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Wiggle Transform & Text in AE

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The wiggle transform effect in Adobe After Effects is not very intuitive to say the least, and powerful though it is, it doesn't work on text! In this tutorial I show you how to use the powerful wiggle transform effect and then, even better, how to use it on text so that you can have exciting wiggling, self-animating text! Enjoy!



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Question for the expert!
by Andrew Whiteoak
Dear Andrew,

I found your videos online and guessed you may know how to answer this. I happen to have adobe after effects and premiere CS, all adobe programs in fact. I have only ever used Photoshop but am willing to teach myself and learn from others so that's not a problem. Here's my query, if you don't mind:

I am working on methods of analysing heart movement in microscopic, see through invertebrates. I have the whole set up with microscopes and high speed, high res video; so I can make the videos. What I need to do is get the video material and create regions of interest round the heart, which I'll select, and see how they change over time, frame by frame, perhaps by analysing the change in shading of the pixels on a 0-255 grayscale level. Can you recommend which adobe program to go for?

Thank you, your help will be very much appreciated as I am very stuck here andrew.whiteoak(at)gmail.com ... thanks again!

(also) Andrew


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