Mikey Borup shares his method for creating vector animated accents in After Effects. Animated accents can add more polish to your project by highlighting or “stinging” certain elements on the screen – and there are plenty of ways that they can be made.

Here Mikey offers a look into his process for creating some vector animated accents in Ae, setting up a bit of automation in areas that make it flexible for animation.


More Resources for Creating Animated Accents in Ae.

Mt. Mograph, Matt Jylkka demonstrated how to create some interesting animated accents with a look into creating a “gamer tag” in the post Adding Animation Accents to Motion Graphics.

He also refined and simplified the process a bit in the post Easily Creating Accented Geometric Explosions in After Effects.

Taking things a step further, Matt also created a freely available script that lets you create animated accents. Check out the post Create Accent Effects in Ae Easily With the Effortless Accents Script for more information.

Some of the links on lesterbanks are "affiliate links", a link with a special tracking code. This means if you click on an affiliate link and purchase the item, we will receive an affiliate commission. The price of the item is the same whether it is an affiliate link or not. Regardless, we only recommend products or services we believe will add value to our readers. By using the affiliate links, you are helping support our Website, and we genuinely appreciate your support.