Lesson6-8

Steve and the Alien AS Series: 6-8: Animating Alien Looking Up

Need a free trial of Anime Studio Pro 8?  Click here to get one! For the final exterior shot, we will create a close-up of the Alien laying on the ground and looking up at the UFO.  This will give a point of reference to the Alien’s location (and show that he survived the crash) […]

Lesson6-7

Steve and the Alien AS Series: 6-7: Animating Alien Fall Close-Up

Need a free trial of Anime Studio Pro 8?  Click here to get one! Like the “UFO getting shot” sequence, this clip will be spliced in when we get to the editing phase.  By bringing in a few assets from our previous project files, you will create a close-up shot of the Alien falling out […]

Lesson6-6

Steve and the Alien AS Series: 6-6: Animating the Tumbling Van

Need a free trial of Anime Studio Pro 8?  Click here to get one! This is probably the second most extensive animated shot you will do for this series.  This shot requires a lot of tweening and camera movements.  We also throw in an effect where we will need to disable Anime Studio’s default frame […]

Lesson6-5

Steve and the Alien AS Series: 6-5: Animating Van Missing the Turn

Need a free trial of Anime Studio Pro 8?  Click here to get one! This short tutorial shows how to animate the van missing the turn on the road.  This will be similar to Lesson 6-2 as we have the van drive to the right of the screen and have the camera pan slightly. Like […]

Lesson6-4

Steve and the Alien AS Series: 6-4: Animating UFO Getting Shot

Need a free trial of Anime Studio Pro 8?  Click here to get one! The sequence we will be animating for this tutorial involves the UFO getting hit by the Alien’s bullets.  While this may not make sense right now, this shot will be spliced in between Lesson 6-3′s clip when the Alien is firing his weapon. […]

Lesson6-3

Steve and the Alien AS Series: 6-3: Animating the Alien Shooting Sequence

Need a free trial of Anime Studio Pro 8?  Click here to get one! Lesson 6-3 is perhaps the most extensive animation work you will tackle during the duration of this project.  Many variables will come into play here, including the animation of the alien, the van’s back doors opening, the van moving, the background […]

Lesson6-2

Steve and the Alien AS Series: 6-2: Animating the UFO Chase

Need a free trial of Anime Studio Pro 8?  Click here to get one! We will be animating the profile shot where the UFO chases the van in this tutorial.  This will be a pretty simple process which includes tweening and minor camera movements. Like always, make sure you don’t’ override any of your previous project […]

Lesson6-1

Steve and the Alien AS Series: 6-1: Animating Van’s Introduction

Need a free trial of Anime Studio Pro 8?  Click here to get one! Lesson 6 is all about animating the exterior shots of the project.  First, we will start with the highway front angle shot when the van leaps into the air and lands on the road.  This is a pretty simple shot, requiring […]