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3 New Effects in After Effects CC 2015 You Should Know About

Today’s post covers the 3 new effects that come with the Adobe After Effects 13.6.1 version. We have already covered the improved previewing and workspace, the Face Tracker and the Character Animator. Now you’ll find more about these 3 amazing effects: 1. CC HexTile 2. CC Vignette 3.  Lumetri Cycore is a company based in

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Save an After Effects CC 2015 project as an AE CS6 project

Do you need to save your AE project so that those having older versions could see it too? You’re in the right place. Jeff Sengstack, our Adobe certified instructor, will show you how to save an After Effects project made in a newer version to older versions of AE. NOTE: Visual memory works great for

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After Effects shortcuts for changing layer properties

Have you ever wondered what are the shortcuts you could use to display layered transform properties? You’ll find in today’s post the solution and much more. Jeff Sengstack, our Adobe certified instructor, will talk about: the 5 transform properties and their shortcuts the shortcuts you should use when working with multiple properties the shortcuts you

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How to create simple motion tracking in After Effects

Today’s post is the first one in a series of blog posts about tracking motion in After Effects. In our future blog posts,  we’ll also talk about : 3D Tracking With Shadow Catcher Advanced Perspective Corner Pin Tracking Position a Text in a 3D Tracked Scene So let’s start and see how you can create

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3D Tracking with Shadow Catcher in After Effects

3D Tracking? Shadow Catcher? Seems interesting, right? Welcome to the second blog post of our tracking motion series. We have already figured out how to create simple motion tracking in After Effects. So let’s start talking about 3D Tracking with Shadow Catcher. Note: Remember to watch the video tutorial, you will understand easier what Jeff

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Advanced perspective corner pin tracking in After Effects

Today we continue our tracking motion series with a blog post that will show you how to make advanced perspective corner pin tracking in After Effects. The first two posts treated subjects like how to track simple motion in After Effects and 3D tracking with Shadow Catcher. Remember to watch the video tutorial and see

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CC Environment and Spherical Maps in After Effects

Have you worked with Spherical Maps in After Effects? If not, it’s a good place to learn how to. If you have, then just let us remind you how it’s done. Note: Remember to watch the video tutorial in which Jeff, our Adobe certified instructor, explains the process. Lets’ start! When you’re working with environment

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Smoothing out camera movements in After Effects

In today’s post, Jeff Sengstack, our Adobe certified expert and instructor, will show you how to smooth out camera movements in After Effects. More particularly, he’ll show you how to fix the sudden motion. Note: Remember to watch the video tutorial on how to smooth camera movements that Jeff recorded for you. So let’s start!

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How to make true 3D text with gold-plated look in After Effects

Have you ever wondered how to get the gold-plated look on your text in After Effects? Today’s post will bring answers to your question, so let’s start! Note: Remember to watch the video tutorial Jeff, our Adobe certified expert and instructor, prepared for you. 1. Let’s create an environment. So I need to make a

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