Create Animated Shape Layer Outlines from any Shape (using masks) – Tutorial

Here’s a quick tutorial on creating animated outlines for any object using shape layers – and by proxy – creating shape layers using masks.

It’s a very easy process. Just kind of specific and, in this tut, we cover the basics.

Feel free to explore the idea and share anything you come up with.

Here is an animation I made recently where I sort of figured this technique out:

Media Barometer – animated infographic from JesseCervantes on Vimeo.

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