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AfterEffects for Animation

Beginner

Throughout this book, you can learn about fundamentals of Animation and techniques of AfferEffects at the same time. This book is made specially for beginner; who want to become an animator and learn how-to on AfterEffects.
In the section of "LESSON", the fundamental of Cel animation and synthesis process will be explained in detail with plenty of pictures. In the section of "LECTURE", AfterEffects operating instructions will be explained by step by step. This book provides you downloadable example data for you to try creating one short animation! * Materials are available for downloading

Price: 3,200 yen + tax ( ISBN 978-4-86100-709-3 )
Format: 230 x 182 mm, 256 pages ( Full color ) Soft cover with Jacket
Language: Japanese / Release date: 20th January 2012

Release date:01/20/2012

Author: Kouki Ohira

Contents

Chapter 01 Fundamental of Animation
[LECTURE]
Production Process
Necessary materials for creating Animation
Time sheet
Interface of AfterEffects

Chapter 02 Basic Setting
[LECTURE]         
What is frame rate        
Size and Pixel aspect ratio    
What is duration        
Image file for AfterEffects 
Thinking on materials alignment        
Function of layout         
System of Color and depth  

[LESSON]
default setting for Animation
Create New Composition
Setting composition
Reading materials
Material alignment on time-line
Adjust size and position of materials
Final adjustment and preview

Chapter 03 Composition
[LECTURE]         
key-frame           
Framing             
Synchronizing             
Stop Key-frame        
PAN           
Track-mat          
Track-up/Trach-back  
Overlapping          
Motion blur         
Blending Mode on layer       
Effect&Preset      
3D layer          
Adjustment layer           
Mask              

[LESSON]
fade-in / fade-out
Cel serial number
Slide all layers at the same time
Set rolling Cel
Creat PAN Create
blush-on
Create Track-up(T.U)
Create Overlapping
Motion blur to create image lag
Multiply to change face expression
Create transmitted light
Create 3D environment
Rack focus
Iris-out

Chapter 04 Editing
[LECTURE]         
What is editing?
Editing Credit
Rendering

[LESSON]
Sequence layers to connect cuts
Create Editing Credit
Write into Movie File

INDEX

AfterEffects for Animation
Beginner

Price: 3,200 yen + tax ( ISBN 978-4-86100-709-3 )
Format: 230 x 182 mm, 256 pages ( Full color ) Soft cover with Jacket
Language: Japanese / Release date: 20th January 2012

Release date:01/20/2012

Author: Kouki Ohira

 

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