Art Direction for your YouTube Channel

Art Direction for your YouTube Channel

A course by Carlos Dordelly, Graphic designer

  • 41
  • 5h 26m
  • Audio: Spanish
  • Spanish / English / Portuguese
US$ 19.90
2AS REBAJAS 56% Disc. US$ 44.90
  • 41
  • 5h 26m
  • Audio: Spanish
  • Spanish / English / Portuguese
Art Direction for your YouTube Channel. A Design course by Carlos Dordelly

Art Direction for your YouTube Channel

A course by Carlos Dordelly

2AS REBAJAS 56% Disc. US$ 44.90
US$ 19.90

Design and animate a graphic identity for your preference channel audiovisual content

Audiovisual content is the part of branding where the movement and sound come into play so that a brand can express itself as it is. This is based on the work of Carlos Dordelly, graphic designer, art director and motion grapher , co-founder of the Dyne studio.

In this course, Carlos will teach you the key fundamentals of art direction for a good conceptualization and production of the different pieces that make up the graphic packaging of your YouTube channel, television or similar content platform.

What's included in this course?

You will start by knowing more about the beginnings in the design of Carlos and he will explain to you what his influences have been in the different creative areas.

You will make a brief introduction to the fundamentals of branding and the background of graphic packaging for audiovisual media. You will see how the production process of this graphic packaging is and analyze the contact points of a brand. You will see the importance of points such as avatars, header or YouTube thumbnails.

You will acquire a methodology to search and select references for your projects and, through software Pure Ref, manage and classify them in moodboards .

When you have a concept, you must sketch the ideas and pass it to something more tangible. The styleframes or Key Moments will be your allies to begin the design of these pieces.

Then, Carlos will give you some tips to vectorize your designs in Adobe After Effects as well as edit photos right there, quickly and easily. You will define the base elements of your graphic packaging, such as a logo or color palette and then go on to do the styleframes .

You will learn the fundamental bases of animation and optimize the work of several graphic packages focused on different sectors. You will see how complexity increases, applying photo integration, use of textures or 3D elements, among others.

Finally you will learn to clean the compositions and create renders and prerenders to generate parts faster. In addition, Carlos will teach you two template methods for more efficient production. You will learn to prepare the file to upload it to YouTube with its final screen and take into account everything necessary for its publication.

What is this course project about?

In this course, you will create the 2D art direction and animate the different graphic pieces that make up the graphic packaging for your YouTube channel, television or similar content platform.

Who is it aimed at?

To people who generate content and want to enhance the visual value of their brand and designers or design enthusiasts who are interested in the mix of the world of branding and animation to produce structured pieces with a logical order and visual


General basic design and management knowledge of Adobe After Effects, Illustrator and Photoshop are needed. The basic handling of Cinema 4D is a plus.

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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Carlos Dordelly

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Graphic designer

Carlos Dordelly is passionate about the good execution of visual concepts in the disciplines of graphic design, art direction and motion graphics . He studied at the Design Institute of Caracas and in 2015 he decided to move to Santiago de Chile. In Chile, he founded his own studio together with the Venezuelan Roberto González, called Dyne.