Online Beginning Multimedia Fast Track: After Effects Certificate Program | SF Bay Area | BAVC

Beginning Multimedia Fast Track: After Effects

56 hours total
$2,055.00

Take your post-production (or graphic design) skills to the next level with Adobe After Effects

Up your game with this straight-forward introduction to motion graphics and visual effects using Adobe After Effects. Through these four classes, you'll learn the building blocks of motion graphics to complete your skill set. Video editors can increase their hire-ability by knowing how to use Adobe After Effects and how it integrates with Adobe Premiere Pro, DaVinci Resolve, Avid Media Composer, and Apple Final Cut Pro. One year BAVC membership included. Prerequisites: Photoshop: Introduction (or pass the Photoshop assessment) Core Classes: After Effects: Intermediate After Effects: Introduction Motion Graphic Design: Workflow After Effects: Compositing

Recently laid off? Deductions from your past paychecks may cover cost training to help you pivot to a new career or level up your skills.

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After Effects: Intermediate

PLEASE NOTE: THIS WORKSHOP IS TAUGHT ONLINE USING ZOOM!

Moving forward from BAVC’s After Effects Introduction, create captivating visual effects for video, television and the web with BAVC’s expert instructors. Building on students’ basic knowledge of the interface and focusing on the powerful intra-frame and compositing abilities of the software, this online class developed in the San Francisco Bay Area, covers the more sophisticated features of Adobe After Effects. Whether you are interested in animation techniques, or text layer animation, this class will help you become more skilled in the After Effects techniques to help you achieve desired results in your After Effects projects.

Topics covered include:

  • Nesting, layer modes, parenting, null and adjustment layers
  • Animation techniques for acceleration, variable speed effects
  • Working in 3D
  • Text layer animation
  • Track mattes and advanced mask techniques

San Francisco Adobe After Effects Course: Intermediate Workshop

BAVC offers courses on the full suite of Adobe graphic design software in San Francisco, and many students come to us with an interest in taking a San Francisco, After Effects: Intermediate Workshop class. Whether you are interested in animation techniques, or text layer animation, this Bay Area Adobe After Effects training will draw students from San Francisco and all over the Bay Area. Students even attend from Oakland or Marin County.

After Effects: Introduction

PLEASE NOTE: this Bay Area After Effects course is now taught ONLINE using zoom and accessible everywhere!

Create captivating visual effects for video, television, and the web. Learn Adobe After Effects from expert instructors at BAVC. Developed in the San Francisco Bay Area, BAVC's After Effects: Introduction is an online, immersive class for beginners. You'll learn to apply the motion graphics skills of today's leading animators and visual effects creators to your own media and web projects. By taking Adobe After Effects Introduction at BAVC, you will learn to:

  • Arrange the workspace
  • Import Files
  • Set basic linear keyframes
  • Use other kinds of keyframes- i.e. autobezier, easy ease, hold
  • Navigate in the timeline
  • Edit layers from the timeline
  • Add effects
  • Use resets
  • Create masks
  • Render videos

Adobe After Effects Training – San Francisco & Online

BAVC offers introductory training on Adobe software, including After Effects, in San Francisco; and many students come to us with an interest in taking the full suite of Adobe software and Motion Graphics and Effects classes. This class will draw students from San Francisco and all over the Bay Area. Students even attend from Oakland or Marin County.

How can I get a Motion Graphics Certification? 

This Adobe After Effects Course is included in BAVC's Beginning Motion Graphics Certificate. Learn more about BAVC Certificates and enroll today! Recently laid off? Deductions from your past paychecks may cover the cost training to help you pivot to a new career or level up your skills – find out more

After Effects: Compositing

Unleash the power of AE's compositing tools! Compositing is the core of motion graphics work. This San Francisco class covers the basics of Keylight and similar keying effects, standard practices for pulling a good key, as well as other techniques to improve your composites, such as color matching and rotoscoping. Topics include:

  • Overview of After Effects keying effects
  • Advanced techniques for pulling a better key
  • Color correction in After Effects

San Francisco After Effects Class: Compositing Workshop

BAVC offers After Effects graphics training in San Francisco; many students come to us with an interest in taking a San Francisco class. Whether you are interested in looking for advanced techniques for pulling a better key or color correction, this class is for you. This class will draw students from San Francisco and all over the Bay Area. Students even attend from Oakland or Marin County.