After Effects Guru: Mastering the Timeline
After Effects Guru: Mastering the Timeline is an Intermediate level tutorial on 3D + Animation, crafted by the creator, Richard Harrington. This tutorial is a critical base for an individual who needs to get better at his/her 3D + Animation expertise. It gives you a thorough grip on 3D + Animation, Compositing, Motion Graphics, Photography, Video, After Effects, 3D + Animation, Compositing, Motion Graphics, Photography, Video and After Effects.
Even if you’ve already established an After Effects workflow that suits you, exploring overlooked features and shortcuts can only help you work more efficiently with this powerful application. In this course, learn tips for creating a fast and efficient motion graphics workflow in the After Effects timeline-leaving you with more time for creativity. This installment of After Effects Guru reveals time-saving features for navigating to specific timecodes, adjusting keyframes, changing layer behavior, working with layer modes, and using composition markers.
- Scrolling the timeline
- Controlling playback in the timeline
- Using shy layers
- Retiming keyframes
- Nudging keyframes
- Using the Draft 3D switch
- Frame blending with switches
- Splitting, naming, and locking layers
- Using composition markers