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After Effects CC 2019: Complete Course from Novice to Expert

Create stunning Motion Graphics, VFX Visual Effects & VFX Compositing with hands-on tutorials & 50+ practice projects.
Instructor:
Louay Zambarakji
54 288 students enrolled
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How to use all of After Effects CC - in a dynamic, hands on approach.
Work with the latest 2019 Responsive Design Techniques
Create Motion Graphics to enhance your videos using a step by step, easy-to-use method.
Boost your creativity by completing 50+ Practice Activities and projects from simple to complex.
Practice compositing techniques to achieve stunning video effects.
Master Visual Time Effects on Videos and Motion Graphics.
How to use specialized visual effects such Motion Tracking, Camera Tracking, Chromakeying, Rotoscoping, Stabilizing and many more…
Work in 3D space with Cameras, Lights and Shadows and practice your new skills with 3D Motion Graphics Projects.
How to Import and animate Illustrator Vector Graphics.
Create advanced Type Animation in 2D & 3D – cool stuff only in After Effects.
And much more for you to become an expert in Motion Graphics, Visual Effects and Compositing

The Most Comprehensive, Bestselling  and Highest Rated After Effects Complete Course with over 430+ Lectures and 30+ hrs of Video.

Updated with all CC 2019 upgrades with the latest Motion Graphics and Visual Effects Techniques.

New Sections added periodically to give you the BESTSELLING and HIGHEST RATED COMPLETE Adobe After Effects Course. The Ultimate Learning Experience with Hands On Practice Activities and Their Tutorials to cement and expand your learning. 

After Effects CC 2019: The Complete After Effects CC Course from Beginner to Advanced.

Top Up-Voted Review:

Adama Sy — This is the most satisfying video course I ever purchased. It’s not only about After Affects , it’s the knowledge and the will to share the knowledge and everything he knows that makes this course so interesting and important to anyone willing to understand After Effects in all areas. Thank you Louay, You are a great teacher and I recommend to anyone all your courses. 

Ernst Pierre — I don’t want to start like others saying this is the best course in AE available here on Udemy, I think it’s even better than that, this course is hmm! … I cannot find any words. The content is great, the lecturer is awesome, the TIME TO RESPOND from the instructor is unbelievable, it’s like he is just here waiting for your questions to reply (last time he replied me in 5 minutes).

Folks, if you can afford it, don’t have a second thought just pay for this course because you won’t only learn how to create great motion — animation, you will also learn the mechanism behind it and how to play around to boost your creativity. Furthermore, besides learning AE, Louay will also inspire you to be a better learner. In a whole, if you want to see how awesome you can be just take this course and after only few lectures you will be amazed to see how amazing you are and can be…

Sir! Man… you are just something else. 

Viry Juárez Lozada — It’s a very complete course. The instructor answers all the questions in every lesson and explains everything in detail. If you are a beginner in After Effects it’s perfect for you, Louay begins with the very basics and covers a lot of the software. The practices are very helpful to understand the lessons and to get you used to AE.

Abdulrazek Fawzy Abdulrazek — It’s the Best Course In After Effects I have ever seen. Accurate + Fast + Smooth + Knowledgeable = Expert Instructor. Louay Makes you enjoy every bit he shows. Really if you want to Knock the real world of AE, come to Louay.

Restructured, Repackaged to give you an Ultimate Learning Experience.

Motion Graphics and Visual Effects are becoming increasingly valuable and important in any video created. Learning how to create these animations using Adobe After Effects has become essential. Talents to create these kind of animations and effects are more and more in demand. It is also an easy way to earn money as a freelancer or resell your packaged animations on hundreds of sites on the web.

Learn and Master Motion Graphics and Visual Effects in After Effects in this Comprehensive Course:

  • Understand the concepts behind Animation Techniques

  • Learn how to Design, Animate, and Sequence complete Motion Graphics Projects

  • Work with all the transformations basic and beyond

  • Learn easy, yet powerful, techniques to create the most complex animations

  • Create Stunning Visual Effects using Build in Effects (no expensive third party plugins)

  • Apply special effects such as Rotoscoping, Chromakeying, Camera Tracking and many more

Mastering After Effects

Learning the fundamentals and beyond of Motion Graphics and Visual Effects using Adobe After Effects is a very powerful tool at your fingertips.

You will go through creating useful and practical animations and learn how to use simple and complex animation techniques. This is not the type of ‘Tips and Tricks’ here and there course. This Course is a serious learning experience where you get to actually create serious animations and genuinely learn how to use After Effects and become a top notch animator and a visual effects artist.

Contents and Overview

You will start with a fast track to get familiar with After Effects and Create a Crash Animation. You will then learn all about the essential transformations using practical animations and useful examples. You will build Projects and Videos from scratch and practically learn more about numerous features and functions of After Effects.

You will go through projects where you will learn how to create animation sequences and package a whole video.

Essential manipulation of the many methods in After Effects are covered with emphasis on practical use and not just an overview of methods.

Most importantly throughout the course the spirit of compositing, putting together Visual Effects and Motion Graphics is thoroughly covered. This experience is invaluable for you to master Visual Effects in After Effects.

