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After Effects CC | Level 2

at headTrix, Inc | Adobe Certified Training - Santa Monica

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$795 5 seats left
Start Date:

Wed, Oct 30, 9:30am - Oct 31, 4:30pm (2 sessions)

Santa Monica, Beach Cities
2500 Broadway Bldg F Ste F-125
Btwn Cloverfield Blvd & 26th St
Santa Monica, California 90404
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Class Level: Advanced
Age Requirements: 14 and older
Average Class Size: 6

What you'll learn in this after effects class:

Advanced class covers topics such as Motion tracking, complex tracking in Mocha AE, Particle simulation, advanced 3D, advanced Masking, Roto Brush Tool, Puppet Tools, Time-warp / Time-lapse simulations, exporting to Flash, and more.

Our Adobe After Effects CC | Level 2 course is for Design and corporate communications professionals who need to advance their skills and understanding of motion graphics and compositing.

  • Basic Computer Skills & File Management on Windows or Mac
  • Have taken the After Effects | Level 1, or  equivalent knowledge
Course Outline

  • About keying
  • Changing background color
  • Creating a garbage mask
  • Adding the foreground subject
  • Color Difference Key effect
  • Choking the matte
  • Removing spill
  • Adjusting contrast
  • Background animation
  • Titles
  • Adding animated elements
  • Copying effects across layers
Performing Color Correction
  • Lesson overview
  • Getting started
  • Adjusting color balance
  • Replacing an element of the shot
  • Lightening other dark areas
  • Correcting a range of colors
  • Warming colors with the Photo Filter effect
  • Removing unwanted elements
Building and Animating a 3D Object
  • Animating a square in 3D space
  • Using 3D views
  • Flipping the cube bottom
  • Creating the 3D floor
  • Building the cube sides
  • Animating the cube sides
Using 3D Effects
  • Using 3D lights
  • Turning on shadows
Working with Cameras
  • Adding a camera
  • Adding animated elements
  • Adding logos
Advanced Editing Techniques
  • Temporal Distortion: Timewarp
  • Parallax
Using Motion Stabilization
  • Single-point motion tracking
  • Multipoint tracking
Creating Particle Systems
  • Introduction to Particle systems
  • Particle worlds: Cyclore effects
  • Customising particle effects
  • Understanding particle system properties
Rendering and Output
  • Creating templates for the rendering process
  • Creating templates for output modules
  • Rendering to different output media
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We offer a full refund for classes canceled five business days before the first day of class. If you do not cancel or reschedule the class, you will be charged the full price of the class. Students may withdraw from any course (except when they have late-rescheduled) within 2 hours of when the instruction has started the training, and receive a full refund, provided the reason for their withdrawal is dissatisfaction with the course and/or instructor. No refunds will be given if the student attends more than 2 hours of instruction. 

We reserve the right to cancel or reschedule classes. In the event we cancel a class, you can reschedule the class, or receive a full refund of all registration fees paid to us. All cancellations will incur a $75 processing fee, and 7% for Credit Card Fees as we incur (3.5% on purchase and same on refund). We are not liable, however, for any other expenses you may incur including travel arrangements.


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