew Devis on Nov 23, 2011 at 3:15:18 am
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
AE Basics - A Creative COW series for new users of Adobe After Effects. Lesson 26: In the tenth tutorial looking specifically at Shape Layers in After Effects, Andrew Devis demonstrates the Twist & Wiggle Paths operands.
AE Basics 25: Shape Layers Part 9 - Trim Paths
by Andrew Devis on Nov 18, 2011 at 3:15:05 am
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
AE Basics - A Creative COW series for new users of Adobe After Effects. Lesson 25: In the ninth tutorial looking at Shape Layers in After Effects, Andrew Devis surveys the Trim Paths operand.
AE Basics 24: Shape Layers Part 8 - Round Corner & Stroke
by Andrew Devis on Nov 16, 2011 at 3:15:31 am
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
AE Basics - A Creative COW series for new users of Adobe After Effects. Lesson 24: In the eighth tutorial looking at Shape Layers in After Effects, Andrew Devis investigates the Round Corners operand and how to add an additional Stroke to your shape.
Flying Paint - Simulating liquids with AE particles Part 3
by Matthew Tompkins on Nov 14, 2011 at 11:14:36 am
in the Adobe After Effects Forum
In this final part of the "Simulating Liquids with AE Particles" tutorial, I demonstrate the Time Remapping function within After Effects to help further slow down the animation, before adding a few final cosmetic touches, with subtle textu
Flying Paint - Simulating liquids with AE particles Part 3
by Matthew Tompkins on Nov 14, 2011 at 9:57:59 am
in the Forum
In this final part of the "Simulating Liquids with AE Particles" tutorial, I demonstrate the Time Remapping function within After Effects to help further slow down the animation. This will allow for further cosmetic touches.
Flying Paint - Simulating liquids with AE particles Part 1
by Matthew Tompkins on Nov 11, 2011 at 10:29:58 am
in the Forum
Exploring CC Particle World and CC Vector blur and setting up the initial simulation of liquid particles within After Effects.
Flying Paint - Simulating liquids with AE particles Part 1
by Matthew Tompkins on Nov 11, 2011 at 10:29:19 am
in the Adobe After Effects Expressions Forum
Exploring CC Particle World and CC Vector blur and setting up the initial simulation of liquid particles within After Effects.
Flying Paint - Simulating liquids with AE particles Part 2
by Matthew Tompkins on Nov 11, 2011 at 9:00:50 am
in the Adobe After Effects Forum
Exploring CC Particle World and CC Vector blur and setting up the initial simulation of liquid particles within After Effects.
Flying Paint - Simulating liquids with AE particles Part 2
by Matthew Tompkins on Nov 11, 2011 at 9:00:50 am
in the Forum
Exploring CC Particle World and CC Vector blur and setting up the initial simulation of liquid particles within After Effects.
AE Basics 23: Shape Layers Part 7 - The Repeater Operand
by Andrew Devis on Nov 11, 2011 at 3:15:04 am
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
AE Basics - A Creative COW series for new users of Adobe After Effects. Lesson 23: In the seventh tutorial looking at Shape Layers in After Effects, Andrew Devis takes us through the powerful "Repeater" operand.
AE Basics 22: Shape Layers Part 6 - Pucker & Bloat
by Andrew Devis on Nov 9, 2011 at 3:15:09 am
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
AE Basics - A Creative COW series for new users of Adobe After Effects. Lesson 22: In the sixth tutorial looking at Shape Layers in After Effects, Andrew Devis guides new users through the Pucker & Bloat operand.
The Beauty of AE Shapes: Top 10 Features Countdown
by Rob Mize on Nov 7, 2011 at 10:56:02 am
in the Adobe After Effects Techniques Forum
Rob Mize offers his Top 10 Countdown of the features that make AE shapes such a versatile compositing tool. Rob highlights the functionality of these features and demonstrates just how practical shapes can be in your production efforts.
The Beauty of AE Shapes: Top 10 Features Countdown
by Rob Mize on Nov 7, 2011 at 10:56:02 am
in the Forum
Rob Mize offers his Top 10 Countdown of the features that make AE shapes such a versatile compositing tool. Rob highlights the functionality of these features and demonstrates just how practical shapes can be in your production efforts.
AE Basics 21: Shape Layers Part 5 - Offset Paths
by Andrew Devis on Nov 4, 2011 at 3:15:43 am
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
AE Basics - A Creative COW series for new users of Adobe After Effects. Lesson 21: In the fifth tutorial looking at Shape Layers in After Effects, Andrew Devis looks at the Offset Paths function.
How to make a Faceless Man Effect
by Pat Harris on Nov 2, 2011 at 9:31:22 pm
in the Adobe After Effects Forum
Hey everyone, I was wondering how to make a faceless man effect. One similar to the music video here. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=__b_KigKryU I've been searching a bunch of after effects tutorials and can't really find anything similar to
AE Basics 20: Shape Layers Part 4 - Merge Paths
by Andrew Devis on Nov 2, 2011 at 3:15:52 am
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
AE Basics: A Creative Cow series for new users of Adobe After Effects. Lesson 20: In the fourth tutorial looking at Shape Layers in After Effects, Andrew Devis starts to look at the operands or FX that can be applied to shape layers in After Effects.
Rotoscoping with Mocha for AE Part 1: Tools to Create and Export Shapes
by Andrew Devis on Oct 28, 2011 at 2:50:09 pm
in the Adobe After Effects Forum
In this first of 3 tutorials on Rotoscoping with Mocha for AE, Andrew Devis introduces the tools needed to work quickly and efficiently in Mocha to create shapes and output those shapes to AE. Andrew also discusses when and why at certain points it m
Rotoscoping with Mocha for AE Part 2: Tracking & Adjusting Tracks
