Andrew Devis continues the look at the various methods for creating extruded 3D text and shapes in After Effects by means of native tools, or by third party plugins. In Part Two, Andrew shows how to use the Shatter Effect to create depth.

“In this second tutorial on extruding 3D text and shapes in After Effects, Andrew Devis demonstrates how to use the shatter effect to create some stylish and fast rendering 3D text and shapes. In addition to this, Andrew also shows how to apply and animate textures to the extruded items as well as how to create shadows from your creation.”