Adobe After Effects CC 2023: How To Create Filmstrip Offset Effect

This tutorial will show you how to use the Offset Effect to create a repeating vertical filmstrip transition in Adobe After Effects CC 2023.

Super 8mm Filmstrip Video:

Projector Sound Effect (Envato Elements):

Keyboard Shortcuts:
Alt/Option + [Bracket Keys]: Trim Clips to Play-Head

00:00  Intro: About This Tutorial
00:14  Overview of Project
00:47  Add Adjustment Layer
01:02  Effects & Presets: Offset
01:17  Effect Controls: Offset Anchor Point
01:48  Animate ‘Shift Center To’ property
02:18  Add Keyframes
02:41  Change Y Position Value (5940)
03:01  Overshoot Animation
03:25  Add Projector Sound Effect

Software Used:
Adobe After Effects CC 2023 (Click To Try or Buy)

  1. How To Add Offset Effect in Adobe After Effects CC 2023:

    1. Create a New Composition
    2. Add Layers & Pre-Comps
    3. Create a New Adjustment Layer
    4. Go to ‘Effects & Presets’ panel
    5. Search for ‘Offset’
    6. Drag Offset to Adjustment Layer

    How To Animate Offset Effect in Adobe After Effects CC 2023:

    1. Go to Effect Controls
    2. Locate ’Shift Center To’ property
    3. Click on Anchor Point’
    4. Drag to center of Composition Window
    5. Drag CTI to position on Timeline to start animation
    6. Click on Stopwatch next to ‘Shift Center To’
    7. Drag CTI forward in time
    8. Change Value of Y Position (I entered 5940)
    9. Drag CTI to beginning and tap Spacebar to preview

Questions, Comments, Feedback?

My Gear List:

My Amazon Store:

My YouTube Channel: