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Shape effect: Undulating, flowing, spinning, rippling

Community Beginner ,
Aug 25, 2021 Aug 25, 2021

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I want to explore a similar effect in AE but I have absolutely NO clue where to start. Any suggestions?

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Adobe Employee , Aug 25, 2021 Aug 25, 2021
Hi artichoked, Thanks for writing in. Creating a circle and applying Turbulent Displace to it is a good place to start. Check out the following YouTube video if you want more control on how things should go: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A4tqbUcN_Hs&ab_channel=graymachine Hope it helps. Thanks, Nishu

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Adobe Employee ,
Aug 25, 2021 Aug 25, 2021

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Hi artichoked,

 

Thanks for writing in.

Creating a circle and applying Turbulent Displace to it is a good place to start. Check out the following YouTube video if you want more control on how things should go: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A4tqbUcN_Hs&ab_channel=graymachine

Hope it helps.

 

Thanks,

Nishu

This After Effects tutorial is an exercise to reverse engineer an animation that I have seen around the Internet (and hopefully I can find them and credit th...

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Aug 26, 2021 Aug 26, 2021

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This is a great starting point and exactly what I was looking for! Thank you.

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Adobe Community Professional ,
Aug 26, 2021 Aug 26, 2021

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another way is by adding a wiggle effect to the shape and you can also add Round corners in case you want a smooth corners 

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Aug 27, 2021 Aug 27, 2021

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I had a feeling the Wiggle effect could be used for this! I'll try this out as well. Thank you!

 

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