The 18th After Effects Study

NAB Show Review | Experts Sessions

In collaboration with AE User Group Japan, MotionElements is proud to present to you the exclusive coverage of the 18th AE Study, held in Tokyo on 27th Apr 2016.

This seminar covered the latest Adobe Creative Cloud updates from NAB2016 and includes reviews, tips and tricks from Japan's top VFX creators.

All video recordings of the seminar are free to watch after registration/login.

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NAB Show 2016 Review by Japanese VFX Experts


Japanese VFX experts review the latest technologies unveiled at the recent NAB Show 2016 in Las Vegas, including the latest tools and updates for 8K, VR, 360º video and the new Lytro camera!

Creating Virtual Reality (VR) in AE & Using


Virtual Reality is all the rage as a buzzword right now. But how is a 360º video made? Founder and Director of Composition Inc, Tatsuro Ogata, introduces the process of stitching together different views to make a seamless virtual landscape.

Guest Speakers:

  • Tatsuro Ogata 緒方達郎 | Composition Inc

Storyboard Animatics and an Intro to Mocha


Storyboarding has evolved from its humble pen-and-paper origins. Producer/Director Kazuya Hayashi shows how by using Creative Cloud tools, you can now bring your sketches to life and better visualise your end product. He also gives some tips on how to use the powerful Planner Tracker and Uber-key functions with Mocha in After Effects to better enhance your projects.

Guest Speakers:

  • Kazuya Hayashi 林和哉 | Producer/Director

How to Create Blockbuster Effects


Motion Graphics/VFX Artist Takayuki Sato has worked on recent Hollywood projects such as Iron Man 2, Total Recall, GI Joe, Thor, Battleship and Arthur. Here he guides us through the process of creating one of his most well-known graphic effects from his viral short film, The Moment of Beauty.

Guest Speakers:

  • Takayuki Sato 佐藤隆之 | Motion Graphics / VFX Artist

The Endless Possibilities of “Particular” in AE


Artist BaKaAfter is famous for creating beautiful motion graphics in After Effects, from stunning lightshows to music videos. He explains his thought process of creating some of his recent works, all of which were made using 'Particular' in After Effects.

Guest Speakers:

  • BaKaAfter バカアフター |

Guest Speakers

Yoshihiro Enatsu 江夏由洋

Marimo Records

Tatsuro Ogata 緒方達郎

Composition Inc

Takayuki Sato 佐藤隆之

Motion Graphics / VFX Artist

BaKaAfter バカアフター

Kazuya Hayashi 林和哉


Seigo Furuta 古田正剛

Field Marketing Manager / Adobe Systems