Adobe After Effects CC Classroom in a Book (2019 Release)

Series
Adobe Press
Author
Lisa Fridsma / Brie Gyncild  
Publisher
Adobe Press
Cover
Softcover
Edition
1
Language
English
Total pages
416
Pub.-date
December 2018
ISBN13
9780135298640
ISBN
0135298644


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Adobe After Effects CC Classroom in a Book (2019 Release)
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Description

Creative professionals seeking the fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe After Effects CC (2019 release) choose Adobe After Effects CC Classroom in a Book (2019 release) from Adobe Press.

The 15 project-based lessons in this book show users step-by-step the key techniques for working in After Effects. Learn how to create, manipulate, and optimise motion graphics for film, video, DVD, the web, and mobile devices. Gain hands-on experience animating text and images, customising a wide range of effects, tracking and syncing content, rotoscoping, distorting and warping images and video, and correcting colour.

Create Motion Graphics templates in After Effects so colleagues can make specific edits in Premiere Pro without accidentally changing other critical settings. Learn to create 3D content with both After Effects and Maxon Cinema 4D Lite (included with the software).

Features

  • Includes hands-on lessons that use clear, step-by-step instructions with screenshots to teach students key concepts for creating cinematic visual effects and sophisticated motion graphics using After Effects CC.
  • Online components include all lesson files plus video-enhanced Web Edition of the book.
  • Classroom in a Book is the official training series from Adobe Systems Inc., developed with the support of Adobe product experts.

New to this Edition

Fully updated for the 2019 release of Adobe After Effects CC

Table of Contents

  • GETTING STARTED
  • 1 GETTING TO KNOW THE WORKFLOW
  • 2 CREATING A BASIC ANIMATION USING EFFECTS AND PRESETS
  • 3 ANIMATING TEXT
  • 4 WORKING WITH SHAPE LAYERS
  • 5 ANIMATING A MULTIMEDIA PRESENTATION
  • 6 ANIMATING LAYERS
  • 7 WORKING WITH MASKS
  • 8 DISTORTING OBJECTS WITH THE PUPPET TOOLS
  • 9 USING THE ROTO BRUSH TOOL
  • 10 PERFORMING COLOR CORRECTION
  • 11 CREATING MOTION GRAPHICS TEMPLATES
  • 12 USING 3D FEATURES
  • 13 WORKING WITH THE 3D CAMERA TRACKER
  • 14 ADVANCED EDITING TECHNIQUES
  • 15 RENDERING AND OUTPUTTING
  • APPENDIX: GENERAL KEYBOARD SHORTCUTS
  • APPENDIX: CUSTOMIZING KEYBOARD SHORTCUTS

Author

Lisa Fridsma has long loved the process of teaching others to use Adobe products. She has produced and illustrated over thirty books in the Classroom in a Book series over the last two decades (including books on Photoshop and After Effects), starting with her time on-staff at Adobe. She is currently the owner of Darlington Hill Productions (informational illustrations and publishing). Lisa lives in Bethesda, Maryland, with her family which includes a tortoise and an above-average dog.

 

Brie Gyncild aims to make technical information accessible to those who need it. Brie has written and co-written dozens of books about Adobe applications, including numerous editions of the Classroom in a Book series on Photoshop, After Effects, Flash, and Acrobat; and several editions of the How to Wow series. Brie lives in Seattle with cats and an overgrown garden.