Creating Light Rays With Standard After Effects Tools

Chetal Gazdar shows how you can get a great god rays (light ray) effect in After Effects using only Ae native tools.

In this tutorial, you’ll learn to create a fire effect that looks like it’s coming out of the screen. The basics are all about pre-composing in After Effects and working with greyscale images for some cool results!

The CC Radial Fast Blur effect is a unique and creative tool in the world of computer graphics, where it can be used to create an eerily beautiful light ray. Chetal also shows how he colorizes his final piece using Colorama!