Adobe After Effects CS4 Classroom in a Book by Adobe Creative Team

By Adobe Creative Team

Visible results and movement photos execs of all stripes - from broadcast pros to VFX supervisors to net designers who have to produce occasional video segments - will welcome the dramatically speeded up beneficial properties supplied within the brand-new After results CS4. This best-selling ebook has been revised to hide all that is new during this improve: the power to import 3D layers from Photoshop; the sketch impact that converts live-action pictures into stylized imagery; Adobe equipment significant CS4, which allows you to preview and attempt animations for cellular units, and extra. Designed round a unmarried complicated venture that’s damaged down into viable classes, this book-and-DVD package deal mimics a real-world workflow - yet person who readers take on at their very own velocity. The DVD includes the entire lesson documents and photographs readers have to entire the teachings.

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Audio/Video Switches column E. Source Name/Layer Name column F. Layer switches 26 Lesson 1 Getting to Know the Workflow  Note: When you About the time graph The time graph portion of the Timeline panel (the right side) contains a time ruler, markers to indicate specific times, and duration bars for the layers in your composition. A B C D click the Graph Editor button ( ) in the Timeline panel, the layer bars in the time ruler are replaced with the Graph Editor. ” E F G A. Time navigator start and end brackets B.

Composition name B. Current time C. Time graph/Graph Editor area D. Audio/Video Switches column E. Source Name/Layer Name column F. Layer switches 26 Lesson 1 Getting to Know the Workflow  Note: When you About the time graph The time graph portion of the Timeline panel (the right side) contains a time ruler, markers to indicate specific times, and duration bars for the layers in your composition. A B C D click the Graph Editor button ( ) in the Timeline panel, the layer bars in the time ruler are replaced with the Graph Editor.

A soft-edged shadow appears behind the nested layers of the 5logo layer—the logo graphic, the rotated type, and the word news—in the Composition panel. 52 Lesson 2 Creating a Basic Animation Using Effects and Presets You can customize the effect using the Effect Controls panel, which appears in front of the Project panel when you apply an effect. 3 In the Effect Controls panel, reduce the drop shadow’s Distance to 3 and increase its Softness to 4. You can set these values by clicking the field and typing the number, or by dragging the orange, underlined value.

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