Collection of Best After Effects Tutorials

Cyborg Arm
In this tutorial you learn how to use After Effects to turn you arm into a cyborg arm. We use MochaAE (which is included in After Effects) to track the motion and perspective distortion of the arm and then do the compositing in After Effects.

Cyborg Arm

Rotobrush Tool in After Effects CS5
The Rotobrush tool in After Effects CS5 automates the tedious task of selecting an object over the duration of a video clip. In this tutorial, Tom Green shows how easy it is to select the subject from one clip and drag it onto a new background clip.

Rotobrush Tool in After Effects CS5

Sketching with After Effects

Author shows how to use After Effects to create the effect of sketching images onto the screen. Created from your video or other images, the sketch can then animate as rolling footage. This is a fun and versatile effect that requires no 3rd party plug-ins.

Author shows how to use After Effects to create the effect of sketching images onto the screen. Created from your video or other images, the sketch can then animate as rolling footage. This is a fun and versatile effect that requires no 3rd party plug-ins.

Sketching with After Effects

Animating Text Along A Path In After Effects
In this tutorial we are going to learn how to create a sequence that involves text animating along a custom path using the first margin text property. A custom path is a vector path that is drawn freehand using the pen tool in After Effects.

Animating Text Along A Path In After Effects

Video Copilot – Ancient Titles
This tutorial teaches you how to create a lighting effect using track mattes, and also how to create an alternative to the same old basic drop shadow. Very cool tutorial chuck full of new techniques for you to try out.

Video Copilot – Ancient Titles

Disintegration
In This tutorial you can learn how to use displacement, turbulence and particle world for Building a furious procedural Disintegration effect.

Disintegration

Leap into Hancock-Style Super Jump Effect

Leap into Hancock-Style Super Jump Effect

Recreate the Matrix Chopper Scene

Recreate the Matrix Chopper Scene

Give Your Video a Pencil-Sketched Look

Give Your Video a Pencil-Sketched Look

Put Together a Realistic District 9 Composite

Put Together a Realistic District 9 Composite

Create Harry Potter Titles

Create Harry Potter Titles

Create a Leaf Growing Network TV ID

Create a Leaf Growing Network TV ID

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