Pan effect for titles
by Drew murr on Feb 1, 2010 at 6:19:42 pm
With VERY limited knowledge Ive managed to create some interesting titles, however I was wondering if anyone has come across a tutorial on how to pan from one shot of text to another shot some distance away (keeping a consistent background). Im sure you have all seen this done over and over yet I cant seem to find a tutorial explaining how to do this. Thanks for any suggestions.
Set your layers up in AE's 3d space and move the camera from text layer to text layer. If your background is non-3d (whether it's one layer, a bunch of layers or a precomp), it won't move when the 3d camera moves.
Or you could parent your text layers to a null object and animate the null.
Create the null, parent the first text layer to it, animate the null, parent the second text object to it, animate the null, etc.
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