After Effects Video Tutorial: Sliding Intro
Create a smooth sliding intro in this After Effects video tutorial.
In this exciting video tutorial you’ll learn how to create a sliding intro that utilizes shapes and alpha mattes. Here’s what the final product will look like:
This look is fairly easy to create…it just takes a little time. After Effects fundamentals covered include:
- Importing Adobe Illustrator EPS Files
- Timing Animations to Sound
- Using the Graph Editor to Create Smooth Animations
- Using Alpha Mattes to Reveal Layers
In the tutorial we’ll explain how to use the graph editor to smooth out animations. If you want to give your animations a more realistic feeling I strongly recommend using the graph editor. If you don’t feel like smoothing out your animations by hand there are a few tools you can use like Ease and Wizz and Motion by Mt. Mograph.
Have any tips for creating a sliding intro? Share in the comments below.