Animating Spray Paint and Stencil Effect

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Animating Spray Paint and Stencil Effect

in this tutorial I am going to show you how to create a spray paint effect using After Effects.


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  • Submitted By - Shekhar

  • Submitted on - 2008-04-15 12:14:08


It’s a fairly simple process but I’ve got a few tricks that you may not have thought of.

1.) Open After Effects
Lets create a composition that is 720×540 and call it “final stencil”.

2.) Make Paint
Now we are going to make a spray paint effect. There are lots of different ways to achieve a spray paint effect. I will show you two different techniques in this tutorial. First, create an adjustment layer that is the size of the composition and call it “paint 1″. Apply “vector paint” to this layer. Change your vector paint settings to look something like this.    More detail...

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