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Mikey Borup

Mikey Borup is an After Effects user and teacher for 10+ years.  He has worked with variety of clients both as a freelancer and as the owner of a production company.  Mikey has also spent some time teaching motion graphics and video production for his local university.  He likes to focus his tutorials on practical knowledge and gets inspiration from actual client work he has created.  Mikey is a big believer in expressions and presets, and has created many of his own (some of which rival native plugins in functionality and ease of use).

Check out his YouTube channel and join the After Effects Users Google+ Community

March 21, 2014 Author:

In this Premiumbeat exclusive tutorial we learn how to create a 3D folder in Adobe After Effects. Read More

Video Tutorial: 3D Folder in After Effects

  • November 4, 2013

    After Effects Tutorial: Stripes Transition with Shape Layers

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    Create a dynamic stripe transition in After Effects – a versatile animation that can be easily customized. Then save the animation as a preset so you can quickly use it again in the future. In this After Effects video tutorial we’ll show you how. Read More

  • October 25, 2013

    After Effects Tutorial and Free Project File: Heat Displacement

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    In this After Effects video tutorial you’ll learn a simple trick for adding heat waves to your project! Read More

  • October 16, 2013

    After Effects Tutorial: Create a 3D Room From a Still Photograph

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    In this video tutorial we’ll show you how to create a 3D room with Photoshop and After Effects – a super cool effect for video opens. Read More