Rich Young is a long-time After Effects user from the San Francisco Bay Area. His After Effects and Premiere Pro round-ups provide viewers with an easy-to-digest summary of developments. He also supplies info and links for tutorials that allow users to do things in After Effects they thought were possible but weren’t sure.

After Effects News 2018 October #4

After Effects News 2018 October #4

Recently in the world of After Effects, there’s news on releases of particle plug-ins including fluid dynamics, further discussion of AE CC 2019, podcast backgrounders, tools, UI…

After Effects News 2018 October #3

After Effects News 2018 October #3

Recently in the world of After Effects, there’s been continued shop talk, and discussion of AE CC 2019, master properties, waves, noise, VR, tools, training, UI, space, dynamic range…

After Effects News 2018 October #2

After Effects News 2018 October #2

This time in the world of After Effects, version 16 has been released, with tracking and expressions and features tentatively discussed. And there’s been talk of transitions, volumetric…

After Effects News 2018 October #1

After Effects News 2018 October #1

Recently in the world of After Effects, there’s been continued discussion of mograph as a tween, counterparts, OS requirements for upcoming Creative Cloud revisions, renaming tools, expressions, motion graphics…

After Effects News 2018 September #3

After Effects News 2018 September #3

Recently in After Effects there’s news on the how pro users leverage Creative Cloud apps, approaches to creativity and worklife, wiggle and repeating shapes, some infographic tutorials, glows…

After Effects News 2018 September #2

After Effects News 2018 September #2

Last week in After Effects brought news on the 2018 release of Creative Cloud 2019, a FREE sphere/planet filter from Andrew Kramer, an After Effects 3D book, various patterns…

After Effects + Creative Cloud 2019

After Effects + Creative Cloud 2019

At the IBC 2018 conference in Amsterdam, Adobe unveiled new video features for Creative Cloud to speed up production timelines, enable more seamless workflows, and deliver other powerful capabilities to…

After Effects News 2018 September #1

After Effects News 2018 September #1

Here’s another round of news on Adobe After Effects! Yes, you can create 3D text inside After Effects, expand animation principles, control timing with expressions (again), and track &amp…

Rotoscoping tips: beginning, reminders

Rotoscoping tips: beginning, reminders

For beginners looking for approaches using After Effects, instead of the few more specialized tools, there are some still classic interrelated resources to supplement the recent Stu Maschwitz tweet (later…

After Effects News 2018 August #3

After Effects News 2018 August #3

All the After Effects news that fits. Remember, the first tuts are free. Beware the Trump recession. Ryan Summers said recently: “It’s funny that all it took to…