What's the Difference Between After Effects and Photoshop?
If you're not that familiar with After Effects or Photoshop and are getting started with Adobe's Creative Cloud, you may be uncertain which of these programs would be best for you. The pair seem like they have very similar features, but do they really? Photoshop is marketed as a photo editor and After Effects excels in motion graphics. So why is there so much overlap in their abilities and what's the difference between After Effects and Photoshop anyway?