Filmmaking: After Effects

  • Digital Compositing for Film and Video: Production Workflows and Techniques book cover

    Digital Compositing for Film and Video

    Production Workflows and Techniques, 4th Edition

    By Steve Wright

    Written by senior compositor, technical director and master trainer Steve Wright, this book condenses years of production experience into an easy-to-read and highly-informative guide suitable for both working and aspiring visual effects artists. This expanded and updated edition of Digital…

    Paperback – 2017-10-16 
    Focal Press

  • Advanced Visual Effects Compositing: Techniques for Working with Problematic Footage book cover

    Advanced Visual Effects Compositing

    Techniques for Working with Problematic Footage

    By Lee Lanier

    In Advanced Visual Effects Compositing: Techniques for Working with Problematic Footage, learn to tackle difficult visual effect composites in layer-based and node-based compositing programs. In this book, industry veteran and compositing expert Lee Lanier offers tips, tricks, techniques, and…

    Paperback – 2017-01-27
    Focal Press

  • Digital Compositing with Blackmagic Fusion: Essential Techniques book cover

    Digital Compositing with Blackmagic Fusion

    Essential Techniques

    By Lee Lanier

    Create complex composites with Blackmagic Fusion. Learn the basics of node-based compositing and get up to speed quickly so you can undertake your own compositing projects. In Digital Compositing with Blackmagic Fusion: Essential Techniques, industry veteran Lee Lanier covers the most important…

    Paperback – 2016-09-26
    Routledge

  • After Effects Apprentice: Real-World Skills for the Aspiring Motion Graphics Artist book cover

    After Effects Apprentice

    Real-World Skills for the Aspiring Motion Graphics Artist, 4th Edition

    By Chris Meyer, Trish Meyer

    Whether you’re new to After Effects and want to get up to speed quickly, or already a user who needs to become familiar with the new features, After Effects Apprentice was created for you. With 12 core lessons including a trio of projects combining After Effects with CINEMA 4D Lite, you’ll learn…

    Paperback – 2016-02-17
    Focal Press
    Apprentice Series

  • Compositing Visual Effects in After Effects: Essential Techniques book cover

    Compositing Visual Effects in After Effects

    Essential Techniques

    By Lee Lanier

    Create vibrant visual effects with Adobe After Effects. Gain the tips, tricks, and applied knowledge you need to carry out essential visual effects tasks and bring your digital compositing to the next level. In Compositing Visual Effects in After Effects, industry veteran Lee Lanier covers all the…

    Paperback – 2015-11-06
    Routledge

  • After Effects and Cinema 4D Lite: 3D Motion Graphics and Visual Effects Using CINEWARE book cover

    After Effects and Cinema 4D Lite

    3D Motion Graphics and Visual Effects Using CINEWARE

    By Chris Jackson

    One of the most exciting new features in After Effects is the integration of Cinema 4D using the CINEWARE plug-in and a free version of Cinema 4D Lite. Both provide a wide assortment of new 3D tools and options that are difficult or nearly impossible to achieve in After Effects alone. This book…

    Paperback – 2014-09-09
    Focal Press

  • How to Cheat in After Effects book cover

    How to Cheat in After Effects

    2nd Edition

    By Chad Perkins

    Get the most from the most widely used application in the postproduction field! Gain the insider tips you need to compose eye-catching, imaginative Adobe After Effects projects quickly and effectively. In How to Cheat in After Effects, Second Edition seasoned AE expert Chad Perkins provides…

    Paperback – 2013-01-23
    Routledge

  • The After Effects Illusionist: All the Effects in One Complete Guide book cover

    The After Effects Illusionist

    All the Effects in One Complete Guide, 2nd Edition

    By Chad Perkins

      Harness the full power of After Effects by mastering its native plug-in effects. Author Chad Perkins breaks down the creation and application of each native plug-in effect available in the After Effects toolset. He also shows you how each can be used optimally in your own media project, when and…

    Paperback – 2012-10-04
    Routledge

  • Plug-in to After Effects: Third Party Plug-in Mastery book cover

    Plug-in to After Effects

    Third Party Plug-in Mastery

    By Michele Yamazaki

    Take your After Effects projects to the next level by mastering its third-party plug-ins. Whether it's keying and compositing, adding particles of swirling smoke to a composition, or importing XML files from Final Cut Pro, third-party plug-ins can greatly enhance your After Effects capabilities.…

    Paperback – 2011-06-17
    Routledge

  • Creating Motion Graphics with After Effects: Essential and Advanced Techniques book cover

    Creating Motion Graphics with After Effects

    Essential and Advanced Techniques, 5th Edition

    By Chris Meyer, Trish Meyer

      After Effects CS5.5 Update:  /tv.adobe.com/show/after-effects-cs55-new-creative-techniques/ Chris and Trish Meyer have created a series of videos demonstrating how to use their favorite new and enhanced features in After Effects CS5.5. Virtually all of these videos use exercise files…

    Paperback – 2010-06-18
    Routledge

  • After Effects Expressions book cover

    After Effects Expressions

    By Marcus Geduld

    Put the power of Expressions to work in your animations with controls and efficiencies impossible to achieve with traditional keyframing techniques. No programming skills are required. Foundation concepts and skills orient the new designer and serve as a handy reference to the experienced one.…

    Paperback – 2008-11-04
    Focal Press

  • After Effects @ Work: DV Expert Series book cover

    After Effects @ Work

    DV Expert Series

    Edited by Richard Harrington

    Real-World commercial projects presented in full color feature the work of renowned artists, Chris and Trish Meyer, Jayse Hansen, Mark Coleran, Ken Locsmandi and others. The tutorials are commercial projects that the artists created for a client budget of $10,000 or less, using only the plug-ins…

    Paperback – 2006-08-15
    Routledge

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