Here some of the techniques you will Learn:

  • The latest Responsive Design Techniques (CC 2019)

  • Create your First Motion Graphics Video

  • How to Design and Animate a full AE Project

  • Spatial and Temporal Interpolation and Motion Path Animation

  • Reveal Techniques using Track Mattes and Masks

  • Important Techniques to Help You Create even better animation

  • Essential 3D Animation Techniques

  • Advanced 3D with Cameras, Lights and Shadows

  • 3D Camera Orbit Null

  • Complex, Compound and Bezier Shapes

  • Per Character Text Animation and how to use text presets

  • How to use the Puppet Tools in CC 2018 and CC 2019

  • How to Use Expressions

  • Animation Presets — Using, Editing, Creating and Saving Presets

  • How to Composite with Masks and Effects

  • Motion Graphics Time Games

  • Videos Time Games

  • Motion Tracking

  • Camera Tracking

  • Green Screen Chromakeying

  • Rotoscoping

  • Importing and Animating Vector Graphics from Adobe Illustrator

  • Best Exports for YouTube, Vimeo and Facebook

  • Motion Graphics Visual Effects

  • Color Correction & Color Grading

  • How to use the all New Script to Animate Mask points

  • Using the Essential Graphics Templates

  • …. and so much more interesting and useful updates you will discover within the course

Most Importantly this course offers you the chance to understand, practice and develop your skills as a Visual Effects and Motion Graphics Artist.

See you inside the course

Louay

A Quick Start to Enable Your After Effects Skills

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How to Start Motion Graphics Now!
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How to Download Your Project Files
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Download your Project and Footage Files for this section
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Tutorial Request: Submit Your Idea
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How to review the course
6
Getting ready to start your first Animation (Preference)
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Dive In for beginners: Design and Animate your first Lower Third
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How about Visual Effects?
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Dive In for novices: Change colors in a defined video area
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Practice Activity - Challenge
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Practice Activity - Tutorial

Working in After Effects CC: A overview of the Interface and Keyboard Shortcuts

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Introduction to this section
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Download your Project and Footage Files for this section
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After Effects Interface - Workspaces
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How to Adjust and Move the Panels
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How to Create a New composition from Footage
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How to Create a Blank Composition
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When the Footage goes Missing
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The Visual Keyboard Shortcuts' Editor
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After Effects Keyboard Shortcuts - Documentation and Adobe Reference

Introduction to Simple Shapes and Text Layers

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Introduction to this section
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How to Create and Edit Text Layers
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Inside the Shape Layer - Simple Overview
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How to Create and Edit Shape Layers

How to Create Motion (Animate) - Create Your First Motion Graphics Projects

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How to Acquire Top Animation Skills
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Download your Project and Footage Files for this section
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Setting the Anchor Point Preference
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Creating Motion : Concepts and detailed overview
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How to Create a full Motion Projects - Concepts & Methods
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First Project: Design the Layout
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First Project: Animate the Layers
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First Project: Sequence your Animation
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The Flood News Project
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Second Project - Flood News : Design
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Second Project - Flood News : Animate
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Second Project - Flood News : Sequence
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Introduction to the YouTube Project
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The YouTube Project: Design/Animate/Sequence
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The YouTube Project: Reversing the Animation
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Your Challenge & Practice Activity - A full Motion Graphics Project
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Challenge & Practice Activity: Design your graphics
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Challenge & Practice Activity: Animate your layers
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Challenge & Practice Activity: Sequencing your layers

Create and Publish your Videos to YouTube/Vimeo/Facebook...

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Your Learning Take away from this Section
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Download your Project and Footage Files for this section
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First things first: Few things to take care of
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Create Video using the Add to Render Queue Option
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Create Pro Videos using the Adobe Media Encoder (Recommended)
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When Adobe Media Encoder does not Pop Up
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Reducing the Video file size
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Practice Activity: Upload your work

Working with Compositions - Layers, Videos and Composition's Editing Techniques

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Introduction to this section
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Download Your Project file for this Practice Activity
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Create a Composition from Multiple Footage
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Create a Composition in CC 2018
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Dropping / Trimming your Videos
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Shifting Layer Content - Using the Pan Behind tool
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Creating Split Layers
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Trim Comp to a define Work Area
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Creating Slide Shows: Sequencing layers
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Extracting & Lifting Work Area
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How to use the Source (Footage) Panel
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How to Use the Layer Panel

Spatial and Temporal Interpolation - Motion Path and Speed Control

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Your Learning Take away from this Section
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Download the Practice Activity Project File
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Motion Path - Overview and definitions
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The Spatial Interpolation
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The Temporal Interpolation
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How to use the Speed Graph Editor
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How to use the Value Graph Editor
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Upgrading Motion Path Preferences
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Practice Activity (Apply what you learnt)
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Practice Activity Tutorial

Essential Reveal Techniques with Track Mattes and Pre-Comps

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Your Learning Take away from this Section
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Download your Project and Footage Files for this section
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Revealing Layers with Track Mattes
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How to use the Alpha Inverted Track Mattes
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How to use the Luma Track Mattes
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How to use the Luma Inverted Track Mattes
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Animating Track Mattes - Another way to reveal Layers
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Pre-Comp Techniques to Reveal Layers
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Pre-Comps Region of Interest
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Create Track Matte from Pre-Comps
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Create Track Matte from Text Layers
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Practice Activity: The Luma Matte Challenge
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Practice Activity: The Luma Matte Challenge
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Practice Activity: Rabbit out of the Hat and The Magician Show
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Practice Activity Tutorial: Rabbit out of the Hat
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Practice Activity Tutorial: The Magician Show

Complex, Compound and Bezier Shapes - Properties & Animation Techniques

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You Learning Take Away from this Section
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Download Your Project file for this Section
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