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Five Amazing After Effects Tools

Learn how professionals work faster in After Effects with these 5 tools.

PhotoshopCinema 4D
How to Make Seamless Textures for Cinema 4D

Learn several Photoshop techniques to make seamless textures from any image, even iPhone photos, for use in Cinema 4D.

Photoshop
How to Add Texture to your Designs in Photoshop

Learn how to use masks, brushes, and images to add texture to your designs in Photoshop

After Effects
Five Amazing After Effects Tools

Learn how professionals work faster in After Effects with these 5 tools.

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SOM Teaching Assistant Algernon Quashie on His Path to Motion Design

SOM TA Algernon Quashie shares the past, present, and thoughts for the future.

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SOM Teaching Assistant Van Velvet Shares Insights and Her Journey as Artist

School of Motion's Van Velvet shares her emotional journey as an artist navigating this industry.

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The Best Discounts and Freebies We Found To Help Us All During COVID-19

We found the best discounts and freebies to get you through the next few months.

Which School of Motion Course is Right for You?

Take This Quick Quiz to Determine Which SOM Course is Right for You

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VFX for Motion Breakdowns with alumni Nic Dean

We sat down with VFX for Motion alumni Nic Dean to talk about his breakdown reel, favorite compositing tips, and lessons learned from the co

PhotoshopCinema 4D
Ultimate Guide to Free Textures for Cinema 4D

Having a go-to library of textures enables you to focus more on the story, design, and aesthetic of your work.

After EffectsPhotoshop
SOM Teaching Assistant Algernon Quashie on His Path to Motion Design

SOM TA Algernon Quashie shares the past, present, and thoughts for the future.

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30 Days of After Effects
  • Tutorial: Create a Write-On Effect in After EffectsTutorial: Create a Write-On Effect in After Effects
  • Tutorial: Using Polar Coordinates in After EffectsTutorial: Using Polar Coordinates in After Effects
  • Tutorial: Create a Gear Rig Using Expressions After EffectsTutorial: Create a Gear Rig Using Expressions After Effects
  • Tutorial: Create a 3D Scene from a Photo in After EffectsTutorial: Create a 3D Scene from a Photo in After Effects
30 Tutorials
Making Giants: How to Create a Motion Graphic Short Film
  • Tutorial: Making Giants Part 1 | The IdeaTutorial: Making Giants Part 1 | The Idea
  • Tutorial: Making Giants Part 2 | The EditTutorial: Making Giants Part 2 | The Edit
  • Tutorial: Making Giants Part 3 | The SceneTutorial: Making Giants Part 3 | The Scene
  • Tutorial: Making Giants Part 4 | The BuildingTutorial: Making Giants Part 4 | The Building
10 Tutorials
Photoshop Animation Series
  • Tutorial: Photoshop Animation Series Part 1 | BasicsTutorial: Photoshop Animation Series Part 1 | Basics
  • Tutorial: Photoshop Animation Series Part 2 | TimingTutorial: Photoshop Animation Series Part 2 | Timing
  • Tutorial: Photoshop Animation Series Part 3 | EasesTutorial: Photoshop Animation Series Part 3 | Eases
  • Tutorial: Photoshop Animation Series Part 4 | Splash AnimationTutorial: Photoshop Animation Series Part 4 | Splash Animation
5 Tutorials
Workflow Show: Motion Graphic Tool Reviews
  • Tutorial: RubberHose 2 ReviewTutorial: RubberHose 2 Review
  • Tutorial: Flow for After Effects ReviewTutorial: Flow for After Effects Review
  • Tutorial: Ray Dynamic Texture ReviewTutorial: Ray Dynamic Texture Review
3 Tutorials
UFO Invasion in After Effects
  • Tutorial: Compositing 3D In After Effects | Alien Invasion Part 1Tutorial: Compositing 3D In After Effects | Alien Invasion Part 1
  • Tutorial: Compositing 3D In After Effects | Alien Invasion Part 2Tutorial: Compositing 3D In After Effects | Alien Invasion Part 2
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Motion Graphic Tips and Tricks
  • Amazing Expressions in After EffectsAmazing Expressions in After Effects
  • Tutorial: Make a Better Glow in After EffectsTutorial: Make a Better Glow in After Effects
  • Tutorial: Tapering A Stroke with Expressions in After Effects Part 1Tutorial: Tapering A Stroke with Expressions in After Effects Part 1
  • Tutorial: Tapering A Stroke with Expressions in After Effects Part 2Tutorial: Tapering A Stroke with Expressions in After Effects Part 2
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