How to Cheat in After Effects, 2nd Edition by Chad Perkins
2013 | ISBN: 0415661064 | English | 384 pages | PDF | 19 MB
Get the most from the most widely used application in the postproduction field! Gain the insider tips you need to compose eye-catching, imaginative Adobe After Effects projects quickly & effectively.
In How to Cheat in After Effects, Second Edition seasoned AE expert Chad Perkins provides dozens of concise, step-by-step tutorials & lavish 4-color illustrations to get you on the fast track to producing amazing motion graphics & visual effects. Updated for CS6, this new edition has been revised to include:
A br& new chapter on the most popular 3rd party effects including Trapcode Particular & Video Copilot's Element 3D
New cheats on professional compositing, expressions, & high end visual effects
Tons of cool light tricks & lessons on how to use Video Copilot's Optical Flares
A thorough explanation of the Ray-trace 3D engine introduced in After Effects CS6
An all new companion DVD with project files allowing you to work alongside the exercises in the book, as well as QuickTime movies displaying techniques
There's no time to waste! Whether you are an intermediate After Effects user in need of its more advanced tools or a novice looking for techniques to up your game, this book will bring your motion graphics, visual effects, & graphic compositions to the next level.