Adobe After Effects - Beginner Course
This course will provide hands-on practice on basic principles, tools, and functions of Adobe After Effects that are used for motion graphics and animation.
This Adobe After Effects Beginner course is for first-timers, designers and other professionals, who never used After Effects before or for users who need to practice the basic tools and techniques.
Participants will learn to create simple motion graphics with text, video, images, audio, and transitions. At the end of the workshop, every participant will deliver an animated 30 second video to be used for their personal brand, their own business, or the company they work for.
Audience and requirements
No required After Effects knowledge
Required basic knowledge of Adobe Illustrator or Adobe Photoshop
Laptop with the software Adobe After Effects CC and Adobe Illustrator or Adobe Photoshop installed.
- Understanding of the purpose and use of After Effects
- Understanding the interface and tools
- Building compositions
- Creating and animating shapes and texts
- Motion graphics principles and best practices
- Importing artwork and media
- Creating effects
- Animating masks and trim paths
- Creating transitions
- Animating on paths and parenting
- Adding audio
- Rendering the final video
- Work on your video
Date: September 18, 25, October 2, 9, 2019
Time: 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Early Bird Price: $300/person before September 5, 2019
Regular Price: $350/person
*Special prices for groups
Location: Intoact offices, Le Mall Dbayeh, 7th Floor - Dbayeh, Lebanon
About the Trainer:
Ms. Cosette Saliba, a Design and Innovation Strategist. She is a Fulbright scholar who received her MFA degree in Design Management from the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), USA. She has 5 years of experience in digital design, design strategy and entrepreneurship and she implemented projects with multinational organizations and SMEs in the US, Africa and GCC. She also runs a startup that helps organizations communicate their stories through animated explainer videos. Her purpose is to catalyze the power of business to solve societal challenges through corporate social innovation. This helps businesses establish stronger relationships with their stakeholders, create an impact in their communities, and become more resilient in economic downturns.