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Long Shadows After Effects Preset From Videohive

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Long Shadows Preset

Long Shadows is an After Effects preset available to purchase from

It makes creating the long shadows effect simple and easy, and it can be used on text, logos, images, even with 3rd party plug-ins like Element 3D

This look has grown in popularity in the past few years, and even if you don't own the preset, you can follow along with the tutorial to learn how easy it works.

Tips and Tricks

To get even more out of the Long Shadows preset, I recommend using it with After Effects expressions. One of the more popular expressions is Dan Ebberts Bounce Expression from MotionScript

You can copy and paste the expression below to use as I did in the tutorial example. Ensure to press Alt on the keyboard as you click the key-frame stopwatch for the setting to which you would like to add the expression.

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