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Animation of letters filling

Oct 14, 2013 10:16 AM

Tags: #animation #end #stroke_effect

Is it possible to animate text/object with 'end' in after effects just like you do with strokes? How can I achieve this? See the video and you'll understand what I wan't to achieve.

Guy showing of the 'end' animation on stroke



Using Adobe After Effects CC

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    Oct 14, 2013 10:54 AM   in reply to tommielag

    You'll want to use the completed text as a track matte, and animate something filling up on the layer below.  Or just shoot some video of a liquid filling a clear container and use it.


    And to learn AE, don't count on lame tutorials from high school kids on YouTube. 

    Get your info from the pros.

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    Oct 14, 2013 1:01 PM   in reply to Dave LaRonde

    I think you want something like this. It's just a text layer as a track matte over footage of water filling a container.


    Screen Shot 2013-10-14 at 1.00.22 PM.png

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