Create a smooth sliding intro in this After Effects video tutorial.In this exciting video tutorial you’ll learn how to create a sliding intro that utilizes shapes and alpha mattes. Here’s what the final product will look like:This look is fairly easy to create…it just takes a little time. After Effects fundamentals covered include:Importing Adobe Illustrator EPS FilesTiming Animations to SoundUsing the Graph Editor to Create Smooth AnimationsUsing Alpha Mattes to Reveal LayersIn the tutorial we’ll explain how to use the graph editor to smooth out animations. If you want to give your animations a more realistic feeling I strongly recommend using the graph editor. If you don’t feel like smoothing out your animations by hand there are a few tools you can use like Ease and Wizz and Motion by Mt. Mograph.Have any tips for creating a sliding intro? Share in the comments below.