Learn how to get the popular 2D animated badge look in this After Effects video tutorial.



Whether you are trying to create an animated badge or a HUD the following tutorial from Video Copilot will surely help you. In the video Andrew Kramer covers a variety of After Effects techniques including:

  • The Radio Waves Effect
  • Time Displacement
  • Using Shape Layers
  • Scale Wipes
  • Using Tint to Adjust Color
  • Time Remapping

Kramer’s way of getting this effect is much different from the “normal” way in which a designer would normally go about creating this 2D effect. If you have any recommendations for how to get this awesome effect please share in the comments below.

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Know of any other ways to get this awesome effect? Share in the comments below.