Rickard Bengtsson looks at creating chains in After Effects that will animate forming around an object by using only After Effects standard tools and some simple techniques for an effective result.

Check out the tutorial for Creating Animated Chains Forming Around an Object in After Effects here.

Rickard Bengtsson writes: In today’s tutorial we’ll take a look at animated chains forming around, and locking in an object. We’ll start by creating the chain in a way that allows it to organically animate in. We’ll then position them around our logo and add in a dynamic closing padlock to keep things safe and secure. 🙂

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