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DMA Online:
Fundamentals of Visual Effects

Fundamentals of Visual Effects

Experiment. Design. Effect.

In Fundamentals of Visual Effects, students will build a foundation of visual effects by experimenting with various design challenges and activities inside Adobe After Effects, the same software as professional visual effects artists. Hands on challenges teach students how to create and manage motion layers, work with photoshop layers and create keyframe animations. Experience the 3D environment inside After Effects and unlock the power of your imagination. Register for this course >>

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Course Details

Learn everything you need to know about Fundamentals of Visual Effects.

Program Info

Ages: 10+
Cost: $95
Hours: Any!

Hardware + Software

Adobe After Effects*
Adobe Photoshop*
DMA’s Learning Management System

Learning Outcomes

You’ll learn how to use Adobe After Effects to create animations and motions while creating and managing layers of effects.

What You Create

Each student will create a compilation to assemble a visual effects demo reel.

*Adobe offers a free trial of their applications found here. If you wish to purchase, Adobe offers a generous education discount for any teen enrolled in school.

Register for Fundamentals of Visual Effects

Registering will give you access to this course for one year from the date of purchase.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How long are DMA Online courses available?

DMA Online courses are available for a minimum of one year after release. Courses will only be deactivated if they become too out of date or technologically infeasible. If you purchase a DMA Online course and can’t complete it in a reasonable amount of time before it is deactivated, we will be happy to move you into a related and more recent course free of charge.

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