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Introduction to Motion Design and Animation Curves in After Effects

A course by Holke 79
Motion graphics designer. Madrid, Spain.
Joined June 2015
, Motion graphics designer

Learn to generate movement systems with style in order to give your animations personality and intention

  • Best seller Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 98% positive reviews (268)
  • 7509 students

Learn to generate movement systems with style in order to give your animations personality and intention



Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 98% positive reviews (268)
  • 7509 students
  • 23 lessons (3h 35m)
  • 12 additional resources (1 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: Spanish
  • Spanish, English, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Unlimited access forever


Adding movement to the graphic design represents a new layer of expression for any creator, but also another layer of difficulty. To facilitate this transition, Borja Holke - motion designer with more than 10 years of experience and clients like Canal + and Converse - will teach you to master the timing and the acceleration curves in Adobe After Effects to help you create your own movement language.

In this course you will learn how to use the professional animation tools available in After Effects from scratch.

What will you learn in this online course?

Course table of contents

  • U1
    U1. Welcome aboard!
  • U2
    U2. Cheering in After Effects with style
  • U3
    U3. Designing the movement
  • U4
    U4. Creating our basic library of movement
  • U5
    U5. Next level: choreographic animations
  • U6
    U6. Tricks to make a good reel and devastate in Social Networks
  • FP
    FP Final project
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You will start getting to know Borja and his professional career, the agencies in which he has worked and the studies with which he has collaborated, in order to later learn about his influences in the world of motion design .

Next, you will learn Adobe After Effects and the uses that Holke has given him in his career. From there you will install it on your computer, if you still do not have it.

You will learn some basic tools of the program: layers, shape layers, keyframes , animation curves and renders .

From here, you will start to design the movement, based on the analysis of the movement of a character whose body expression and personality will serve as a reference to animate.

You will learn to create a basic movement library with animations of scale, position, stretch , rotation and drag. From there you will create choreographic animations, in which you will combine styles with cause and effect relationships that will result in animation sequences.

Finally, Borja will give you some tricks to make a good reel and devastate social networks. It will teach you how to plan the sequence for your reel , transitions and other editing tricks.

What is this course's project?

You will make a series of 12 animations ready to publish on Instagram and a mini reel that will serve as a piece for your portfolio.

Projects by course students

Who is this online course for?

To graphic designers who want to learn to use movement as a layer of expression in their projects.

Requirements and materials

You will not need previous experience with Adobe After Effects; you will only need a computer with installed software and interest in graphic design and motion design .

New to Adobe After Effects? In that case, we recommend taking Domestika Basics courses to learn how to use the software: Introduction to After Effects.


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Holke 79

A course by Holke 79

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Motion graphics designer

Borja Holke - known in the media and in social networks like Holke79 - is a graphic designer specialized in motion design with more than 10 years of experience in animation projects. He has worked with clients such as Converse, Canal +, La Sexta and even the pioneers of punk rock, Green Day.

His specialties are digital composition, 2D and 3D animation, and the animation of storyboards, styleframes and typography for branding and advertising.


Content

  • U1

    Welcome aboard!

    • Presentation
    • Influences
  • U2

    Cheering in After Effects with style

    • Renders and formats
    • To move graphics 2. We go deep into the animation curves
    • Moving graphics 1. Our allies Keyframes
    • Layers of shape or shape layers
    • Introduction Layers
    • Getting started in After Effects
    • What is Adobe After Effects?
  • U3

    Designing the movement

    • A little design before animating
    • Our character-based methodology
    • A bit of context
  • U4

    Creating our basic library of movement

    • Swipe or drag
    • Rotation Animation
    • Stretch position animation
    • Position animation
    • Scale animation
  • U5

    Next level: choreographic animations

    • Choreography 4
    • Choreography 3
    • Choreography 2
    • Choreography 1
  • U6

    Tricks to make a good reel and devastate in Social Networks

    • conclusion
    • Workflow and tips for the final mini reel
  • FP

    Final project

    • Motion graphics for social networks

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Introduction to Motion Design and Animation Curves in After Effects. 3D, and Animation course by Holke 79 Best seller

Introduction to Motion Design and Animation Curves in After Effects

A course by Holke 79
Motion graphics designer. Madrid, Spain.
Joined June 2015
  • 98% positive reviews (268)
  • 7509 students