How To Animate a Photo - The 2.5D Effect

The Creators Project 2013-11-18 08:24 tutorial  > After Effects  > compositing

Learn how to create motion in still photographs.

A technique made popular in the film The Kid Stays In The Picture. In the tutorial above, Joe Fellows shows us how he's able to bring photos to life using the parallax effect with Photoshop and After Effects.

Author: The Creators Project Editor: Michal Franczak
Tags: animate
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errah04:51:15  |  19-11-2013
Amazing.....thx fo sharing...
walethijau11:16:14  |  25-11-2013
WOW, very interesting....good
logishape19:21:19  |  26-11-2013  |  27-03-2014
hey mate - nice little tutorial. Presumably the textures on the spinning balls were done using a 3d app? Theres no way to get that 3d rotation in AE is there??


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