Motion Hero

After Effects Short Course

Motion Hero is an online After Effects short course that will teach how to concept, design and animate a motion project.


What You Will Learn:

  • How to concept a project and come up with ideas.
  • How to take a concept into an actual design.
  • How to Animate a complete project in After Effects.
  • 5 Professional training videos. 
  • Actual techniques you can use for paid projects.

Learn Techniques for Paid Projects

This After Effects Intermediate Short Course is the start to finish process from how to concept a project, design and finally animate a complete motion graphics project. This covers actual techniques I use as a working professional to deliver projects for paying clients.

Syllabus Breakdown

Lesson 1: Design & Inspiration

What makes a good Motion Graphics?

  • What sort of animation do you want to create?

  • How to Create a Design Mood Folder.

  • Resources for Design inspiration.

  • How to concept a Motion Graphics Design.

Lesson 2: Motion Design

Take a concept and create a design.

  • Cover Profession tips for motion artists.

  • Look at the 4 main design elements I like to use.

  • Breakdown of some good designs.

  • How to choose elements for your Motion Graphics projects.

Lesson 3: Creating frames

We Create frames in After Effects.

  • More Profession tips for motion artists.

  • How to start laying out your design in After Effects.

  • Creating a series of frames for your animation.

  • Create elements for your Motion Graphics projects.

Lesson 4: Animation Part 1

How to animate our project in After Effects.

  • How to animate our project.

  • Creating animated typography.

  • Creating typography transitions.

  • Animate images into your project.

Lesson 5: Animation Part 2

How to animate our project in After Effects.

  • Animating shapes and effects.

  • Animate cool zoom transitions.

  • Animate circle transition.

  • Finalise our Motion Graphics Project.

Taught by a Motion Professional

With 10 years of working experience, meet your new instructor Ross aka "Flat Pack FX". If you've watched any of our training before you know that Ross makes learning easy with his positive attitude and very clear teaching style.

Below is the actual project you will be making in Adobe After Effects.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is this course for me?

This course is useful for Motion Artists, Students, Graphic Designers, Animators, People with an interest in Motion Graphics & Motion Design or anyone looking to understand the process of how to design and make Motion Graphics from start to finish.

Can I start the course anytime? How long do I have the course for?

Anytime you wish! Once you purchase the course you can complete it in your free time, online and whenever suits you. The course is online and you will have access for as long as we operate, please take your time!

What is the money back guarantee?

If you're disappointed for whatever reason, we'll refund you within 30 days after the purchase. You can purchase with peace of mind that our course will scratch your itch. If you have used a discount coupon or promotion please keep in mind that you will not be eligible for the refund.

I'm a beginner to After Effects can I still complete this course?

This is an intermediate course, meaning some prior After Effects knowledge is preferred but not necessary. As long as you follow the lessons carefully you will be able to follow along just fine. If you're new too After Effects maybe consider our beginner course first.

Where do I access the course?

The course and all course materials are 100% online. Upon purchasing the series you can login and access all the material you need to complete the course.

Do I need After Effects to complete this course?

Yes, you can simply download a FREE trial version of After Effects. If you have an Adobe Cloud based subscription you can simply install After Effects from your desktop app.