Background clean-up in After Effects

In this tutorial series, our instructor Lee Lanier demonstrates creative techniques to clean up studio backgrounds in Adobe After Effects. Learn how to extend backgrounds, fix imperfections and even out uneven lighting fast and efficient using a variety of tools in After Effects

The After Effects project files are included so that you can follow along.

About the instructor

Lee Lanier has created visual effects on numerous features films for Walt Disney Studios and PDI/DreamWorks. Lee is a world-renowned expert in the video effects field, and has written several popular high-end software books, and taught at the Gnomon School of Visual Effects in Hollywood.

Who is this course designed for?

Adobe After Effects users

Some of the topics

  • Set extension
  • Averaging backgrounds
  • Advanced keying techniques
  • Creating shadows
  • Masking
  • Tracking shapes

Software required

Adobe After Effects

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