Learn how to animate your company’s logo to make it stand out. In this follow-along lab, motion designer Eran Stern will guide you through the process of animating a multilayered Illustrator file in After Effects. You’ll use 3D layers, cameras, and lights to make the logo animation pop. You’ll also create a packshot animation by applying text animation presets and effects. Expand your skill set by learning some After Effects animation basics.
In Part 1, you’ll begin the process by taking a design from Illustrator to After Effects. Specifically, you’ll:
Create an After Effects composition from an artwork in Illustrator
Design, extrude, and texture a 3D multilayered logo