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Adding 3D to Flash projects using After Effects

Adding 3D to Flash projects using After Effects When I started learning Adobe After Effects, I realized that it includes a number of features and effects that can not only...

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Exporting your work from Flash

Exporting your work from Flash Let's start out by first creating a simple 2D star in Flash: Launch Flash Professional 8, create a blank document, and name it star_graphic.fla....

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Importing your work into After Effects

Importing your work into After Effects After Effects saves links to the project resources as footage items in the Project panel. Footage items are then used as layers in a...

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Converting a 2D layer into a 3D layer

Converting a 2D layer into a 3D layer After Effects uses two dimensions (x, y) to display the 2D layer. When you convert the layer to a 3D layer, After...

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Animating the 3D layer

Animating the 3D layer To give you a greater understanding of the 3D layer option, give your star some dimensionality by animating it in 3D space. Animation in After Effects...

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Exporting your animation

Exporting your animation After Effects provides a variety of options for integrating an animation with Flash, such as video output, Flash video, and image sequences. You can also export a...

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Connect your desktop speakers to your computer

Connect your desktop speakers to your computer. Most computer sound cards have three 1/8 inch miniplug ports for audio, plus a MIDI port. Plug the speakers' cable into your sound...

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Burn the CD

Burn the CD. Insert a blank, writable CD into the CD burning device. Click Write CD, and choose the device you want to use to write the CD. Then, click...

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Create a new file, Record the audio and Save the file

Create a new file. Choose File > New, select the Sample Rate, Channels, and Resolution, and click OK. If you plan to burn the file to CD, select 44,100 samples...

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Connect interface outputs to the amplifier inputs

Connect interface outputs to the amplifier inputs. Connect a stereo pair of interface outputs to the Left and Right amplifier inputs. Alternatively, if your interface has multiple outputs, you can...

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Connect the microphone to the computer

Connect the microphone to the computer. Connect your microphone to your mixer or preamp. Then plug the mixer or preamp outputs into the sound card's Line In port. (If your...

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Effortlessly create sophisticated music with loops

Effortlessly create sophisticated music with loops Loops—repeating snippets of music—appear in just about every musical setting imaginable. From chart-topping pop songs to jazz standards to industrial goth metal, loops...

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