Golden Text Effect | After Effects Tutorial

In this After Effects Tutorial I’ll show you how to create this clean and toned-down Gold Effect.
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We’re using standard effects only, and no footage for reflections.
It’s one you can actually use, not this over-the-top fairytale thing;-)

0:00 Intro
0:20 Setting up the text comp
1:12 Setting up the main comp
2:00 The first reflection layer
2:46 Adding scratches
3:30 Second reflection layer
3:45 Adding glow
4:25 Adding a time expression
4:50 The big edge reflection
6:00 Outro

► Software: Adobe After Effects 17.5
► I use music from Artlist:
► I use footage from Artgrid:

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