- Access to course content on mobile, tablet or desktop
- Make your own study schedule and take advantage of online tutoring hours
- Obtain a certified diploma once you finish the course.
Easily turn a regular video into a stop-motion animated video by making simple frame rate adjustments.
Apply a full range of effects to your video to create animated elements or a stand-alone animation even if you CAN’T DRAW.
Coax Photoshop to animate objects and layers for you (without having to draw anything) by making position, size, and opacity changes, to name just a few possibilities.
Craft multiple effects at once to create more complex final animations by using multiple layers.
Capture complex movements by bringing in video, drawing right over it, and (optionally) throwing the video guide out so all that is left is your new animation with its sophisticated movements. (That’s rotoscoping!)I start from the very beginning using Adobe Photoshop. Free 30 day trials of Photoshop are available from Adobe’s website BUT many of the techniques I show you in this course (such as frame by frame animation) can be achieved in virtually any imaging software combined with your favorite video editing program. the “Take This...
Introduction to Animate in Photoshop!
Why Use Photoshop to Animate? How I Use Photoshop in Multimedia. A Case Study
Setting Up to Animate in Photoshop: Tools and Resources
Royalty-Free and Public Domain Video Resources
Setting Up to Animate in Photoshop: Windows and Tools
Importing Your Video and Working With Different Video Formats
Make a Quick & Dirty Stop Motion Animation By Adjusting Your Frames Per Second
Animating in Photoshop: Some Techniques You Can Try
Drawing Right Over Your Video and Making a Simple Frame By Frame Animation
Using the Onion Skin Options to Make More Decisive Drawings (Frame By Frame)
Use the “Wiggle” Technique to Get More Mileage Out of Your Drawings (Looping)
Let’s Have Photoshop Animate For Us (Position, Scaling, Opacity, Rotation, etc.)
Rotoscoping and Animating the Frame By Frame Way (*The Essence of How I Work
Adding Filters and Other Special Effects to Your Video (For Good or For Evil)
Turning a Video Into an Animated Painting With Brushes
Exporting the Final Video From Photoshop
New: Make Animated Gifs in Photoshop for Your Site or Social Media Pages
How to Create a Simple Animated Gif in Photoshop
How to Create a Quick & Dirty (But Beautiful) Animated Gif Slideshow
Resources and Conclusion
Top Social Media Platforms and Websites For Filmmakers and Animators