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After Effects

3D House and Cloud.


View Steps

Step 1: Photo-> Select and Separate in a layer on Photoshop and save in PSD.

Step 2: Import in After Effects -> Import as (Composition-Retain layer size)

Step 3: Add Effect & Preset. (Fractal Noise) Add to Background Layer.

Factal Type-> Terrain

Noise Type-> Spline


key Frame-> Evolution -> 2X+0.0

Blending Mode-> Screen

Key Frame-> [Transform] Offset Turbulence -> 960, -2000

Dissort -> Corner Pin

Step 4: Cloud Shadow

Dublicate cloud Layer-> Facial Noise, Blending Noise=None

Toggle Switch -> Mode-> Multiply

Opacity -> Decrease


View Steps
Solid Layer- Gradient Ramp
Text- Composition (Ctrl+Shift+C)
Solid Layer- Complete Black Color
Effect & Preset- Lens Flame on a black solid layer
Null Object beneath the black solid layer
Pen tool (Create Path)
Null Object (mask path)-Copy & Delete
Pen tool path pastes on position path of Null object.
Connect Light center to the position of Null Object
Toggle Switch- Blending mode(Screen)
New Solid Layer
Effect & Present- CC partial word on New solid layer
CC Ball
Effect & Preset -CC Ball

Solid Layer-3D

View Steps

Text-3D -> Create shape from Text.
Text-> Content (Add) Stroke- Color & Size
Delete-> Text
Shape from Text- Fill Color=None/ Stroke=18px
(Add)-Trim path (end value=0) -> (end value=100)
-Rotate Tool.
Charge classic 3D to Ray 3D
Geometric option-> Extrude Depth->Extrude Depth (increase value)

Ctrl-Y – Solid Layer

-Circle shape layer-> Stroke (Color&Size)

Ellipse path –Copy (Ctrl-C)

New Shape Layer Small Circle (Stroke None & Fill Color)

Trim Path

After Effects Shortcut Keyboard Key

View Steps

New Composition: Ctrl+N
Composition Settings: Ctrl+K
New Solid Layer: Ctrl+Y
Solid Layer Settings: Ctrl+Shift+Y
Full-screen any Panel: Place Mouse Cursor on any panel+~
Set Work Area “Start & End”: B & N
Trim Time-line to work Area: Ctrl+Shift+X
Add Footage/Image to Time-line: Ctrl+Alt+/
Fit Footage width to comp size: Ctrl+Alt+F
Go to Next Keyframe: K
Go to Previous Keyframe: J
Go to 1 Frame ahead: PageUp or Ctrl+Right Arrow
Go to 1 Frame Back: PageDown or Ctrl+Left Arrow
Move Layer order Up or Down: Ctrl+Alt+UP Arrow or Down Arrow
Shift Layer on Top or Bottom: Ctrl+Alt+UP Arrow or Down Arrow
Toggle Hold Keyframe: Ctrl+Alt+Click or Press “H”
Layer Start or End: “[” or “]”
Trim Layer on the timeline: Alt+”[” or “]”
Split layer: Ctrl+Shift+D
Free Transformation Mask: Ctrl+T
Precomposition: Ctrl+Shift+C
Adjustment Layer: Ctrl+Alt+Y

Photoshop Notes

Step 1: Pick Polygonal Lasso Tool and draw a straight outline of a flag with the help of Shift bar. Start from down.

Step 2: After making an outline of a flag, use Stroke for a blue outline of a flag, i.e. 
width: 10 px
Color: Blue
Location: Inside

Step 3: Fill the inner part of the flag with Red Color.

Step 4: Use the Elliptical Marquee Tool to make a circle shape for Sun. Then Press Delete for white Color to the Sun.

Step 5: For Moon, again make a circle with Elliptical Marquee Tool then use minus Elliptical Marquee Tool to Cut the Circle.

Step 1: Black Background

Step 2: Type Blood (White Text Colour)

Step3: Rasterize Layer

Step4: Rotate Image 90° CW

Step5: Click Filter, then Stylize Tab, the use of wind From Left to right. CTRL+F to increase wind effect

Step6: Rotate Image 90° CCW

Step7: Now select that text image layer and Go to channel tab, then add new select that channel layer then delete the text layer. After this add a new layer. Fill Red color to that layer. Press CTRL+D

Step8: Click menu Filter Gallery, Select Sketch Option and then Stamp

Light=20, Smoothness=5

Step9: Go to Channel, then Add New Channel (Alpha1)

Step10: use fx Bevel & Emboss.


Size: 5

Smoothness: 1

Press Ok

Step11: Now get back to Layer, then add a new layer and hide Blood layer by pressing the eye icon. Fill Red color to that layer.