Animate A Flying Bird With Path Keyframes In After Effects

Chris Zachary shows how to animate a high-speed flying bird in After Effects.

Chris Zachary shows you can get a more classic-animated look to the bird with hold keyframes.
With After Effects, it is easy for users who are not experienced in video editing or animation software solutions like Final Cut Pro X/02 by Apple Inc., which costs thousands of dollars per year licensing fee–to make their own videos without having any previous knowledge about how these programs work on deeper levels than what most people need at first glance when using them intuitively instead doing things out right away unlike some beginners may think they should do just because.

The tutorial is short but covers many tips like using path keyframe looping expressions, wiggle paths and camera shake for extra motion. It also teaches you how to make your own video effects with snap zooms!