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I'm building a webpage layout in Indesign, and my client wants me to make an animated demo of it. I can do this in After Effects, but I don't want to recreate the entire site in AE.

Is there a way I can import all my layers from Indesign directly into After Effects?

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Is the video just for the clients amusement or is it actually gonna be used for something? Cause if it's just for the client, I might consider coding the basic "frame" of the site with the animations. Also, this question comes to mind: graphicdesign.stackexchange.com/questions/36906/… –  Joonas Aug 27 at 21:33
    
To kind of explain why I tried my best to offer alternatives to what you are asking: AE can't import .indd files and .png export from indesign isn't exactly super fast or easy. Maybe there's a script, but I wouldn't hold my breath. The best option that came to my mind was exporting it to pdf and then with AI making sure that each object is on their own layer ( with a script maybe ). Layered .pdf and .ai files can be imported to AE as separate assets. ...OR just export layers to png files in AI ( with another script ). That's what I would prefer, as it's easier to manage with AE. –  Joonas Aug 28 at 6:08

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