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CreativeCOW presents After Effects Text Tips 3--Video Training by Aharon Rabinowitz

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In this video tutorial, Creative Cow leader Aharon Rabinowitz explores a few ways to correct some common problems experienced when creating text animators.


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Comments

After Effects Text Tips 3
by Mohammed Ovais
Many thanks for the response. I am watching that paticular tutorial again.
Thanks Aharon, but a question.
by Mohammed Ovais
I know thereare only a finite umber of techniques and methods you can cover in a 5-10 minute slot, but something which I've gone through pretty much all your tutorials through, well the ones I can understand, is how to rotate text characters in the y direction. It may sound simple and a joke for someone of your knowledge, but believe me I've tried almost all your methods but I'm lost. Any tips/advice would be much appreciated.

Thanks for all the tutorials, I really appreciate it.
After Effects Text Tips 3
by Aharon Rabinowitz
If you haven't watched the podcast "per-character 3D Text" it talks about working in the world of 3D text animation.

In it you'll learn how to make the text animatable in 3D on a per-character basis.

Once you make the layer animateable in that way, just add a rotation animator, and you'll see that there is an option for rotation on the X, Y and Z axis. from there, if you've you've followed text tips 2 and 3, you already know how to animate using an animator.
After Effects Text Tips 3
by drums_addict
thanks again for another grrrrreat podcast Aharon! I will remember to bring an apple for your desk next time....


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