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John Smith
How to make image layer into solid red?
on Sep 28, 2014 at 3:52:32 am

I saw a clip yesterday, it has a scene that the image layer changed into solid red and then changed back like the picture below. I don't know how they did it and really want to learn, please show me how to do it.
sorry for weird English...

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John Cuevas
Re: How to make image layer into solid red?
on Sep 28, 2014 at 1:12:12 pm

The image is it's own layer with an alpha channel. YOu can change the image color by adding a number of different color effects, like fill, hue/saturation, tint.

Understanding layers and alpha channels is key in using AE. I'm assuming you are pretty new to AE, so I suggest you check out the links that are mentioned in this thread. Provides links to a lot of basic training for AE.

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