TYPE-O-MATIC is an After Effects animation tool for designers and motiongraphers developed by Hamo Studio.

TYPE-O-MATIC is a project file for After Effects that gives you power to animate any font in a few steps.

TYPE-O-MATIC offers three different ways for creating easy, quick and customizable type animation –┬áThe Controller, Masked and Unfold.




The Controller

By animating the solid Controller_xx in the “Controller_xx” composition, all solid’s transformations properties are applied to all characters in “alphabet” composition.

Masked

Creating an animation in the composition “modify_this_Mask” you’ll be creating a mask animation applied to all characters in the “alphabet” composition.

Unfold

Moving the keyframe in the “alphabet” composition you’ll be modifying the unfold type velocity.

How To Use TYPE-O-MATIC

  1. Download project files.
  2. Import the controller.aep, masked.aep or unfold.aep to the library.
  3. Open change_font_HERE! composition, select all layers and choose font.
  4. Open alphabet composition, select and copy the letters you need to form a word.
  5. Create a new composition, paste and composite the letters.
  6. Render scene

Samples

1. Peanuts – The Controller

2. Cars – The Controller

3. Geometry – Masked

4. Chyron – Masked

5. Rock & Roll – Unfold

6. Coffee – Unfold