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Understanding The Random Numbers Expression in After Effects

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How To Create an Audiometer With Text & Expressions

Tip Of The Day 049 – How To Create an Audio Meter Using Text & Expressions in After Effects Tip 49 Project File: https://www.ukramedia.com/tip49 For more Daily Tips visit https://www.ukramedia.com/tips Modular Lower Third Kit: https://www.ukramedia.com/shop LINKS: Ukramedia Mentoring Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ukramedia/ Get Adobe After Effects and CC: https://clk.tradedoubler.com/click?p(264355)a(2900636)g(22804962)url(https://creative.adobe.com/plans?sdid=KKSPF&kw=semoverview&mv=search&s_kwcid=AL!3085!10!13362180955!20541711544&ef_id=V13CaAAABYQcu4O2:20161105023903:s) Get Adobe CC Trial: https://clk.tradedoubler.com/click?p(264355)a(2900636)g(22804962)url(http://www.adobe.com/creativecloud/catalog/desktop.html) Get Adobe CC […]

Easily Script a Color Picker Effect in After Effects

How To Create a Color Picker Effects in After Effects

Easily Reposition Animated Masks With This Ae Expression

Have you ever used the mask tracker and then after you were done wanted to move your masks round? well now you can. and still keep all of the keyframe data that the track created. Here is the expression from the tutorial. Paste this onto the path that you tracked. Click to link to see […]

An Overview of Path Points Expressions in After Effects

So the new After Effects is ready to download, and you can for yourself see all the cool new features!! this video is about the expression language for Path Points. Check out all of the other new features at the adobe site https://helpx.adobe.com/after-effects/using/whats-new.html If you need CC, Get Adobe Creative Cloud: http://cinemaspice.net/adobe-creative-cloud/ to help support […]

Change Text Layers by Renaming a Composition in Ae

Tip Of The Day 036 – How To Change The Text In The Comp From The Comp Name in After Effects I forgot to mention this in the tutorial. If you want for it to work when you duplicate the comp, you have to do the following. Change the compName variable to compName = thisComp.name. […]

How to Trigger Animation With Markers in After Effects

Tip Of The Day 027 - How To Use Markers To Trigger Animation Without Keframes in After Effects Project File: https://ukramedia.com/tip27/

How to Use the Loop Expression in After Effects

In this tutorial School Of Motion we’ll cover everything you need to know about the loop expression in After Effects. Download Source Files

Constrain Movements to Isometric 2D Space in After Effects

Learn how to create an expression to animate isometric illustrations easily in After Effects. New episodes every other Thursday at 8 PM (UTC−5). The expression: pos = transform.position; x = effect(“X Movement”)(1); z = effect(“Z Movement”)(1); y = effect(“Y Movement”)(1); [x*Math.sqrt(3) + z*Math.sqrt(3) + pos[0], -x + z + y + pos[1]]; Chapters: 01:49 – […]

Ae Checkbox Controllers to Turn Layers On and Off

Learn how to use a checkbox expression controller in After Effects to turn layers on and off. Like this tutorial? Check out our other here: https://motionarray.com/tutorials/after-effects-tutorials

An Easy Way to Stagger and Loop Animations in After Effects

If you want to make a looping GIF or just any loop to use in your animations, this After Effects tutorial is for you. It’s an easy technique but it allows for complex loops. If you have any questions, throw them in the comments! This makes a full year of weekly tutorials. Thank you for […]

16 Expressions You Should Know in After Effects

There is always a need for speed in this fast paced motion design world. It’s definitely something we can all agree on. You can always get more money, but you can’t get more time. That’s the truth. Every day I look for ways to speed up my workflow, and there are so many ways to […]

Demystifying Expression Selectors in After Effects

In this tutorial we attempt to uncover the dark art of Expression Selectors inside of Text Animators. Check out tutorial #35 and #36 for more information! https://vimeo.com/182155978 #35 https://vimeo.com/183035077 #36 Other references can be found here: https://forums.creativecow.net/thread/227/13758 https://mattrunks.com/en/tutorials/after-effects/text-expression-selector Patreon http://patreon.com/workbench

Build a Wheel Rig in Maya the Proper Way Using World Vectors

http://www.andrewchristophersen.com/ float $radius = 25; vector $moveVectorOld = `xform -q -ws -t “rightWheelOld”`; vector $moveVector = `xform -q -ws -t “R_Wheel”`; vector $dirVector = `xform -q -ws -t “rightWheelDir”`; vector $wheelVector = ($dirVector – $moveVector); vector $motionVector = ($moveVector – $moveVectorOld); float $distance = mag($motionVector); $dot = dotProduct($motionVector, $wheelVector, 1); R_Wheel.rotateZ = R_Wheel.rotateZ + 360 […]

A Beginner’s Introduction to Maya Expressions

I’ve just posted a video introduction to what expressions are and how to achieve a few basic movements with expressions. In this very basic introduction to expressions in Maya, I talk about how with expressions, we can drive attributes of objects with the current frame, the current time, or with another attribute that is animated.

Create a More Natural Wiggle in After Effects

In this After Effects tutorial, you’ll learn a couple of simple tricks for using the wiggle expression. The first trick enables you to control the wiggle expression using slider controls, and the second trick creates a more unique, organic wiggle movement than the typical wiggle expression. Be sure to check out our other tutorials here: […]

Understanding the Property Group Index Expression in Ae

Some expressions knowledge here, Get the index of a property within your layer, like a shape layer. This is very niche stuff, but hey, free preset as well, it uses this very expression. Get the preset here. http://cinemaspice.net/product/wave-toy/ If you need CC, Get Adobe Creative Cloud: http://cinemaspice.net/adobe-creative-cloud/ to help support this channel. Don’t forget to […]

Understanding Layer Control in After Effects

Layer control is a little known effect in After Effects, once you know it, it can become super useful. Its almost like parenting, but yet different at the same time. Check it out. Join my Patreon http://www.patreon.com/longlivemikey If you need CC, Get Adobe Creative Cloud: http://cinemaspice.net/adobe-creative-cloud/ to help support this channel. Don’t forget to share […]

Limit the Position of an Element in After Effects With the Clamp Expression

Do you ever feel like your parameters have too much power and freedom, Try to limit that with this handy clamp expression. Try it out and feel the power of control. Join my Patreon http://www.patreon.com/longlivemikey If you need CC, Get Adobe Creative Cloud: http://cinemaspice.net/adobe-creative-cloud/ to help support this channel. Don’t forget to share this video. […]

Easily Create Multiple Pivots for Object Animation in After Effects

So much of animation on the computer relies on the pivot. It is from where all animation is recorded. In animation, it is also the center of rotation. What if you are pressed to rotate an object that would benefit form multiple pivots? For example a cube, or an object with corners. Learn more here: […]