Text behaviors in Apple Motion tutorial

Behaviors are one of the great features in Apple Motion. It allows me to create complex animations that can be applied to several properties and formats of text layers.

In this tutorial I cover the following topics:

What are Text behaviors?

How are they different from regular behaviors?

Different types of behaviors

Using Text behaviors

Applying text behaviors

Adjusting text behaviors

Modifying text behaviors

Duplicating text behaviors

Retiming text behaviors

Creating a custom text behavior

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iMovie on iOS- better than you might think

If you’re like me chances are you are always taking photos of videos of different things/events/ people for script/story ideas.  maybe you like the way a certain street is laid out or the light is hitting through a stained glass window. Whatever the situation, chances are you are not always carrying a whole film rig with you, but instead carrying a cellphone.

I know what your thinking- “Is he seriously saying  that we can get decent results putting together edited pieces from a cellphone?”  

To answer your question, here’s a piece that I shot with an iPhone 6+ and was put together and edited by Kenneth Kornacki of Kenko here in Milwaukee, WI

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3D logos from 2D images using Element 3D

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Free tutorials, Professional Training.

In this free tutorial learn how to take 2d logos and drawing and turn them into animated 3D objects using After Effects and Video Copilots Element3D.

In this example we are using After effects 2015 and Element3D v.2

Topics included in this tutorial include:

Importing Raster/Vector graphics
How Element extrudes paths
Creating mask data
Working with path resolution

Auto Tracing path information
Working and adjusting masks

Using Adobe Illustrator path data with element
Path resolutions using Illustrator
Final thoughts

If you are looking for more formal instruction on video production topics or software I am available for private instruction through my website at http://www.StanislawRobertLuberda.com

There you can find all my tutorials, gear review as well as classes available including but not limited to: Adobe Premiere Pro, Final cut Pro, Apple Motion, Adobe After Effects, Element 3D, Keynote, PowerPoint, DaVinci resolve, DSLR boot camp, and many more.