Adobe After Effects

Advanced: Adobe After Effects (animation)

Adobe After effects enables you to create animations. In this course, we will use it for advanced full-screen animations and custom name keys to identify on-camera talent. Consult the Lynda.com playlist for a beginner-oriented After Effects tutorial: http://www.lynda.com/MyPlaylists?playlistId=6738756 A note on templates: often times, it doesn’t make sense to create a title […]

Lynda.com

Lynda.com training resources

To aid you in producing videos for CMN 324, a playlist has been curated. Review all that you might need to get up and running, but don’t watch all of the tutorials as they are quite long (10+ hours in some cases). CMN 324 Lynda Playlist. Instructions for those who […]

PDF

Convert multiple images into a multi-page PDF

Use this guide to convert multiple images (JPEGs, PNGs, GIFs) into a multi-page PDF document. Step 1: Save your image as either a JPG of PNG file. Be sure to use medium to high quality settings. Step 2: Use smallpdf.com/jpg-to-pdf to produce a PDF. Step 3: Upload this to our instructor’s desired […]

ProCom web hosting

Download FileZilla. This is the tool you will use to upload files from your computer to our web hosting server. Login using the following from a desktop lab computer inside the RCC. If you have not logged in using an RUAD account (my.ryerson.ca account), create it from a lab computer (first-time […]

Adobe InDesign

Poster Dimensions and Settings

The following guide summarizes the settings you will need to create a 22″ by 17″ (or 17″ by 22″) poster. It reviews how to save a background in PhotoShop (optional) and then how to create a correctly-sized InDesign document. The final step reviews how to save a file that can […]