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Working with Null Objects in AE

Working with Null Objects in AE
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In this video tutorial, Creative Cow leader Aharon Rabinowitz shows you how working with Null objects lets you get better control of your animation. He also shares a technique for using nulls to make 3D camera motion easier.

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Aharon Rabinowitz
Adobe After Effects basics
Learning Basic AE Tips while Creating a Genie and Lamp: Part 3

Learning Basic AE Tips while Creating a Genie and Lamp: Part 3

In this tutorial, CreativeCOW Contributing Editor Joe Chao finishes up his Genie in a lamp series by adding a light stream and a few other final lighting effects.

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Joe Chao
Adobe After Effects basics
Learning Basic Lighting Effects: Part 2

Learning Basic Lighting Effects: Part 2

In this tutorial, CreativeCOW Contributing Editor Joe Chao demonstrates creating some light effects. This is part two of Joes Genie in a Lamp series.

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Joe Chao
Adobe After Effects basics
Frame Rate Conversion

Frame Rate Conversion
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In this video tutorial from CreativeCOW.net you will learn about the frame rate converter in Adobe After Effects.

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Andrew Kramer
Adobe After Effects basics
Expression Tips #1

Expression Tips #1
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In this video tutorial, Creative Cow Leader Aharon Rabinowitz shows you some basic expression principles and shares a very useful expression that can be used to convert one set of values to another.

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Aharon Rabinowitz
Adobe After Effects basics
Simulated Lighting

Simulated Lighting
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In this video tutorial from CreativeCOW.net you will learn how to add simulated light to a scene using Adobe After Effects.

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Andrew Kramer
Adobe After Effects basics
Creating Light Streaks

Creating Light Streaks
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In this video tutorial from CreativeCOW.net you will learn how to create light streaks as seen in the new Nano iPod commercial using Adobe After Effects.

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Andrew Kramer
Adobe After Effects basics
Create 3D Reflections

Create 3D Reflections
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In this video tutorial from CreativeCOW.net you will learn how to create ray traced light reflections inside of Adobe After Effects.

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Andrew Kramer
Adobe After Effects basics
After Effects Flip Book Effect

After Effects Flip Book Effect
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In this video tutorial from CreativeCOW.net, you will learn about the flip book effect in Adobe After Effects and other techniques.

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Andrew Kramer
Adobe After Effects basics
Learning Basic AE Tips while Creating a Genie and Lamp: Part 1

Learning Basic AE Tips while Creating a Genie and Lamp: Part 1

In this tutorial, CreativeCOW Contributing Editor Joe Chao demonstrates a few useful tips for AE beginners by creating a genie in a lamp. Joe will take what seems like a complex project and will break it down into bite-sized, easy to manage concepts.

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Joe Chao
Adobe After Effects basics
Simple Bleach Bypass

Simple Bleach Bypass
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In this video tutorial, Creative COW leader Andrew Kramer demonstrates a very fast bleach bypass effect that you can do in Adobe After Effects.

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Andrew Kramer
Adobe After Effects basics
AE Workflow Tip #1: Duplication

AE Workflow Tip #1: Duplication
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In this Video Tutorial, Creative Cow Leader Aharon Rabinowitz helps you improve your workflow through the use of duplication in After Effects. Topics covered include, duplicating layers, render settings, overwriting renders, and creating videotape containing both RGB and Alpha transparency information for archiving.

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Aharon Rabinowitz
Adobe After Effects basics
After Effects Depth of Field

After Effects Depth of Field
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In this video tutorial from CreativeCOW.net you will learn how to create the depth of field effect (dof) in After Effects and other professional techniques.

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Andrew Kramer
Adobe After Effects basics
Render Tips and HD Proxies

Render Tips and HD Proxies
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In this video tutorial from CreativeCOW.net you will learn how to use proxies inside of After Effects 7.0.

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Andrew Kramer
Adobe After Effects basics
HDR Imagery and 32 BPC

HDR Imagery and 32 BPC
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In this video tutorial, Creative COW leader Andrew Kramer gives us a practical look at HDR Imagery and 32 bits per channel inside of After Effects 7.0.