by Andrew Devis on Oct 28, 2011 at 2:48:16 pm
in the Adobe After Effects Forum
In this second of 3 tutorials on Rotoscoping with Mocha for AE, Andrew Devis looks at tracking elements on different planes and then adjusting those tracks with a couple of different methods. Andrew also tracks one element which is squashing and stre
Rotoscoping with Mocha for AE Part 3: Creating & Linking Shapes to Tracks
by Andrew Devis on Oct 28, 2011 at 2:47:29 pm
in the Adobe After Effects Forum
In this third and final tutorial on Rotoscoping with Mocha for AE, Andrew Devis shows how to draw the final shapes needed to rotoscope the person and also how to add a feather to specific points in the matte created. He then goes on to show how to li
Rotoscoping with Mocha for AE Part 1: Tools to create and export shapes
by Andrew Devis on Oct 28, 2011 at 2:43:48 pm
in the Forum
In this first of 3 tutorials on Rotoscoping with Mocha for AE, Andrew Devis introduces the tools needed to work quickly and efficiently in Mocha to create shapes and output those shapes to AE.
In The Loop - A Killer Expression
by Matthew Tompkins on Oct 27, 2011 at 10:00:42 am
in the Adobe After Effects Expressions Forum
A detailed explanation and demonstration of the uses of the loop expression in After Effects. Examining the loopOut(), loopIn(), loopInDuration(), loopOutDuration() commands and their "ping pong", "cycle" and "continue"
In The Loop - A Killer Expression
by Matthew Tompkins on Oct 27, 2011 at 7:00:42 am
in the Forum
A detailed explanation and demonstration of the uses of the loop expression in After Effects.
AE Basics 18: Shape Layers Part 3 - Text & The Pen Tool
by Andrew Devis on Oct 26, 2011 at 3:15:00 am
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
AE Basics: A Creative Cow series for new users of Adobe After Effects. Lesson 19: In the third tutorial looking at Shape Layers in After Effects, Andrew Devis shows how to use both the Text tool and the Pen tool to create shapes in After Effects. For
AE Basics 16: Parenting
by Andrew Devis on Oct 5, 2011 at 3:15:33 am
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
AE Basics, A Creative Cow series for new users of Adobe After Effects. Lesson 16: In this tutorial, Andrew Devis introduces parenting in After Effects and shows how complex animations can be created with very few keyframes by using parenting. Andrew
AE Basics 15: Motion Paths Part 3 - Masks & Paths
by Andrew Devis on Sep 28, 2011 at 3:15:33 am
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
A Creative Cow series for new users of Adobe After Effects. 15 - In this last tutorial on motion paths, Andrew Devis demonstrates how to use masks and paths created in other applications or in other ways in After Effects to drive both the creation of
Multi-layer Keying in After Effects Part 4 - Creating Variable Width Edge Feather With Mocha For AE
by Andrew Devis on Sep 22, 2011 at 3:15:45 am
in the Adobe After Effects Forum
In this tutorial (which is included as the last part of his series on multi-layer keying) Andrew Devis demonstrates a really nice feature in Mocha for AE (a free program that ships with After Effects) which allows you to create a mask or matte with v
Multi-layer Keying in After Effects Part 3 - Dealing with Edge Issues
by Andrew Devis on Sep 21, 2011 at 3:15:49 am
in the Adobe After Effects Forum
In this third tutorial in a set of four on basic multi-layered keying in Adobe After Effects using Keylight 1.2, Andrew Devis shows how to deal with a specific problem that can occur with some keyed footage, namely that of strong lines appearing on s
AE Basics 14: Motion Paths Part 2 - Additional Tools
by Andrew Devis on Sep 21, 2011 at 3:15:23 am
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
AE Basics - A Creative COW series for new users of Adobe After Effects. 14 - In this next tutorial on motion paths, Andrew Devis introduces a couple of useful panels for automatic creation of motion paths and automatic smoothing of keyframes to give
Multi-layer Keying in After Effects Part 2 - Dealing with Multiple Light Spill Issues
by Andrew Devis on Sep 20, 2011 at 3:15:51 am
in the Adobe After Effects Forum
In the second of 4 tutorials on basic multi-layered keying in Adobe After Effects using Keylight 1.2, Andrew Devis shows how to deal with light spill issues on separate parts of the keyed footage. Sometimes when you pull a key you have problems with
Multi-layer Keying in After Effects Part 2 - Dealing with Multiple Light Spill Issues
by Andrew Devis on Sep 20, 2011 at 3:15:51 am
in the Forum
In the second of 4 tutorials on basic multi-layered keying in Adobe After Effects using Keylight 1.2, Andrew Devis shows how to deal with light spill issues on separate parts of the keyed footage.
Multi-layer Keying in After Effects Part 1 - Pulling a Basic Key
by Andrew Devis on Sep 19, 2011 at 3:04:48 am
in the Adobe After Effects Forum
In this first of 4 tutorials on basic multi-layer keying in Adobe After Effects using Keylight 1.2, Andrew Devis starts by showing how and explaining why you might need a garbage matte for most keying work and what considerations are important for su
Multi-layer Keying in After Effects Part 1 - Pulling a Basic Key
by Andrew Devis on Sep 19, 2011 at 3:04:48 am
in the Forum
In this first of 4 tutorials on basic multi-layer keying in Adobe After Effects using Keylight 1.2, Andrew Devis starts by showing how and explaining why you might need a garbage matte for most keying work.
AE Basics 13: Motion Paths Part 1 - Basics
by Andrew Devis on Sep 14, 2011 at 3:15:32 am
in the Adobe After Effects basics Forum
AE Basics: A Creative Cow series for new users of Adobe After Effects. 13 - In this tutorial, Andrew Devis explains the basics of motion paths and how to modify them for use in your animations, along with some hints and tips to get the best results w

