Using After Effects and some composite tricks – such as “blending modes, alpha mattes and simple expression techniques,” Maia promises that after you master the techniques, “you’ll be able to apply the same processes to your own character animations and to more complex projects.” (See screenshots below featuring Maia’s graffiti stop motion animation that he uses to demonstrate the process).
I did some additional research into Maia’s background, and discovered the online portfolio for his London-based creative animation, design and live-action studio, Cake. The beautifully designed Website offers plenty of visual eye candy for your motion graphics, animation, editing and graphic design inspiration. Check out some examples below and more on Cake’s Website here.
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