In this short After Effects tutorial I’ll show you how to easily create tapered speed lines using shape layers without any plugins. This is a pretty popular effect that you can use to convey feeling of superluminal speed, imitating portals and space things or just to add more dynamics to your scene transitions.
By the way, we’ve decided to feature this animation in 3 series to introduce you to various tips life hacks.
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Meet the Character Tool! We developed a versatile script for character animators. It contains functions for rigging characters and adjusting their appearance, workflow boosters and a bunch of secondary motion presets. Character Tool consists of 3 tabs: Rigging, Assistant and Presets. Here is a tutorial on how to boost your workflow with this script: Short overview of general features: […]
Denys is the Motion Design School’s script wizard and the author of the Expression Trip course. In this article, he will share how to use the most essential expressions that are an indispensable part of any motion designer’s everyday life. Welcome to Expression world! Popular expressions After Effects offers really wide opportunities, but even they are not […]
Creating a believable walk cycle for your character can be a real challenge. At times it seems that you are doing everything right, but the result is still totally disappointing. You are not alone in this, we know your struggle. This article is a guideline for you to follow to ensure your characters walk as […]