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Cassius Marques

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July 30th 2010
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Scale change by position
by assaf tshuva 3 weeks ago
Hello, I'm animating a character for an "arcade game" video. I'm looking for a way to make the character turn left when I move it to the left and vice versa (scale X = 100 or -100, not rotation), depe
Re: Scale change by position
by Cassius Marques 3 weeks ago
assaf tshuva "The only problem now, is that when the character stops for a moment, it "resets" its direction - if the scaleX was -100, on halting it goes back to 100 instead of waiting for a change."
Moving an animated mask to other layers
by Ted Bezaire 3 weeks ago
Hello, I'm trying to copy and paste an animated mask to different layers. Problem is some of the layers have been scaled down below 100% and moved around the screen, so when I paste the mask onto thos
Re: Moving an animated mask to other layers
by Cassius Marques 3 weeks ago
The "copymasktolayer" script solves this issue that IMO AE should be able to do by default. Cassius Marques www.zapfilmes.com
AE If else expression for sorting elements?
by Ilio Crandi 4 weeks ago
Hi everyone, I am working on a project for some animations about election in After Effects CC. I have all the comps,sub comps and elements for all political parties ready (i.e. photo of the candidate,
Re: AE If else expression for sorting elements?
by Cassius Marques 4 weeks ago
I've made a quick example to show you how to sort value inputs into position. But I need way more info to help you more: 11422_bargraph.aep.zip Cassius Marques www.zapfilmes.com
File: Sorting values and graph bars
by Cassius Marques 4 weeks ago
aep file Example of sorting by value https: f1.creativecow.net 11422 sorting-values-and-graph-bars
Flags tying into a knot in AE?
by D j Harris 4 weeks ago
Hi, hope someone can help. I have a client asking for a short anim featuring 2 waving flags (no problem, I thought), but they then want the flags to swoop around and tie into a knot, and then (somehow
Re: Flags tying into a knot in AE?
by Cassius Marques 4 weeks ago
I was referring to any 3d aplication. Deformations are ok within AE, but you won't be able to warp the loops and the shadows highlights properly. Cassius Marques www.zapfilmes.com
Export null and camera to 3D softwere
by Birkir Asgeirsson 4 weeks ago
Hello Im not sure if this is a Maya topic og After Effects topic but Ill try here. Im trying to export my camera and nulls from After Effects to maya. I found out that most tutorials out there tells m
Re: Export null and camera to 3D softwere
by Cassius Marques 4 weeks ago
If you have AE you have cinema 4d light... check if you can export with C4D light anything that maya can import that holds object data. Cassius Marques www.zapfilmes.com
Physical render QMC + LM (animation) splotches in render, which settings to use?
by Stefan Smarius 1 month ago
best C4D users, I'm working on a project but I can't get my Physical render settings right. Guess QMC + LM gives the best quality with a complex model. Example is just a zoomed in preview with the pro
Re: Physical render QMC + LM (animation) splotches in render, which settings to use?
by Cassius Marques 1 month ago
I would start by increasing the samples a bit, turning on build radiosity maps. I'll mess around with the prefilter and interpolation (low values) just to tune down any contrasted photons. Cassius Mar
Xpresso Pattern Maker
by Steve Acedo 2 months ago
Hey Guys, I have to make a hexagon mesh pattern with specific dimensions. I tried creating a hexagon and using the array and duplicating it, etc. but I couldn't get the right consistency. I ended up g
Re: Xpresso Pattern Maker
by Cassius Marques 2 months ago
The xpresso tag is driving those values then, thats why you can't scale. I suppose you could either open the xpresso tag, find the links and remove them...or scale down by the values those custom data
radial or circular cloner array
by Manuel Herz 2 months ago
Hello I'm trying to construct a circular wall out of bricks with a cloner object(s). I have four different bricks (having small differences in geometry) that I want to clone and arrange into a circula
Re: radial or circular cloner array
by Cassius Marques 2 months ago
Its because r15 doesn't have the honeycomb array mode(that resembles a wall) in the cloner matrix options. If you change it to grid array you should see things. Cassius Marques www.zapfilmes.com
Gradient Alpha on transparent object
by Mat Zdziebko 2 months ago
Hi, I've got transparent object which has alpha gradient applied to smoothly restrict reflection and refraction area. The problem is that the gradient doesn't work at all in this case. It creates shar
Re: Gradient Alpha on transparent object
by Cassius Marques 2 months ago
Can't say about arnold, but I do get a clean alpha with octane just by converting your material and changing it to specular. I didn't convert anything else to the render pipeline. So that screen is ju
Voronoi Fracture and edges
by Mateo Mazzini 2 months ago
Voronoi Fracture by default generates really even edges, simple and clean. Is there any way to affect the generated edges to be more organic as if you applied a noise to those edges I know that i can
Re: Voronoi Fracture and edges
by Cassius Marques 2 months ago
sure thing, hope it helps : 11326_voronoi.rar.zip Cassius Marques www.zapfilmes.com
Is there anyway to get AME to inherit the bg colour of a comp from AE
by Sean Cox 4 months ago
Hello! So, I'm on a job where I have a huge number of png sequences with alpha channels. I have to render each of these as a new png sequence with a gray background. If I had less to do, I would bring
Re: Is there anyway to get AME to inherit the bg colour of a comp from AE
by Walter Soyka 4 months ago
Dave LaRonde "Sometimes I don't get peoples' obsessions with automation." I love automation. I believe computers should do repetitive things so I don't have to... but I agree 100% that oftentimes, el
