Bilal Marri
I am a telecommunication engineer by trade, but graphic designer by choice. I have a great passion for VFX, video production, photography & motion graphics. I want to continue to improve my skills and hopefully inspire others.
Tutorials
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    How to Create a Curved, Extruded LogoComp%201 00000
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    In this tutorial, we will be creating a curved, extruded logo with the help of masks. Additionally, we will use few expressions and some minor tricks to control the overshooting effect, extrude, and shadow with the help of only a few keyframes.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Create a Rushing Waterfall Using ParticularTuts thumbnail waterfall
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    In this tutorial we will be creating a waterfall inside of After Effects. We will use Trapcode Particular to fake the water effect by playing with the size, opacity, and shading settings. Along the way you'll get some tips on how to make the effect as realistic as possible.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    How to Create Photo Realistic Branded Product MockupsAetuts retina logo mockups
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    In this tutorial, I will show you how to create realistic looking logo mockups in After Effects using layer styles. I will also show some small tips on how we can use a few native AE plug-ins to achieve these different looks. Let's jump in!Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    How to Build Expression-Driven Text EffectsAetuts retina expression text fx
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    In this tutorial, I would like to show you how to create some text effects by only using a single expression.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Create an Awesome 3D Stroked Outline AnimationAetuts retina 3d outlines
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    In this tutorial, I will be explaining you how to create some extruded stroke effects only using After Effects. This effect can be used effectively on any logo. You will have the freedom to choose between the extruded layers, animated strokes, and flat layers. Additionally, I will show you how to fake the flare effect to give more depth to the result.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Build a Shattering Cinematic Title OpenerAetuts retina shattering cinematic opener
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    In this tutorial I will be showing you how to create a Shattering Cinematic Logo Opener using only After Effects. The tutorial is based on some very simple tricks and tips, which we will combine to make an impressive massive final result.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Add a Particle Emitter to Different Parts of a Logo Based on Its Color RangeAetuts retina color range emitter
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    In this tutorial I will show you how to use a color from a logo as a particle emitter. I will be using the same technique as my previous tutorial to extract colors from a logo. I will then use Trapcode Particular to fake a fire effect on a specific section of the logo with a single click.Read More…
  • 3D & Motion Graphics
    Animate Different Extrusion Levels of a Logo Based on Its Color RangeAetuts retina extruded logo
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    This tutorial is based on my project Advance 3D Extrudes (2D into 3D) from Videohive. I will explain the step by step process to animate a flat logo image into a 3D extruded layer.Read More…