Creating Cinemagraphs with Photoshop and After Effects
with Chris Converse
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01 Class Introduction10:11
Class duration: 2h 8mSee all 7 lessons
About The Class
Create sophisticated animations
Now that cinemagraphs are back in the mainstream, the challenge is to create more interesting, and intricate movements while maintaining the allure of a living photograph. In this session we’ll take a look at advanced masking techniques, multi-instance and time-remapped instances of source video, creating inter-changeable elements for customization, as well as seamlessly looping simulated textures and particles.
What you’ll learn:
- Work with video from your phone or camera
- Multi-instances of source video
- Learn masking techniques in After Effects and Photoshop
- Customizable campaigns with linked elements
- Seamlessly looping textures and particles
- File formats and technologies used for cinemagraph delivery
Software Used: Adobe After Effects CC 2017 (14.2)
Workflow in Photoshop25:23
Using Keyframes and Special Effects in Photoshop16:06
Workflow in After Effects22:52
Animating a Photograph with After Effects19:09
Particle Systems in After Effects18:00
Shooting and Processing a Cinemagraph16:59
100% of students recommend this class.
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Fascinating course for anyone who wants to know how to make a cinemagraph. I thought Chris went a little fast for me but I could replay those parts over and over until I got it. This is not a general knowledge course but more of a niche course for obtaining specific know-how on making a cinemagraph. Overall very good!
Chris is really a great teacher: the after effects tricks explained in this class are very interesting indeed!
He explains so well! Some of it goes a bit fast but I definitely learned a lot. The After Effects part is what I really wanted to know but the PS part was good too. He's easy going and knows how to explain
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