Adobe After Effects

In this two-session course, you’ll learn the basics of using After Effects: understand the program layout, learn how to use the tools, get comfortable with using the timeline.


Sessions: Weekday classes are two, 2-hour sessions. 

After Effects is a powerful and versatile software tool for visual effects, motion graphics, and compositing. Whether adding additional layers of design, graphics, and animation to your video content or creating an animation from scratch, After Effects is a great place to start. Learn first-hand from a professional animator the basics of the program, key uses, and tips and tricks to make your project come to life. You'll learn your way around the interface, how to get around and set up your projects, basic animation techniques, and how to output your work. This hands-on class will have plenty of real-world examples and offer you the opportunity to explore the ins and outs of this useful tool.

This class is perfect for video creators, designers, and everyone who wants to learn After Effects in an un-intimidating way. No prior knowledge or experience is required! By the end of the class, you’ll have the basic knowledge to start creating projects and dive even further into the world of After Effects.


Instructor: Jon Thompson 

Prerequisite: Basic computer experience

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