Category "Daily Explorations"

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3D Visualization: Glass Renders in Cinema 4D

3D Visualization: Glass Renders in Cinema 4D Over the past several weeks, I’ve been experimenting with rendering glass materials in Cinema 4D. Below is an explanation of my process. Materials One of the things I learned was the simpler the […]

Daily Explorations: Animated Stills in After Effects

Daily Explorations: Animated Stills in After Effects For this daily explorations project, I experimented with techniques for animating still images. The main purpose of this was to figure out an interesting way to incorporate stills into my demo reel. All […]

Cel Animation: Animated Alphabet in After Effects

Cel Animation:  Animated Alphabet in After Effects In this daily explorations series, I focused on cel animation using Photoshop and After Effects to create an animated alphabet. This is my first attempt at 2D cel animation, it’s a great technique […]

Animated Backgrounds in After Effects

Animated Backgrounds in After Effects Part of my Daily Explorations series, I focused on creating animated backgrounds in After Effects for the past few weeks.  To create these backgrounds, I used a simple shape layer (square, ellipse, polygon, or star) […]

Animated Circle Bursts in After Effects

Animated Circle Bursts in After Effects For the past several weeks I’ve been getting back into doing my daily creative explorations. Instead of doing one drawing a day, I am focusing on learning more about Adobe After Effects. I spent […]