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Welcome to After Effects: Masks, Shapes, and Rotoscoping

This post is part of a series called Welcome to After Effects.
Welcome to After Effects: Color Correction
Welcome to After Effects: 3D, Tracking, and Stabilization

This 10-part series has been designed to help anyone starting out in the world of After Effects. In this episode, we'll take a look at how to create masks and how to manipulate mask settings. We will also learn how to create shape layers and explore the differences between shapes and masks. Finally, we'll learn how to rotoscope and how to minimize your rotoscoping workflow. Enjoy...

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