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After Effects: 3D Motion


$250 DCTV Members // $300 Non-Members     Requires Registration by Mon 7/31

In today’s media landscape, 3D motion graphics have become standard for enhancing the quality of a video project. Expand your animation repertoire with After Effects’ powerful 3D tools, including Cinema 4D Lite, a full-fledged 3D program that comes bundled with AE CC.

Topics include:

  • Production Workflow (Storyboard to Final Animation)
  • Creating Assets
  • Adding a Virtual Camera and Understanding Lenses
  • 3D Layer Interactions and Z space
  • Working with Lights and Shadows
  • Working with Cinema 4D Lite in After Effects
  • Working with Text and Extrusions in 3D
  • Using the 3D Camera Tracker

Capacity: 6 students | Duration: 9 hrs

Prerequisite(s): After Effects or equivalent experience is required.

Materials: All you need to bring is yourself! Each student will be equipped with a 27-inch iMac with 5K retina display running Adobe After Effects CC 2017. Personal equipment is not permitted.

All DCTV Workshops have limited enrollment and require registration in advance. By registering you verify you have basic Mac OS X literacy and have read and agree to the prerequisites above and our Workshops Policies.

*If registration is closed, please call 212.966.4510 x646 to be added to the wait list.


Summer 2018
Tue 8/7 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Tue 8/14 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Tue 8/21 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Instructor TBD