After Effects & Red Giant in Broadcast Design
Taught by Harry Frank
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- April 2012
- 7 hours 59 minutes
By popular request, the course will take the time to explore key mograph plugins such as Form and Particular, providing hard core tips and techniques that will help take intermediate users to an advanced skill level.
Harry is a designer, animator and product guru for Red Giant. You can see his numerous tutorials on RGTV at redgiantsoftware.com/videos. As freelancer, Harry has worked on numerous projects with clients such as Blur, Bl:nd, Digital Kitchen and more.
Class 1: Planning our animationExamining the style frames and planning our animation. We will create particle assets and prep additional artwork that we'll need for our animations.
Class 2: Basics of Trapcode Form and ParticularHere we'll create a basic space scene for a simple "Earth" ID. We'll import some renders from Cinema 4D and add basic particle exhaust to a spaceship.
Class 3: Starting the "Air" IDHere we will dive further into an intermediate overview of Particular. We'll explore how to quickly create 3D atmospheric, fog and cloud effects.
Class 4: Creating the "Water" IDWe will explore underwater effects with Particular, including bubbles, flocking fish and subsurface water effects with Psunami and Shine.
Class 5: Finishing the compositeUnderwater effects with Lux, Knoll Light Factory and Magic Bullet Looks. Creating the "Fire" ID, using Form and Particular. Focusing on Creating smoke, fire and sparks. Integrating footage.
Class 6: Finishing the "Fire" IDHere we'll also create some interesting transitional effects for ID endpages.
Class 7: Second "Earth" IDStarting with a forest/jungle design. Using various AE tools to bring static images to life, and integrate.
Class 8: Space ID, part 1.Space ID, part 1.
Class 9: Space ID, part 2.Space ID, part 2.
Class 10: Special topics and forum questions.Special topics and forum questions.