In this Premiumbeat exclusive tutorial we show you how to create a 3D folder in Adobe After Effects.
A 3D file folder could make a fitting addition to your next corporate video or presentation. In the following video tutorial we’ll show you how to create such a folder in After Effects. Tweak the settings and customize to give it your own look.
The After Effects video tutorial covers:
- Using 3D layers
- Using lights and shadows
- Layer styles
Pay close attention to the way lights work with 3D objects. If you can’t see any shadows make sure your 3D layer has ‘accept shadows’ selected in the drop-down menu.
Don’t want to watch the video? Follow along with the step-by-step tutorial below. Click any image for larger view.
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