Chapter: Compositing Tools and Techniques
Topic: Compositing or Layering
You’ve created several dozen objects in Adobe Illustrator , and now you want to animate them in After Effects . Problem: No matter what you try, the objects don’t come into After Effects as individual layers, but as one single layer. The preventative solution would have been to create each of your objects on its own separate layer in Illustrator. But, since it’s too late for that now, what can you do short of manually moving each of your objects into a new layer? I’ll tell you.