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Cassius Marques liked this 4 months ago
Adobe After Effects Forum
by Creative COW 1 year ago
https: forums.creativecow.net adobeaftereffects
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Cassius Marques liked this 7 months ago
Scale expression based on rotation
by Chris Smith 7 months ago
I have a logo that a client wants me to animate. It's a ring of figures around a central figure. I can make the ring and make it spin around the central figure easy enough, but the problem is that who
Re: Scale expression based on rotation
by Darby Edelen 7 months ago
Assuming that the layers are parented to the center rotator I think you could use something like this expression on the scale: center = parent.toWorld(parent.anchorPoint); p = toWorld(anchorPoint); v
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Cassius Marques liked this 7 months ago
Volunteers for Lightsabers Rotoscoping
by Tomy Alcayaga 7 months ago
Hello CCow Community! I have to present a proyect for my school on saturday, it s a collection of shots with different vfx shots to show my work, I have been working almost all year on this, but I hav
Re: Volunteers for Lightsabers Rotoscoping
by Tomy Alcayaga 7 months ago
And seriously, I am not trying to take advatage of anyone, actually I rethought several times before to post this because i was afraid of people getting this wrong, I am a very responsible student, to
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Cassius Marques liked this 7 months ago
Linear space and alpha channel output
by Andrew Somers 2 years ago
I am wondering if there is a plug-in to handle this: When working in a linearized color space but outputting to a gamma encoded space such as Rec709, the ALPHA channel is not output correctly - the al
Re: Linear space and alpha channel output
by Darby Edelen 2 years ago
Here's a test image with a 100% Red solid blended with a 100% Green solid, the blend is a linear ramp. Here's the resulting blend in a linear working space: Here's the resulting blend in a gamma encod
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Cassius Marques liked this 2 years ago
toWorld.valueAtTime
by ben rollason 8 years ago
Is there a workaround to get a toWorld.valueAtTime or toWorldVec.valueAtTime Expressions don't understand the above syntax.... but I'm thinking a workaround's going to be quite a long winded process o
Re: toWorld.valueAtTime
by Dan Ebberts 8 years ago
The layer space transforms all take time as an optional second parameter: toWorld(point,time) Dan
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Cassius Marques liked this 3 years ago
Null Object 2.0
by Carlos Zapater 4 years ago
This post is more a suggestion than asking for a solution. I often come to a situation where my compositions begin to be full of layers. Yes, I can precompose to make it all tidy but most of the times
Re: Null Object 2.0
by Darby Edelen 4 years ago
Cassius Marques "I understand and agree with you Darby, we can almost allways do it differently and get close results. Though it will take us more time, unless we had plenty of time to think it throu
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Cassius Marques liked this 4 years ago
Anyone familiar with TotalCode for Premiere?
by Tom Daigon 5 years ago
Anyone familiar with TotalCode for Premiere http: www.rovicorp.com products distribution content-production-tools totalcode-for-adobe-premiere-pro.htm#overview Tom Daigon PrP After Effects Editor www.
Re: Anyone familiar with TotalCode for Premiere?
by Cassius Marques 5 years ago
Yes I did, I've actually tried every permutation possible... The file comes out with 4 audio channels...but the third and fourth are muted instead of having the 1 and 2 mirroed.
Change the default Influence of aa easied keyframe
by Cassius Marques 6 years ago
Hey guys, I'm posting here hoping that someone in here would save me hours of digging into AE's programming language. So I'm asking for a script that would let me change the influence of a selected ke
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Lukas Thorsson liked this 6 years ago
Re: Change the default Influence of aa easied keyframe
by Cassius Marques 5 years ago
nope... sorry, still doing it the hard way...will post if I ever find something
Increase Motion Blur Sampling Range
by Jordan Montreuil 6 years ago
I am wondering if there is any way I can increase the distance that AE looks forward and backward to calculate motion blur. From what I can tell, it analyzes just the previous and next single frame an
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Cassius Marques liked this 6 years ago
Re: Increase Motion Blur Sampling Range
by Dave LaRonde 6 years ago
Here's the straight skinny on motion blur: http: help.adobe.com en_US aftereffects cs using WS3878526689cb91655866c1103906c6dea-7d5ca.html Plenty of useful information throughout, so read carefully an
text field changes every frame
by Andrew Ibarra 6 years ago
Hi, I'm planning on creating a field of words using trapcode particular. Is there a script that will take words from a text file or from wherever, and break it up so that one word appears every frame
Re: text field changes every frame
by Cassius Marques 6 years ago
Hey Andrew... Maybe you can paste everything in a single text layer, then use http: aescripts.com decomposetext to break it in layers. Trim them to 1 frame long and use after's build in "sequence laye
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Digital Clock with variable rate
by Cassius Marques 6 years ago
Is there a way to modify Dan's clock expression so I could animate the "rate" through a slider control perhaps I'm on a project that I need to timelapse things, and show the hours. So I wish I could i
Re: Digital Clock with variable rate
by Cassius Marques 6 years ago
Hey Kevin, thank you for the tips, but that won't work for me. setting the rating to 0 and animating the clockStart through a slider would require me to calculate all the times. Since it is a bunch of
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