Intro to Adobe AfterEffects

  Begin NEW COMPOSITION:  CMD + N Comp NAME:  “nameDEMO” Preset: HDTV 1080 29.97: 1920px X 1080px frames/sec: 29.97 Duration: 15s. = 0;00;15;00 Background color: WHITE Immediately SAVE : CMD +S Make sure new AE file is in AE1DEMO folder Add YOUR NAME to the front: “nameAE1DEMO” IMPORT ASSETS: CMD+I Only choose the .png of “lionlogo” file IF files included

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Citizen Kane

CITIZEN KANE (1941, director Orson Welles; cinematographer Gregg Toland) CITIZEN KANE is often listed by critics as the greatest film of all time. There are shots and ideas and plot structure that had never been seen before in an American movie (or in any mainstream movie). It was very controversial when it opened. William Randolph Hearst, the newspaper magnate, tried

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Summer Internships/Fellowships

The Application for CTE Summer Internships will not let you save. You must log on and complete the application all in one sitting. Therefore, write your answers to the three questions before you log on to the application. Through your work in this internship, we hope that you will have an opportunity to further develop a talent or skill. What

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Worklogs & Grades

By now you know that you need to regularly update Worklogs. Worklogs should list for each day: What project did you work on and what tasks did you do? Also, Worklog must list any out-of-class hours (time that you put in outside of regular class period). A lot of students left the second marking period Worklog blank. Those students received

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Person on the Street Interviews

Each team will create a Person-on-the-Street Video. The theme of the PoS videos is EDUCATION. STEP 1: THE QUESTIONS Your team must come up with 3 questions that you will ask your interview subjects. These must NOT be Yes-No questions. The questions should be prompts to get your interview subjects to talk/explain/tell stories. The three questions should be on a common theme,

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Implied Action

PLAYING WITH SPACE & TIME (part 1): Each team will make an Implied Action video. This short video must include: One Implied Action incident where you focus on the action One Implied Action incident where you focus on reactions to the action A scene where two people are in two different places, but you edit it together to make it

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Types of Shots

Go to this page for Samples of Camera Shots. Each team will make a video showing someone crossing the courtyard. The shots should go together to form a short movie, so CONTINUITY is important (Mr. Machtay will discuss this word). Don’t try to make it too complicated. But if you can create a little story, go for it! WHY DID

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