QC Design Department Blog

(tech) Graphic Design
Prosthetic Knowledge
UX in Motion
UX Gifs

Photoshop Tutorials:
Keyboard Shortcuts
Advanced Keyboard Shortcuts
Animating Gifs
Animation basics

Premiere Tutorials:
DSLR Stop Motion Tutorial
Lynda: Transcoding Files from SD Card
Lynda: Playing, marking, and subclipping shots

After Effects Tutorials:
AE Keyboard Shortcuts

+Creating Animated Characters + Puppets (4 hours)
+After Effects 2017, Essential Training (4 hours)
Intro to Keyframes
Anchor Point Fundamentals
Intro to Keying

Getting Started w/ Terry White (1 hour)

Justin Odisho Youtube
+Basic Text Effects
+ Masking Text + Flash Effect

Working w/ Masks
Rotoscoping Exercise
“Writing” Text w/ Stroke + Pen Tool
5 Quick Expressions
Final Composition: Compositions in Compositions + Sequencing

Twelve Principles of Animation
+ The Original Text! – From The Illusion of Life by Frank Thomas + Ollie Johnston
+ Disney’s Frank + Ollie Website
+ 12 Principles as Animated Gifs Tumblr

+ Alan Becker 12 Principle Tutorials:
1. Squash and Stretch
2. Anticipation
3. Staging
4. Straight Ahead & Pose to Pose
5. Follow Through and Overlapping Action
6. Slow In and Slow Out
7. Arcs
8. Secondary Action
9. Timing
10. Exaggeration
11. Solid Drawing
12. Appeal