Oct 17, 2016

AE: Expressions Basics

Get started working with expressions in After Effects. No prior experience with code required, and in a few minutes you'll be ready to work on your own to create new expressions and learn how to use functions you need as you go along.

Jul 12, 2016

AE: Using Text Animators



The expression mentioned:
if(textIndex % 2 > 0){selectorValue}else{-selectorValue}

Jun 3, 2016

AE: Building a Selection Box shaped by 2 Nulls with Expressions



We'll have 2 null objects in the scene that will define the corners of a box. Just like the clicks in creating a rectangle with the marquee tool, the first null defines the origin, and the other is the direction the box goes in. Take this as an exercise in understanding how expressions work with different properties, and hey, you could learn something useful.

So, let's figure this out.

Feb 8, 2016

Expressions Library


Welcome! Here you'll find pre-written expressions that you can copy into your projects. I've done my best to explain how they work! I'll update this post as often as I find new and useful expressions.

And remember to Save before applying.
You have been warned!