Spent some time trying to recreate the effect (link below) in premiere, but couldn't achieve the desired effect. Are there any tutorials or can you explain how to achieve the sliding transitions? I'm a beginner/intermediate AE user and didn't want to spend hours manually trying to recreate the effect if there is a simpler solution. Thanks!
There are lots of animated masks and duplicate layers in the video. Or animated, masked solids used as track mattes. Or shape layers used as track mattes. There are a few ways to skin this particular cat in AE