Similar to my post on scripting, this is intended to be a roundup of a bunch of resources for learning expressions. I’m focusing less on specific tutorials and more on broader-picture materials.
If you’re looking for ways to manage and store your expressions, I’ve got another post all about that.
Looking for scripting resources? Check out this post!
- Workbench is amazing. Joe is amazing. This is all great.
- Animoplex – World of Expressions
- Super comprehensive!
- MotionScript – AE Expressions
- Old school cool
- Ukramedia: Expressions Tutorials
- School of Motion: Expression Session (I taught this one!)
- fxphd: After Effects Expressions Bootcamp
- Ukramedia: Learn After Effects Expressions 1.0
- Motion Design School: Expressions Trip
- Docs for Adobe AE Expressions Reference
- This is based on the official link below, but with a bunch more community-driven content and specific caveats or use cases noted.
- Adobe Expression Language Reference
- Straight from the horse’s mouth!
- Adobe Forums: AE Expressions
- aenhancers Expressions Forum
- Old old forum with very infrequent posts, but a lot of pertinent, still-relevant data here.