Text Animation

In this next activity, we’re going to take a look at some of the ways Cinema 4D is used to animated text. But first, let’s take a look at one of the industry’s most renowned title designer, Saul Bass.

After watching the video above, please complete this short quiz.

The following video will introduce some of the tools commonly used to create text animation in Cinema 4D. While it covers some of the basics, by no means does it cover everything that’s possible. After watching the video, try to recreate the title animation of one of your favorite films. A good resource to see the opening credits of films is The Art of the Title website, which is actually sponsored by Maxon the makers of Cinema 4D.

If you have any questions, please post them in the comments below or send me an email at cdiego@bmcc.cuny.edu