Working with Compound Effects in After Effects

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Originally Aired - Monday, April 15   |   4:30 PM - 5:30 PM PT

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In this comprehensive After Effects session, attendees will learn how to harness the power of compound effects to create mesmerizing visual effects and animations. From creating control layers to managing complex effects setups, this session will guide you through advanced techniques that will elevate your motion graphics to the next level. Discover how to combine multiple effects, link them to control layers, and
unleash your creativity in After Effects.
Whether you'e a beginner or an experienced user, this tutorial is packed with valuable insights and practical examples to help you master compound effects and create stunning visuals.
Here is what this session will cover:

  • What are Compound Effects?
  • Displacement Maps
  • Creating Smoke
  • Making Water
  • Using Particles
  • Shatter Effect


Luisa Winters
Artist/Musician/Pilot/Editor/3D Animator/Graphic Designer
Independent Artist