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Poyu ChenLogo Animation
by on Feb 9, 2012 at 3:25:34 pm

I've searched everywhere...But I just can't get the right answer, hope someone here can help me out!

So I got a logo in psd file, very simple one, it's just a few thick brush strokes
and in AE, I want to animate it drawing out, but not using the method from the "Animating Signature" tutorial, it's not the effect I want.

The logo is like half of a ring, and I want it to draw out clockwise from the bottom

If you can't understand my question, please ask.
Any help is appreciated, thanks!

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Kevin ReinerRe: Logo Animation
by on Feb 9, 2012 at 4:38:39 pm

You will get great answers if you upload a still pic of the logo. Is that possible?


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Roland R. KahlenbergRe: Logo Animation
by on Feb 9, 2012 at 6:23:43 pm

Have you tried using an animated Shape Layer as a track matte for the logo? The Stroke or Write-on effect are also common tools used to create such an effect.


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Poyu ChenRe: Logo Animation
by on Feb 10, 2012 at 3:54:47 am

Hmm...I will give this a try! It's my first time using AE, so...


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Michael SzalapskiRe: Logo Animation
by on Feb 10, 2012 at 6:48:57 pm

If it's your first time with AE, you should definitely start here: [link]
It will help you avoid a lot of frustration.

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Mike SmithRe: Logo Animation
by on Feb 9, 2012 at 6:49:11 pm

So does that not sound like circle wipe ...?

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