Adding a Distorted Face Effect in After Effects

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This effect was mastered by Andrew Kramer from Video CoPilot in his Demon Face tutorial.  I don't cover his techniques in my video so his tutorial is somewhat of a pre requisite to mine.

I wanted to take it and adapt it to a character, which required a few changes.  Tracking points, green screen, navigating to CS5.5 stabilizer (since it defaults to Warp Stabilizer), and removing the tracking points are some of the tips that I cover in this tutorial.


Distorted Face Effect

Batman movie

Since I mentioned the ‘Batman' movie in the tutorial above, I thought it would be good to include it so you can see the effect in a real life application.

So, would you ever use this?


(cover photo credit: luke created a special into pic)


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