When adding Squash & Stretch to a layer, the easiest solution is often to add non-uniform scale to it. However, the normal layer scale always scales around the anchor point and often this is not what you want.
What to do when the result of a drone timelapse stabilized with the warp stabilizer does not look good? Use mocha instead!
The workflow is a bit more complicated, but also gives you greater control. While normal stabilization approaches with mocha only
Keyframing a bouncing ball in After Effects can be challenging but is surprisingly easy once you understand how the easing curves in the graph editor must look like. A bouncing ball is accelerated by gravity and gravity is a constant force.
Learn how to use the Connect 2 Layers iExpression to connect the anchor points of two layers with a line.
The expression does not only support straight lines, but also various kinds of curved connections.
After Effects Graph Editor: Do you feel that adjusting the speed graph is difficult or frustrating? Many people are confused by its behavior, in particular by the fact that when you move one part of the curve down, another part moves up.
Did you ever wonder what Auto Bezier, Continuous Bezier or Linear Spatial Interpolation exactly are in After Effects?
Here you find the answer and learn how to work with spatial interpolation in After Effects effectively. We also cover the convert vertex tool.
With Pins & Boxes you create dynamic text boxes that grow and shrink with your texts (or any other layers) as needed.
No need to write your own text box expressions - the extension Pins & Boxes does all the hard work for you.
In this tutorial you learn how to link many color properties to a slider such that they can all be changed at once. As an example, we control the hair color, skin color, eye color etc. of a character by linking them all to a slider.