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Take your After results abilities to a brand new point! Twelve step by step tutorials, designed through execs, discover a number of inventive techniques as they educate valuable layout options and creation techniques.Updated for After results 6.5, this re-creation covers the main major model five and six gains together with 3D house, cameras, lighting, parenting, textual content, animation presets, paint, and expressions. every one conscientiously established undertaking offers the "why" at the back of the stairs, so that you can adapt those options on your personal designs and movement images paintings. All include undying ideas that might be of use for a few years to come.After results in creation additionally comprises six case stories of industrial tasks created via award-winning studios similar to ATTIK, trust, Curious images, The Diecks crew, Fido, and the authors' personal studio, CyberMotion. those aspect the mixing of After results, 3D courses, dwell motion, and numerous animation suggestions, revealing the inventive options at the back of the spots in addition to the creative ideas used to execute them. The enclosed DVD comprises QuickTime videos of every of the ultimate animations, permitting you to step via them frame-by-frame so that you can learn them intimately. Take your After results talents to a brand new point! Twelve step by step tutorials, designed through execs, discover numerous techniques as they train important layout techniques and construction methods.

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Click OK, and note that its new duration is 14:12. mov to [My_Atomic Cafe], starting at time 00:00, and drag it to the bottom of the stack in the Timeline window. Scrub the timeline, and notice there is no jump at 07:06 as the movie loops back to the first frame. mov, which has 24 Two movies you will be using to create your background: The first is a movie of graphical circles from the Bestshot/Retrocities CD (top), which is looped two times in the Interpret Footage dialog (above); The second movie from the Artbeats/Soap Film CD is then added to the comp (below).

RAM Preview and tweak the scale graph to taste. When you’re done, twirl up the Scale property to clean up the Timeline, and return to time 00:00. You know the routine: If you want to compare your version with ours, or pick up this tutorial in the middle, check out [AtomicCafe_after Step 23]. And don’t forget to Save your project… 23 The first Scale keyframe eases out, and the handles are adjusted to accelerate into the second keyframe. The layer is set to Best Quality (red circle) so that it antialiases nicely.

The All Dimensions Independently setting is of particular interest: This means the X and Y scale randomizations will be independent of each other, which should result in some fun stretch and squash movements. 41 continued: The parameters for The Wiggler. 333 times a second, randomizing the X and Y scale independently by up to ±15%. 41 continued: The Wiggler creates new keyframes between the ones you selected (below). Note the Scale parameter (where the cursor is pointing): the X and Y dimensions were randomized separately.

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