1. Covers the essentials of Trapcode Particular, a particle generating plug-in for After Effects that also happens to be the greatest plug-in of all-time!


    Watch more AE tutorials and download free resources at: danstevers.com

    Dust – 2:35
    Rain – 9:40
    Snow – 14:50
    Sparks – 18:44
    Firework – 23:03
    Layer Emitters – 25:34
    Custom Particles – 31:40
    Snow w/ Custom Particles – 36:25
    Light Emitters – 41:41

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  2. Learn how to do a killer mechanical type transition in After Effects.

    Project Files: danstevers.com/blog/tutorials/mechanical-build/

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  3. Learn how to bring a character to life in After Effects.

    Download Project Files Here: danstevers.com/blog/tutorials/character-animation/

    Bible Squishies Animation Pack: danstevers.com/blog/tutorials/bible-squishies/


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  4. Learn to create a hinging type transition in After Effects.

    *With special guest Lily the cockatiel


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  5. A tutorial that addresses the inherent problems in duplicating comps in After Effects with Dan Stevers. Watch in HD!

    Features a script True Comp Duplicator from AEscripts.com


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