After Effects Basic Beginners Tutorial 1/8 – How To Create Cool VFX



New to After Effects? This tutorial is ALL you need to get you started creating awesome VFX for your movie projects! I take you through creating a cool explosion effect from start to finish!

This tutorial is for those of you who have not used After Effects before ๐Ÿ™‚
I quickly cover the core elements of the interface and then take you through the 3 steps required to create a VFX in this awesome tool:

1. Importing Media
2. Creating Compositions
3. Exporting Compositions

You can find a detailed written version of this tutorial with step by step instructions on my website:

http://www.surfacedstudio.com/tutorials/adobe-after-effects-for-beginners

Want to try out your own explosion? Here is the base footage I’ve used – already complete with the flying elements ๐Ÿ™‚
http://bit.ly/1BTIFer
I’d appreciate it if you linked back to my channel from your video!

If you’re looking for explosion stock footage, follow my instructions to download some FREE elements here: http://www.surfacedstudio.com/blog/best-action-stock-footage-for-film-making-visual-effects

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