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Apple Motion Training Philadelphia

Apple Motion

Motion is the perfect companion to Final Cut Pro. Designed with editors in mind, Motion features a familiar interface that lets you easily motion graphics for Final Cut Pro.

Where is it?

Training Philadelphia
1650 Market Street
Suite 3600
Philadelphia, PA

What’s included

  • Free after-class support
  • Hands-on practice throughout
  • Course Certificate
  • Free retake policy

Why choose us?

  • Small class sizes
  • Top instructors
  • Better practice exercises
  • Free after-class support
  • Money Back guarantee
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Most classes are guaranteed to run. Training is available on your choice of Mac or PC.

Motion
3 Days | 9am to 4pm | $1295 PLUS TAX

Prerequisite: Final Cut Pro editing course

This three-day workshop gives students a solid introduction to Motion, Apple’s motion graphics application. The course covers interface fundamentals, particles, blend modes, layer organization, fundamental multi-layer editing techniques and advanced text effects.

Getting Started

  • » the interface
  • » creating and transforming objects
  • » controlling the timing pane
  • » setting essential preferences»
  • » customizing the keyboard
  • » smooth preview playback
  • » introducing markers and audio
  • » adding assets to a project
  • » using the library
  • » working with layers and groups
  • » using blend modes

Animating with Behaviors

  • » adding and adjusting behaviors
  • » adding multiple behaviors
  • » trimming and sliding behaviors
  • » using custom presets to create a slideshow

Keyframing

» animating manually using keyframes » using the record button » using the keyframe editor » combining keyframes and behaviors

Working with Text

  • » adding and formatting text
  • » using text styles
  • » the transform glyph tool
  • » animating text
  • » working with text on a path
  • » creating credit rolls

Working with Video Footage

  • » match move: four-corner pin
  • » match move: transform
  • » stabilization
  • » retiming footage with behaviors

Using Filters

  • » applying and adjusting filters
  • » applying multiple filters
  • » timing a style with filters

Using Masks and Shapes

  • » creating and adjusting shapes
  • » using shape behaviors
  • » creating and adjusting masks
  • » creating masks with objects

Keying Green Screen Footage

  • » compositing green screen footage
  • » refining a key
  • » refining a green screen composite
  • » color-correcting elements

Using Advanced Creation Tools

  • » understanding generators
  • » applying text generators
  • » creating particle systems
  • » making adjustments to a particle system
  • » using particle behaviors
  • » creating paint strokes
  • » animating paint strokes
  • » using the replicator
  • » replicating video

Working in 3D

  • » viewing a scene in different layouts
  • » working with lights
  • » adjusting lighting and reflectivity
  • » creating and adjusting shadows
  • » creating replicators in 3d
  • » creating particles in 3d
  • » creating text in 3D

Controlling Cameras

  • » working with cameras
  • » creating depth of field
  • » using camera behaviors
  • » create interest with the focus behavior
  • » animating cameras with camera framing

Working with Audio

  • » adding and adjusting audio
  • » adding audio markers

Exporting and Sharing Files

  • » sharing files
  • » creating a pre-render
  • » archiving a project

Working with Rigs and Templates

  • » creating drop zones
  • » setting up rigs: slider rigs
  • » setting up rigs: pop-up rigs
  • » making templates for motion
  • » making templates for final cut pro


Dates

  • Runs on request for 3 or more people
  • Number of students


    Preferred date



"I loved the practice exercises and the fact that we could ask questions outside the box. We learned about typography and the printing process in addition to InDesign." Janice, Colliers

Cancellation & Rescheduling Policy

Cancellations

» All cancellations and rescheduling requests must be made in writing and emailed to info@trainingphiladelphia.com.

» Cancellations made more than 10 business days before the course begins qualify for a full refund less a $75 administration fee.

» Cancellations made less than 10 business days before the course begins are not eligible for a refund but classes may be rescheduled.

» Cancellations made within 48 hours of the start time are not eligible for a refund and may not be rescheduled.

» We are not able to offer refunds or rescheduling for no-shows or uncompleted courses.

Rescheduling

» Rescheduling requests made 10 days before the course begins are free. Rescheduling that takes place less than 10 days before the course begins will incur a $75 administration fee. We do not charge for student substitutions at any time.

» While we make every effort to deliver classes as scheduled, we reserve the right to reschedule previously confirmed classes for a variety of reasons including but not exclusively, the illness of the Trainer. In such cases, we will inform the Client as soon as possible of the new dates.