Quickly Reset Scale & Rotation in After Effect

In this quick post, I will show you how you can quickly reset the scale and rotation of selected layers in After Effects.

Scale Reset

Step 1: Select the layer or layers you want to reset.

Step 2: Double click on the Selection Tool.

Double-clicking on the Selection Tools will reset the scale of your selected layer or layers to 100 percent.

Reset Rotation

Step 1: Select the layer or layers you want to reset.

Step 2: Double-Click on the Rotation Tool.

Double-clicking on the Rotation Tool will rest the rotation of your selected layer or layers to 0.

That simple! I hope you found this tip useful.

About the author:

Sergei Prokhnevskiy

Sergei Prokhnevskiy is a Charlotte, NC based motion graphics designer, an online tutor, an entrepreneur, and Adobe MAX Master Speaker. Sergei is known for his quick and practical After Effects tips and tricks on YouTube, where he generated well over 6 million views on his tutorials. He has authored an online video course on After Effects Expressions and developed scripts for After Effects. He is also a former senior motion graphics designer at Fox Sports where he worked on graphics for NFL, Super Bowl, MLB, World Series, College Football, NASCAR, Women’s World Cup, and NASCAR Race Hub. He is very passionate about learning and teaching others.


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