Creating Motion Graphics with After Effects (Digital Video Expert Series): Advanced Techniques

Creating Motion Graphics with After Effects (Digital Video Expert Series): Advanced Techniques

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by Trish Meyer, Chris Meyer, Chris Meyer
     
 

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Volume 2 focuses on how After Effects integrates with other programs vital to the motion graphics work-flow and covers technical details of preparing files for broadcast. It includes targeted chapters on subjects such as alpha channels, working with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop, type effects, keyframe assistants, expressions, audio, keying, time remapping, motion… See more details below

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Volume 2 focuses on how After Effects integrates with other programs vital to the motion graphics work-flow and covers technical details of preparing files for broadcast. It includes targeted chapters on subjects such as alpha channels, working with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop, type effects, keyframe assistants, expressions, audio, keying, time remapping, motion tracking and stabilization, integrating with non-linear editing systems and 3-D applications, Web graphics, interlaced video, 3:2 pulldown, luminance and IRE issues, working with NTSC, PAL, Widescreen, and HiDef video, film issues, and advanced rendering techniques. It also addresses functionality exclusively available in the Production Bundle of After Effects and popular plug-ins including Vector Paint and Zaxwerks 3D Invigorator. The companion CDROM includes all materials needed to complete the tutorial assignments and numerous free plug-ins.

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A book/CD-ROM guide explaining how to use Adobe After Effects to create animation, composites, and special effects for TV and film. Combines clear explanations of program fundamentals with example projects and color illustrations. Examples and step-by-step tutorials on the accompanying CD-ROM demonstrate creative techniques plus working practices and shortcuts. The CD-ROM also contains movies, stills, objects, and audio clips, plus a try-out version of the software. The authors own and operate an award-winning motion graphics project studio. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781578202072
Publisher:
C M P Books
Publication date:
06/21/2003
Series:
Digital Video Expert Series
Edition description:
Second/Revised
Pages:
403
Product dimensions:
7.43(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.03(d)

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