Connect Layers - Rope, triangulation, spanning tree for After Effects This script connects the selected layers with segments or triangles created with shape layers. It was originally created to visualize Newton2 joints but as you will see, it can do much more. Rope Creates a single shape layer with a path connecting the selected layers (2D only). Use AutoBezier or Tension options to get rounded joint style. Spanning Tree
Quba HQ » Tutorial: Scrolling LED Text Tutorial: Scrolling LED Text In this After Effects tutorial I will show you how to create your own highly customizable LED screen effect, ready to convert any text or image into pixelated goodness. The video covers the setup, expressions and usage of this versatile preset. The preview video below shows but one possible way of using the Scrolling LED Text and the tutorial concentrates on the effect itself, rather than the setup of this particular scene. Preview video uses a photograph by LonelyBob licensed under Creative Commons. Digital Cinema Foundry – Learning resource in the field of digital cinematography – Free “Film Burns” exclusively here! Get your FREE Films Burns and Light Leaks here! Some of you have seen the so called “film burn” (or sometimes called light leaks) on different creative pieces. The look typically comes from the misfeed of film through the camera gate behind the lens of a film camera, creating a beautiful but unintended look of red and yellowish or any variety of hues on the negative and the print. You can pay as much as $199 for a single standard definition clip from Artbeats or $499 for the complete collection. See it here.
Gridder Gridder arranges layers into a customizable grid in many ways - rectangle, 3d, circular or even spiral. You can animate the grid using keyframes, or custom expressions mode. Definitely missing in After Effects, this tool is somehow similar to Cinema 4D's Mograph cloner . Promo Gridder 1.5 Demo In this mode Gridder will fit all layers into a defined size grid (e.g. 5 by 6), all extra objects will be placed on top of others. 77 Ultimate Round-Up of Adobe After Effects Tutorials The Computer Graphics & Digital Motion Industry is once again on its historical growth trend. When it comes to visual effects and motion graphics, After Effects is usually one of the primary choices to consider. However, the software package itself is a quite hard to learn — and extremely hard to master.
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45 amazing After Effects tutorials Want to know how to do something in After Effects? The web is brimming with tutorials for people wanting to learn about Adobe Creative Cloud's 3D, motion graphics and animation software. But sometimes it can be an uphill struggle finding the tutorial that's right for you. So here we've collected together the best After Effects tutorials on the web for you. These are the sections we've divided them into: VIDEO: After Effects - Leftover Plugins (part 1) by ChrisZwar Have you ever checked to see how many plugins you've got? You might be surprised to know it's almost certainly well over 400, and it only takes a few purchases to clock up the 500 mark. While some plugins get used every day, others sit in the dark, dusty corners of your hard drive in some forgotten submenu and never get any love at all. If you have a look through all the effects menus you'll probably discover many plugins that you've never used at all. In fact if you're like the typical After Effects user then you've never used any of the audio effects at all, and plugins like 'arithmetic' and 'calculations' may as well be in a foreign language.