Adobe After Effects for Beginner
Adobe After Effects is one of the famous applications for editing videos. If you are not familiar with the video editing scene, you may be afraid to use After Effects. Some people actually think that this is a complicated procedure. But, in fact, you can use After Effects within two hours after familiarising yourself with the program.
Adobe After Effects is a digital application of visual effects, motion graphics, and composition for movie production, post production of TV production. It is mainly used in video editor and creates dynamic graphics and visual effects. This allows you to animate, edit, and combine 2D or 3D media using various integration tools and third-party add-ons.
The 5 basic aspects of After Effects are shown below that you need to know as beginner:
Actually, After Effects has many features that will give you great results. This feature is complicated for beginners. But you do not need to use all the features to create a decent project. Familiarity with the basic aspects of the interface is an important step to complete the edited video. After Effects design and workspace are similar to other video editing programs. If you have experience with this type of application, you will find that the After Effects interface is easy to use.
2nd: Tool panel
In the After Effects tool palette, you can find most of the functions required for video editing projects. Here you can rotate the object, add a mask to the layer, change the anchor point, resize it, create the shape, move the camera. You can discover these features by exercising or error. Once you are familiar with them, you can do these tasks with keyboard shortcuts. Learning these tools can take over two hours, but it may take several minutes before you become familiar with it. Once you master these tools you will be amazed at how much you can do with that tool.
Compared to other video editing software, the main difference in After Effects is the effect of the program. It integrates the effect your video gives the effect of the movie you were looking for. The most important thing is to add a visual effect to the image with one click. The magnificent MotionMile tutorial shows how to use effects in projects.
4th: Animation Foundation
After Effects is a tool to add animation. Keyframes are the main function of After Effects animation. Keyframes are used as an indicator for setting specific animations. If you want to create two animations at a particular time, you can use two keyframes. Most video editors and editors like After Effects. It can be customised with keyframes. With motion pictures, you can make various movements and smooth switching. You can also use animation curves in After Effects. There is a tutorial video to learn the basics of animation technology. There are more technologies and shortcuts when using this program. Finally, you love to make videos using animation and effects.
The final step in each video is to export content created in After Effects. There are two options for exporting videos in After Effects: Media Encoder and Render Queue. The Processing Queue panel contains settings such as output frame rate, resolution, duration, image quality, output format, trimming, compression options and how to export the video. To export the video at high speed, you can create a rendering template to use in the future. On the other hand, Media Encoder is a platform for transcoding and processing video files to be exported according to your favorite format. Because media encoders require coding, it is considered a complex way of exporting videos. Beginners recommend rendering queue for exporting video projects.
If you want to know how to use After Effects, you need to focus on these topics. Yes, it may take more time to become the main animator or video editor. However, if you want to start using After Effects, you will be surprised to learn skills within two hours. There is a tutorial video on the Internet that teaches you how to use After Effects basics. I explain step by step how to realise specific effects and animation. Each video is usually within ten minutes. If you assign basic learning for two hours, you can create simple animation animation two hours ago. The best way to learn video editing and animation is to practice. He must be patient and diligent. But in the end all the time spent is definitely worth it.
Video done by student after our After Effects Training Course