Learn how to use the shape tools to create masks that reveal, hide, or manipulate a specific area or portion of your composition.
- In Adobe After Effects CC, select a layer, then choose a Shape tool.
- Click and drag over a portion of the comp to create a mask.
- Use the Selection tool to select the mask and reposition it.
- Click the Mask layer to adjust the path, feather, opacity and expansion values.
Contributors: Infinite Skills, Jeff Sengstack