Make great graphics and visual effects with Adobe After Effects

Students are introduced to Adobe After Effects applications and learn how to produce great graphics and visual effects. Adobe After Effects allows for greater control and options than a video-software editor.

Adobe for Education
Last Updated May 12, 2022
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Video & Audio

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1-2 hours estimated class time

After Effects
Create motion graphics and visual effects for film, TV, video, and web.

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Learn more about Adobe After Effects

Learn more about Adobe After Effects

Create cinematic movie titles, intros, and transitions. Remove an object from a clip. Start a fire or make it rain. Animate a logo or character. Even navigate and design in a 3D space. With After Effects, the industry-standard motion graphics and visual effect software, you can take any idea and make it move.
Get started with After Effects

Get started with After Effects

Learn Adobe After Effect's basic tools and techniques with the Get Started series. Get familiar with the workspace and how to create and save your work.
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