Using Paths to Paint Strokes in Photoshop

Vector Paths have always been a more effective drawing tool than Rasters when it comes to flexibility and edit-ability. Using them in Photoshop to paint onto bitmaps can prove to be an incredibly useful way of working. In this post I’ll be explaining one technique for drawing rasters with vector paths in Photoshop that I […]

Automating Keyframe Animations in After Effects (part 2)

Continuing our guide to Animating with Keyframes using automated techniques, in this part we are looking at using Paths to animate Properties.   Step 1: Create a Path Using the Pen tool, create a Mask Path on a Background layer of your choice. Step 2: Copy the Path Once created, open the Mask (press M). […]

Automating Keyframe Animations in After Effects (part 1)

Keyframe Editing can be a time consuming affair in After Effects. This is particularly the case when those Keyframes are part of some experimental/conceptual composition or when consistent timing is important (music videos for example). This method is a great time saver, and is also very simple to apply. I don’t count it will get […]