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Andrew Kramer
Adobe After Effects basics
Basic Color Keying Techniques

Basic Color Keying Techniques
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In this video tutorial from CreativeCOW.net you will learn the basics of green-screening using Keylight. This is a sample of the training found in the Creative Cow Master Series DVD: Serious Effects and Compositing - Advanced Techniques for After Effects 7, is now available.

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Andrew Kramer
Adobe After Effects basics
Creating a Slideshow

Creating a Slideshow
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In this video tutorial, Creative COW Leader Andrew Kramer shows you how to create a slideshow with some cool effects and timesaving methods in After Effects.

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Andrew Kramer
Adobe After Effects basics
Dressing Up the Still Photo

Dressing Up the Still Photo
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Sometimes its the simple things that are the most fun. Start with a good still, mix in some motion tracking for a logo element, animate six layer of clown fish and sprinkle lightly with effects. Finally try to make a tutorial out of it and spend three times longer on the tutorial than the project. Thats just what happened to CreativeCOW member Jay Thompson.

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Jay Thompson
Adobe After Effects basics
Adobe After Effects 7 Interface

Adobe After Effects 7 Interface
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After Effects 7 has introduced us to a brand new unified interface. In this video tutorial, CreativeCOW leader, John Dickinson demonstrates how to navigate that interface.

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John Dickinson
Adobe After Effects basics
Pseudo-3D Extrusion

Pseudo-3D Extrusion

Since few After Effects users can do classical cel animation and a lot of them do not have a chance to use a 3D packages cartoon shading, heres a technique from Mylenium that will allow you to create such effects with ease inside After Effects. While its quick and easy to setup and animate, it consumes a lot of time once its time to render for final output. It also requires some major steps in Illustrator or Photoshop.

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Mylenium
Adobe After Effects basics
Part Four: Creating Cogs and Gears in AE

Part Four: Creating Cogs and Gears in AE

This tutorial from Chris Zwar is a bit of a one trick pony, but its a trick thats worth knowing. Cogs and gears are nice looking design elements and are popular in all sorts of backgrounds. If you do a search on the internet, its easy to find a range of techniques for creating cogs in Photoshop and Illustrator, and Illustrator even comes with a few included.

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Chris Zwar
Adobe After Effects basics
Extras: Creating Cogs and Gears in AE

Extras: Creating Cogs and Gears in AE

This tutorial from Chris Zwar is a bit of a one trick pony, but its a trick thats worth knowing. Cogs and gears are nice looking design elements and are popular in all sorts of backgrounds. If you do a search on the internet, its easy to find a range of techniques for creating cogs in Photoshop and Illustrator, and Illustrator even comes with a few included.

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Chris Zwar
Adobe After Effects basics
Part Three: Creating Cogs and Gears in AE

Part Three: Creating Cogs and Gears in AE

This tutorial from Chris Zwar is a bit of a one trick pony, but its a trick thats worth knowing. Cogs and gears are nice looking design elements and are popular in all sorts of backgrounds. If you do a search on the internet, its easy to find a range of techniques for creating cogs in Photoshop and Illustrator, and Illustrator even comes with a few included.

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Chris Zwar
Adobe After Effects basics
Part Two: Creating Cogs and Gears in AE

Part Two: Creating Cogs and Gears in AE

This tutorial from Chris Zwar is a bit of a one trick pony, but its a trick thats worth knowing. Cogs and gears are nice looking design elements and are popular in all sorts of backgrounds. If you do a search on the internet, its easy to find a range of techniques for creating cogs in Photoshop and Illustrator, and Illustrator even comes with a few included.

Tutorial
Chris Zwar
Adobe After Effects basics
Part One: Creating Cogs and Gears in AE

Part One: Creating Cogs and Gears in AE

This tutorial from Chris Zwar is a bit of a one trick pony, but its a trick thats worth knowing. Cogs and gears are nice looking design elements and are popular in all sorts of backgrounds. If you do a search on the internet, its easy to find a range of techniques for creating cogs in Photoshop and Illustrator, and Illustrator even comes with a few included.

Tutorial
Chris Zwar
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