Advanced Animation in Adobe After Effects – Contributor Special

After Completing This Course You Will Be Able To

  • Master Advanced Animation Techniques: Learn how to create stunning logo intro and outro sequences, complex animations, social media ads, 3D animations, character animations, lip-syncing, and more using Adobe After Effects.
  • Harness the Power of Expressions: Explore JavaScript scripting and expressions to automate tasks and create custom effects, elevating your animations to the next level.
  • Craft Custom Templates and Tools: Discover how to design templates, add user-friendly controls, and even develop your own toolkit for animation projects.
  • Build an Impressive Portfolio: Develop a compelling artist portfolio that showcases your skills, setting you up for success in the animation industry.
  • Contribute to Template Marketplaces: Learn how to contribute your animations to template marketplaces or create your own website to sell your projects and templates.


About This Course

This comprehensive online course is designed to take your animation skills to the next level. Whether you’re an aspiring animator, motion graphic designer, or someone looking to enhance their After Effects proficiency, this course offers an in-depth exploration of advanced animation techniques, scripting, and portfolio development.

What You Will Learn


  • Advanced motion graphics and animation principles
  • 3D animation and character rigging
  • Lip-syncing techniques for character animation
  • JavaScript scripting and expressions in After Effects
  • Template creation and customization
  • Portfolio development and marketing strategies

Who Is This Course For? This course is perfect for

  • Aspiring Animators: Those looking to build a career in animation and motion graphics.
  • Motion Graphic Designers: Design professionals aiming to expand their skill set in Adobe After Effects.
  • Content Creators: Anyone interested in creating engaging animations and ads for social media or online platforms.
  • Freelancers and Entrepreneurs: Individuals who want to sell animation projects and templates online or contribute to template marketplaces.


To benefit from this course, all you need is:

  • A basic understanding of Adobe After Effects (familiarity with the interface and basic animation principles is recommended).
  • Access to Adobe After Effects software (a free trial or subscription is available).
  • A computer with the necessary system requirements for Adobe After Effects.
  • A passion for animation and a willingness to learn and create.

Join us on this exciting journey to unlock the world of advanced animation and take your creative skills to new heights. Enroll today and bring your ideas to life with Adobe After Effects!

Week 1-2: Introduction to Adobe After Effects

Project No 1 - Illusion Animation
Assignment No 1 - Adv AE
Lecture No 2 - Overview of Adobe After Effects Interface & Layer Style
Assignment No 2 - Adv AE
Lecture No 3 -Preset and Water Blob

Explore Keyframe Assistance, Utilize Built-in Presets, and Dive into the Creation of a Mesmerizing Water Blob Project in this engaging lesson. Watch your animations come to life!"

Assignment No 3 - Adv AE
Lecture No 4 - Basic Shape & Motion Path

Basic Shape & Motion Path

Lesson Description:

In Lesson 2, you'll uncover the creative possibilities of basic shapes and motion paths in Adobe After Effects. First, we'll explore the art of drawing shapes, from simple circles to intricate designs, and customize them to suit your vision.

Then, we'll dive into the heart of animation, where you'll learn how to make these shapes come alive with motion. Discover the secrets of adding fluid movement, bounce, and dance to your shapes, turning them into dynamic elements of your animations.

By the end of this lesson, you'll have the skills to infuse your animations with life and energy, all through the versatile world of shapes and motion paths. Get ready to create captivating visuals and let your imagination soar!

Assignment N0 4 - Adv AE
Lecture No 5 - Logo Animation with Shapes

Unlock the art of logo design and animation in Adobe After Effects with basic shapes, Merge Path, layer displacements, and compositing. Turn your creative ideas into a captivating logo project that makes a lasting impact.

Assignment No 5 - Adv AE
Assignment No 6 - Adv AE - PA1
Lecture No 6- Practice Task and Morphing
Lecture No 7 - Morphing P1
Assignment No 7- Adv AE
Lecture No 8 - Morphing P2
Assignment No 8 - Adv AE
Lecture No 9 - Adv Animation - Use my preset.mp4
Assignment No 9 - Adv Ae

Week 3-4: Advanced Motion Graphic Techniques

Lecture No 10 - Morphing Techniques
Assignment No 10 - Adv Ae
Creating logo intro and outro sequences
Design principles for eye-catching animations
Typography animation
Advanced text effects
Animated infographics

Week 5-6: 3D Animation

Introduction to 3D space in After Effects


Creating 3D text and objects
Camera animation
Depth and perspective techniques

Week 7-8: Character Animation

Character rigging techniques
Walk cycles and character movement
Facial animation
Lip-syncing for characters
Exploring Duik Bassel for character rigging

Week 9-10: Expressions and JavaScript Scripting

Introduction to expressions
Writing and using JavaScript expressions
Advanced automation with expressions
Creating custom animations with scripting

Week 11: Template Making Techniques

Designing and creating reusable templates
Incorporating expressions in templates
Optimizing templates for various uses
Adding user-friendly controls to templates

Week 12: Portfolio Development and Selling Your Work

Establishing Your Animation Empire
Creating an artist portfolio
Showcasing your work effectively
Contributing to template marketplaces
Setting up your own website to sell animations and templates
Marketing and branding for freelance animation work
This course is designed for aspiring animators, motion graphic designers, content creators, freelancers, and anyone looking to take their animation skills to an advanced level. Whether you're new to Adobe After Effects or want to enhance your existing knowledge, this course is suitable for you.
To benefit from this course, you should have a basic understanding of Adobe After Effects, including familiarity with its interface and basic animation principles. You will need access to Adobe After Effects software (a free trial or subscription), a computer with the necessary system requirements, and a passion for animation and creativity.
The course is structured into 12 weeks, with each week focusing on specific topics. You can expect a comprehensive exploration of animation techniques, 3D animation, character animation, scripting, portfolio development, and more. The course can be taken at your own pace, but it is recommended to follow the weekly structure for optimal learning.
Yes, upon successful completion of the course, you will receive a certificate in "Advanced Animation in Adobe After Effects." This certificate can be a valuable addition to your resume and portfolio.
Yes, you will have access to the course material even after you've completed it. You can revisit the content and reference it as needed.
Yes, throughout the course, you will have assignments and projects to reinforce your learning. These include animation exercises, a mid-term project, and a final project. These practical assignments are designed to help you apply what you've learned.
You can reach out to the course instructor and support team through the provided communication channels, which may include email, discussion forums, or messaging platforms. Additionally, there may be live Q&A sessions or webinars where you can ask questions and seek clarification.
Absolutely! While the course covers aspects related to selling your animations and templates, it is not a mandatory requirement. The skills you acquire in this course can be applied to various creative endeavors, including personal projects, client work, or simply enhancing your animation skills.
This course can significantly enhance your animation skills, making you more competitive in the job market. Additionally, the portfolio development and branding aspects of the course can assist you in showcasing your work effectively to potential employers or clients.
The course may have specific start dates or be available for enrollment at any time, depending on the platform or institution offering it. Please check the course details for enrollment availability.

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Enrolled: 1620 students
Duration: 3 months
Lectures: 38
Level: Advanced


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Monday 9:30 am - 6.00 pm
Tuesday 9:30 am - 6.00 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am - 6.00 pm
Thursday 9:30 am - 6.00 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 5.00 pm
Saturday Closed
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