This course is geared towards the beginning After Effects user. We'll fully explore the interface, tools and workflow, completing several hands-on examples as well as covering the basics of animation theory and technical aspects of multimedia production. Learn to incorporate text, graphics and effects into existing footage, as well as create animations from scratch. Also covered will be strategies for working efficiently within the program, as well as the various ways After Effects interacts with other Adobe products through Dynamic Link.
Prerequisite: Practical working knowledge of Mac OS or Windows. Previous experience with video editing and/or Photoshop/Illustrator encouraged.