Beautiful Lighting & Shading in After Effects with Layer Styles

By Ben Marriott on youtube.com

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In this video, you'll learn how to add realistic 3D lighting and shading to 2D layers in After Effects. You'll use layer styles such as Inner Shadow, Inner Glow, Bevel and Emboss, and Gradient Overlay to create the 3D look. You'll also learn how to add reflections from other objects and how to use layer styles on pre-comp elements for more advanced shading.