School of Motion

Rigging and Rolling a Cube in After Effects

  • Projects & assets 4.80 MB
  • Running Time: 00:51:12
Watch Video

Rigging and Rolling a Cube in After Effects

Animating an object to roll around when it's not a circle is...difficult. You're going to need to pull out all of your MoGraph tricks to get this one working. In this lesson we're is going to show you how to rig a cube to roll around using some very clever expressions in After Effects. Then you'll get to animate the cube while we give you some helpful animation tips on using the principles of animation to make your work look awesome.

Lesson

Rigging and Rolling a Cube in After Effects

  • Share

Goals

  • Animate the cube rolling
  • Rig a cube to roll

What we are making

What we are making