Thursday evenings from January 8 – February 26 at 7:00pm – 9:00pm
This interdisciplinary course trains students in the essential vocabularies and concepts of motion media design focusing on the use of After Effects. Students will learn to solve design and technical issues using motion techniques in industry-standard, motion graphic software. Students will also learn industry-standard tools to build a range of motion media projects demonstrating originality, aesthetics, and technical proficiency. Using their technical expertise, students will build motion media design projects that effectively integrate concept and content.
After Effects Crash Course will follow the syllabus below:
1/8: Introduction to After Effects and the After Effects Interface
1/15: Continuing interface introduction
1/22: Animation keyframes and keystrokes
1/29: Precomps and After Effects parenting
2/5: Motion graph and combining layers
2/12: Manipulating time and simple expressions
2/19: Advanced expressions and animating type
2/26: Layers in space and cutting out figures in Photoshop
Members must sign up for the entire course, as skills learned earlier will be built upon in later sessions. Sign up here!
After Effects Crash Course is taught by Demontre Parish. Demontre has over ten years of effective technical and customer service experience in the IT Sector, a first-class education from the Savannah College of Art & Design, and served honorably as a sailor in the United States Navy. In pursuit of a higher education he earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Motion Media.
Demontre may be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. More of his work can be viewed at www.demontreparish.com