A compilation of tutorials and tips for Adobe After Effects.

After Effects should be used when you want to create motion graphics. These can include:

  • moving type in a video
  • a logo overlayed on a video
  • an animated logo

What else can you make with After Effects? Here’s a 3-minute video overview of After Effects that gives examples of what it does best.

Selected Tutorials

There are a lot of great tutorials out there on the web. Here are a few of our favorites:

Like learning any new skill, search the web and someone will probably have something posted to help you learn how to do it.

Dennis Cheatham

Associate Professor, Communication Design

Miami University