VISC209 - Rendering & Animation
Examines the virtual world of 3D and how it can be applied as an illustration and animation element in multimedia. Students will explore navigation, modeling, rendering, animation, and camera and lighting techniques.
AE Graph Editor
Advanced keyframing with After Effect's Graph Editor
In this lesson, we will go over how to affect motion behaviors by using AE's Graph Editor.
Advanced keyframing with After Effects text tool
In this lesson, we will go over how to create animated text effects using both text animation and path text.
Adding an extra dimension to our After Effects layers
In this lesson, we will go over how to create 3d layers for a Star Wars-esque opener.
Motion Tracking & Stabilization
Tracking elements and stabilizing our shots in After Effects.
In this lesson, we will learn how to use the Tracker tool in After Effects to stabilize a shaky camera shot.
How to Green Screen
Using chroma keying and Keylight in After Effects.
In this lesson we will learn about chroma key techniques and removing certain colors from video footage. Additionally, we will learn how to create our own green screen from neon poster board.
Creating the self-writing effect
Have you ever seen the effect where something appears to be drawn or written on its own? We will learn how to recreate that effect in AE in this lesson.
Camera setup and lighting
In this lesson, we will be discussing the advantages of using camera rigs and external lighting to add production value to your shots.
Manipulating space and time in After Effects
We will be working with high-speed video and manipulating the speed of it.