▲ Element 3D provides good quality shaders plus high-res texture maps. With the right lighting and depth-of-field, beautiful motion graphics sequences are a doddle
By cleverly adapting a simple filter, Christopher Kenworthy shows how to warm up your footage with a realistic heat haze
Christopher Kenworthy shows you how to create that post-apocalyptic look with a rich, dark atmosphere
Plexus is a plugin that promises to turn After Effects into a true hybrid 2D/3D application for your motion graphics projects. Here, Mike Griggs puts it through its paces.
James Wignall shows you how to create a simple scene using After Effects’ new 3D ray-tracing feature.
Using camera mapping, Christopher Kenworthy shows you how to convert a still image into a convincing 3D motion movie
Kris Hofmann shares a powerful technique for changing colours radically without losing any subtle details in your footage
Kris Hofmann shows you some expert colour correction tricks to achieve superb results from the powerful tools in After Effects
Daniel Savage shows you how to take advantage of isometric projection in your After Effects projects
Photoshop, After Effects, InDesign, Illustrator and the rest of the apps in Adobe Creative Suite are getting a fresh new look and lots of new features today with the arrival of CS6.
Discover what's new in the CS6 Master Collection – from Photoshop to InDesign to Illustrator to After Effects. Plus, discover how to use some of the incredible new tools…
Adobe After Effects has a huge user base in the motion graphics and animation sectors, and Adobe After Effects CS6 enables you to deliver more cinematic visual effects and sophisticated motion graphics than ever before!
Creative director and motion graphic artist Angie Taylor (@theangietaylor) shows how to use Photoshop and Adobe After Effects for kinetic typography - combining text and motion to express ideas in the form of animation.
Blending objects with the background is usually reserved for expensive filters. Chris Kenworthy shows you how to create a powerful Edge Blur from scratch
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