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Evan Abrams

Evan Abrams is a freelance motion graphics designer and After Effects guru. He has been using After Effects since version 5.5 (2002) and during his career has worked with clients ranging from multinational corporations and government institutions, to unsigned musicians and start up businesses, and all points in between. Freelancing is one of Evan's great joys since it connects him with new and interesting people, businesses, projects and ideas that he finds fascinating. He currently specializes in motion graphics and kinetic typography.

Other fun facts about Evan: he is a 2nd Dan Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do and he grew up in rural Ontario Canada next to a The Big Apple (a novelty truck stop). He is a huge fan of DIY projects and he holds a BA in Communications form Ottawa University. 

To get more of Evan in your life check out EvanAbrams.com, subscribe to his Youtube Channel or follow him on Twitter.

November 7, 2013 Author:

We go keyframe crazy in this Adobe After Effects video tutorial. Learn how to create a dynamic flag animation using only shape layers and simple keyframing techniques. Read More

Video Tutorial: Create a Vector Flag in After Effects

  • September 5, 2013

    Video Tutorial: Swirling Text in After Effects

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    In this video tutorial we show you a quick way to create swirling titles in After Effects – perfect for film trailers and video intros. Read More

  • August 14, 2013

    Video Tutorial: Creating a 3D Timeline in After Effects

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    Give life to your data with a 3D timeline animation! In this Adobe After Effects video tutorial we’ll show you how to create a dynamic timeline effect – great for documentary or corporate video projects. Read More

  • August 6, 2013

    Basic Cinema 4D Integration in Adobe After Effects CC

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    Unleash the power of Cinema 4D in your After Effects projects! In this tutorial we walk you through the basics of the AE to C4D workflow, including prepping your footage by stabilizing and tracking. Read More