In this online course, Desmond teaches you how to code expressions to create complex animation rigs with style and ease. Learn to use a variety of techniques to make a series of abstract geometric animations that will be assembled and composite into the final project.
What will you learn in this online course?
20 lessons & 24 downloads
The Basics of Coding
19 minutes, 59 seconds
Step Repetition: Transforming Properties
16 minutes, 48 seconds
Step Repetition: Animating with “valueAtTime”
7 minutes, 41 seconds
Step Repetition: Working with Effects and Layers
6 minutes, 33 seconds
Randomization: Animating Multiple Layers
11 minutes, 10 seconds
9 minutes, 46 seconds
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What is this course’s project?
Animate a 25-second title sequence for a fictional documentary using expressions and mathematical equations to create complex animation rigs.
PROJECTS BY COURSE STUDENTS
Mi proyecto del curso: After Effects avanzado: programación para motion design. Design, Illustration, Motion Graphics, and Animation project by Christian Torres Jedermann – 11.14.2022
Christian Torres Jedermann
The Unknown. Motion Graphics, and Animation project by Joaquin Dagnino – 09.29.2022
Mi proyecto del curso: After Effects avanzado: programación para motion design. Motion Graphics, and Animation project by isaacedenodgc – 04.19.2023
My project for course: Advanced After Effects: Coding for Motion Design – Experimental Intel Logo Animation. Motion Graphics, and Animation project by Wafi Sungkar – 10.02.2022+7
Who is this online course for?
This course is aimed at intermediate to advanced After Effects users with basic knowledge of expressions who want to bring coding, math, and science to their creative pieces!
Requirements and materials
All you need is a computer with access to After Effects, and previous experience with the software.