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How To Use The Masking Tool In Premiere Pro

The masking tool from Premiere is a very cool and useful feature, but there are some uses you might have actually overlooked, so in this article, we’ll take a look at how to get the most out of this tool 1. Remove objects from scenes In some situations you might need to have an object

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9 Useful and Cool Tricks in After Effects by BlueFX

In this article we’ll take a look at some useful and cool tricks in Adobe After Effects, you might not know about. Let’s jump right into it and see how they work. 1. Shift Parenting Behaviour In this example, we have two animated layers and for connecting them, in the past, we would select one of

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The Wiggle Expression In Adobe After Effects

Wiggle is probably the most popular expression from After Effects, and in today’s article, we’ll take a look at an alternative way of using it to create an animation We will use an expression to separate the x and y dimensions, something that we cannot achieve directly in the wiggle expression and apply the effect

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How To Create Circle Bursts in AE

You’ve seen them everywhere, from whiteboard explainer videos to business presentations. The circle bursts are fun to use and they add character to your videos. Let’s go ahead and see how to create them in After Effects The steps First we’ll create a new solid, Layer – New – Solid, and we’ll make it the

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How To Zoom In Your Footage In Premiere Pro

In today’s article, we’re going to take a look at how to zoom in your footage and this technique is very easy to use, yet very powerful and useful To achieve the zoom effect we will work with the scale property, and optionally the position property so we’ll need to adjust those accordingly. So let’s

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How To Create The Light Leaks Effect In After Effects

In this tutorial we’ll take a look at creating the popular light leaks effects in After Effects and for this, we’ll only use the build in the plugin that comes with the software and we’ll give a special twist to the Fractal Noise effect, so let’s get started The light leaks effect can be used

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Kinetic Text Animation in After Effects

In this tutorial, we’ll take a look at creating a cool text kinetic animation in AE and for this, we’ll be using the built-in tools from the software along with a helpful expression. So let’s go ahead and see how it’s done The steps to creating the kinetic text First, we’ll create a new composition

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How To Use Both Sides Of A Layer

Welcome to this tutorial and today we’re going to be looking at how to use both sides of a layer, more specifically how to make use of the backside of a layer when rotating it. There are 2 ways to go around it, we’ll be using a special expression for our first example and a

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Swinging Text Animation in Adobe After Effects

In this tutorial, we’re going to take a look at re-creating a popular kinetic animation in After Effects, the swinging text animation. We’ll be using a special swing expression for the movement and you can edit the values and come up with your own variation of the animation. This method is very useful for creating

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Hand Camera Movement in After Effects

Hi and welcome to this tutorial, in this article we’ll take a look at creating a fake hand camera movement in After Effects and for this, we’ll be using a simple expression. We’ll also be adding a slider control so you can change the movement settings easily or turn the effect off. This will enable

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