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Working with Shape Layers in Adobe After Effects CC (2015 release)

Chapter Description

Shape layers make it easy to create expressive backgrounds and intriguing results. You can animate shapes, apply animation presets, and add Repeaters to intensify their impact. Learn how in this chapter from Adobe After Effects CC Classroom in a Book (2015 release).

Review questions

  1. What is a shape layer, and how do you create one?
  2. How can you quickly create multiple copies of a shape?
  3. How can you snap one layer to another?
  4. What does the Twist path operation do?
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