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Adobe Certified Video Instructor

Course Details

Time: 9AM - 4PM Eastern Time (ET)
Duration: 2 Days


This hands-on Pro Series course helps you master particles and simulations in Adobe After Effects. Explore creating fog, mist, rain, and pyrotechnics using After Effects built-in plug-ins. The “Particular” effect from the “Trapcode” plug-in will also be covered.


ADAE201—Adobe After Effects: Advanced Effects or equivalent knowledge or experience is mandatory. ADPS301—Adobe Photoshop: Photographic Techniques and Special Effects or equivalent knowledge or experience is strongly recommended.

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Course Outline

  • Working with Particles
    • Introduction to Particle Playground
    • Creating Cannon, Grid, Wall, and Layer Maps
    • Layer and Particle exploder
    • Creating Gravity and Repel
  • Simulations
    • Creating Caustics effects
    • Creating fog, mist, smoke, wind, rain and snow
    • Sky Replacement
    • Creating pyrotechnics
    • Energy and heat distortion
    • Working with “Mr. Mercury”
  • Trapcode
    • Working with Particular
    • Creating 3D Strokes
    • Working with Shine, Mir and Lux
    • Using Form and Sound Keys

Private training is available for this course.

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