After Effects Vacuum Effect

For a recent motion graphics project that I was working on, I needed to use a sucking-in vacuum effect where some logos were being sucked into a TV. Not being a motion graphics expert and jumping into after effects for the first time in a while, I first went searching ┬ásome forums to see if anyone else asked the question and had gotten answers. Indeed people have asked how to get this affect, but not too many useful answers were out there. Fortunately, I was able to put together something I was happy with and wanted to show anyone that’s interested how the effect was achieved.

Here’s an example of what it will look like:

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Oscars 09 Ballot project

I have a new flash project up that I’ve been working on for a few months on and off.

This is an Oscars ballot site that was set up for my family and friends. I used a bit of practical Papervision3D for the ballot selection and Aftereffects for the transitions. It was a fun project, but now it’s time to move on to the next project, the personal portfolio site redesign.