Podcasts

adobe after effects podcast
Lite Bite for After Effects: The Tilt Shift Effect
In this tutorial, Martin Ainsworth will demonstrate the "Tilt Shift" effect also known as "Toy Town Look" using Abobe After Effect. This simple yet very power technique can add an extra dimension to an opening introduction.
adobe after effects podcast
Flying Paint - Simulating liquids with AE particles Part 2
Exploring CC Particle World and CC Vector blur and setting up the initial simulation of liquid particles within After Effects.
adobe after effects podcast
Flying Paint - Simulating liquids with AE particles Part 3
In this final part of the "Simulating Liquids with AE Particles" tutorial, I demonstrate the Time Remapping function within After Effects to help further slow down the animation. This will allow for further cosmetic touches.
adobe after effects podcast
Flying Paint - Simulating liquids with AE particles Part 1
Exploring CC Particle World and CC Vector blur and setting up the initial simulation of liquid particles within After Effects.
adobe after effects podcast
Rotoscoping with Mocha for AE Part 2: Tracking & Adjusting Tracks
In this second of three tutorials on Rotoscoping with Mocha for AE, Andrew Devis looks at tracking elements on different planes and then adjusting those tracks with a couple of different methods.
Forums

Adobe After Effects Forum
Adobe After Effects basics Forum
Adobe After Effects Expressions Forum
Adobe After Effects Techniques Forum


Related Tags

Adobe After Effects
After Effects Expressions
After Effects Plug-in
After Effects Plugin
After Effects Plugins
After Effects Text
After Effects Training
After Effects Tutorials
After Effects Video
After Effects Video Tutorial
broadcastGEMs
CC Filters
CC Glass
CC Mr. Mercury
CC Particle World
CC Plugins
CC Simple Wire Removal
CC Sphere
CC Toner
Cycore
Keylight
Psunami
Puppet Tool
Scribble Effect
Vegas Effect


FORUMSTUTORIALSFEATURESVIDEOSPODCASTSEVENTSSERVICESNEWSLETTERNEWSBLOGS

Creative COW LinkedIn Group Creative COW Facebook Page Creative COW on Twitter
© 2014 CreativeCOW.net All rights are reserved. - Privacy Policy

[Top]