Creating a Motion Blur

Lesson 37

In this lesson, add a Motion Blur operator to a nested composite to enhance the look of an animation.


A Motion Blur operator samples frames on either side of the current frame and blends them together. This blending of frames creates the same effect as shooting with a camera that has a slow shutter speed. Depending on where in the composite you add a Motion Blur operator, it can produce different effects. For example, you can blur the motion in a shot or you can blur the motion of a layer as it moves across the frame.

In this lesson:

  • Nest a composite via the Schematic view.

  • Apply Motion Blur operator ...

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