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After Effects Apprentice, 2nd Edition by Chris Trish Meyer

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Getting Started

How to use this book, terminology, and tech support

Learning any new piece of software can be as frustrating as it is rewarding – especially if you are unfamiliar with how it works or what a book is trying to tell you to do. Although we know you’re probably anxious to jump right in, please take a few moments to read these introductions – we promise they will help reduce your stress level:

•  This Getting Started section explains how to use this book and its associated files.

•  The following Pre-Roll section will help familiarize you with the lay of the land inside After Effects including the user interface, plus explain how projects are structured.

In a program as broad as After Effects, there are features you will use almost ...

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