Sept-Oct - Motion Graphics Fundamentals 6 sessions, $600. Level: Beginner
Learn the basics of animated motion graphics through a series of in-class and homework exercises. Intended for artists with a good understanding of Photoshop and/or Illustrator. Knowledge of video editing helpful but not required.
Software: Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects and Flash
Thursdays 9/17-10/15, 6:30-8:30pm
Sept-Oct - Google Fi Inspired. 4 sessions, $400. Level: Intermediate/Advanced
It's review time! Get back in the swing of things, and get your feet wet with After Effects again.
Design and animate a short film inspired by Oddfellows' Google Fi ads.
Wednesdays 9/16-10/7, 6:30-8:30pm.
Oct-Nov - Motion Graphics Portfolio. 8 sessions, $800. Level: Intermediate/Advanced
(Like After Effects 3, if NYU offered it.) Learn the hottest techniques for animating motion graphics–starting with the basics of using the graph editors, animating shape layers, creating cool transitions, scripts to kick up your workflow, file organization tips, write-on/paint-on techniques, working with bend deformers and the DUIK in a motion graphics way. Learn about easing in and out, controlling movement along curved motion paths, the principles of oscillation, ball-bounces, squash and stretch.
Software: Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Premiere, and Flash. Cinema4D a plus, but not required.
Wednesdays 10/21-12/16, no class 11/25, 6:30-8:30pm. Cost: $800
Sept-Dec - Character animation in After Effects. 12 sessions, $1200. Level: Beginner through Advanced.
Software: Photoshop, After Effects, Premiere, Flash (optional)
Mondays 9/14-12/14, no class 11/30. 6:30-8:30pm
Oct-Nov - Mixed Media to Motion. 8 sessions, $800. Level: Basic through Advanced.
Printmaking, drawing, Photoshop and After Effects.
Saturday mornings 10am-12pm, 10/3-11/21. Cost: $800