In this tutorial we are going to create a pop up message which can be used in your After Effects projects in various ways. Imagine that you have an object in your scene. By using the pop up message, you can simulate that an object is saying something. The design of the popup is fairly simple; it uses a conventional design pattern which might be seen in various web and mobile applications.

There are basic requirements that a user needs to be acquainted with in order to comprehend the steps within the tutorial. Among these are:

  • creating basic shapes
  • using keyframes for animations
  • understanding the null object
  • your patience and time

Let’s get started, shall we?

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Author: Jakub Ferenc