Animated Swirls in Adobe After Effects

Animated swirls are all the rage in the motion graphics world, and there are some pretty cool things that can be done with them.

Shattering Glass with Adobe After Effects

Using After Effects’ Shatter Effect to simulate a baseball going through a glass pane.

Animated Text Effect in After Effects

In this tutorial, Corey uses the rotation and position controls in After Effects to animate some text layers and create an eye-catching effect.

Chrome Logo in After Effects CS4

Using After Effects 3D layers and light sweep effect to create this text that moves in 3D space.

Flash to Video

This tutorial starts with a code-driven animation, takes it from Flash, and turns it into a video file that can used with an application like After Effects

Animated Handwriting in After Effects

Corey Barker demonstrates a technique for animating text using the stroke effect in After Effects.

Creating Rain in After Effects, Part 2

Tom Green exports the rain effect out of After Effects and adds it to the still image in Flash to create an animated Flash video

Creating Rain in After Effects

Tom Green opens up a picture of the Swiss Alps, re-sizes the image in Fireworks, and creates a rain simulation in After Effects

Snow Globe in After Effects CS4

J Schuh creates a snow globe using Adobe After Effects

After Effects: Designing a StaticBall, Part 1

In this first part of a two-part project tutorial, instructor J. Schuh demonstrates how to create a static ball in After Effects CS4.

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