How To Create Character Explainer Videos in 5 Steps | After Effects Tutorial



The best skills you can have as a After Effects user, is being able to create explainer videos with characters in them. So in this tutorial we dive into Adobe Illustrator and After Effects and create character explainer videos. You’ll be able to download any type of scene and character you want and animate them in After Effects. This tutorial is broken down into 5 easy steps, so you’ll be able to follow along, whether you are just starting out or not. Make sure to check the timecode in the video to skip around to your favorite part. Enjoy!

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Timecode:
0:00 Intro – Smash The Like Button 🙂
0:36 Step 1 – How To Get Any Vector Graphic You Need
1:42 Step 2 – Combine Your Character With Scenes
2:11 Step 3 – Layer Your objects
3:30 Step 4 – Animated In Objects with After Effects
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5:33 Step 5 – Animate Characters with Puppet Tool
9:08 Outro – Please Subscribe 🙂

Duration: 00:09:45

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