AFTER EFFECTS TUTORIAL – Create Metallic Text
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AFTER EFFECTS TUTORIAL – 3D METAL TEXT
This tutorial teaches you how to create 3D looking reflective metal text without the need for third party plugins or additional software. This quick method demonstrates how to create 3D bevelled edges as well as add animated glossy reflections to the text.
This type of text can be added to a range of After Effects Title Sequences that you may be working on and the colors can be customized very quickly with a simple curves adjustment.