ADOBE AFTER EFFECTS: Forum Expressions Tutorials Creative Cloud

turning video into animation

COW Forums : Adobe After Effects

<< PREVIOUS   •   FAQ   •   VIEW ALL   •   PRINT   •   NEXT >>
Matthew Zabel
turning video into animation
on Feb 1, 2010 at 9:54:33 pm

If I wanted to make video look like animation, what would I need to do, filters, etc in After effects? Thanks.


Return to posts index

Todd Kopriva
Re: turning video into animation
on Feb 2, 2010 at 6:54:35 am

You'd probably want to do several things.

One is to decrease the frame rate, either using composition settings or the Posterize Time effect, since cartoons have lower frame rates than video.

Another is to simplify the color palette and trace outlines with strokes. The Cartoon effect can help there.

---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Todd Kopriva, Adobe Systems Incorporated
putting the 'T' back in 'RTFM' : After Effects Help on the Web
---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
If a page of After Effects Help answers your question, please consider rating it. If you have a tip, technique, or link to share---or if there is something that you'd like to see added or improved---please leave a comment.


Return to posts index

<< PREVIOUS   •   VIEW ALL   •   PRINT   •   NEXT >>
© 2017 CreativeCOW.net All Rights Reserved
[TOP]