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Jim Scott

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How do you make sure images used in textures don't disappear from a file?
by Hilary Tsai 1 month ago
I thought I had the settings so that all my texture dependencies get saved within my project files, but every time I reorganize my desktop, images get lost from files and I have to replace every one.
Re: How do you make sure images used in textures don't disappear from a file?
by Jim Scott 1 month ago
File "Save Project with Assets..." will create a folder with your scene file and a tex folder in which all your textures are stored.
Where is the split command in r21?
by Joe Rodgers 1 month ago
Just upgraded from r15 and cannot findit.
Re: Where is the split command in r21?
by Jim Scott 1 month ago
Thanks for reporting back.
how to gear up or gear down the mouse dragging
by Steve Roberts 2 months ago
Hi - apologies if this is basic, but I can't seem to find a key for gearing up or gearing down the mouse dragging. I'm looking for a key to hold when dragging the mouse, in the way that in After Effec
Re: how to gear up or gear down the mouse dragging
by Jim Scott 2 months ago
I've noticed that odd behavior too. It's as if the realtime update gets stuck and must be rebooted. Don't know what to make of it other than a bug. I was using R21 when I first played around with it,
Aligning plane to camera in r22
by Sean Rowley 2 months ago
I'm trying to apply video to a plane, and have the plane look at the camera. Tutorials online recommend adding "look at camera" tag (which causes the plane to disappear), then nesting the plane in a n
Re: Aligning plane to camera in r22
by Jim Scott 2 months ago
Sure thing, but as usual Sam has the best answer.
Area light visibility in viewport
by bart stevens 2 months ago
I'm just getting started with C4D and having an issue that I can't seem to solve. In my viewport, I can't see the actual area light object (redshift area light). I can see the axis but not the actual
Re: Area light visibility in viewport
by Jim Scott 2 months ago
I think I may have misread your post. If a newly created light is visible, but not another, then you probably have switched off "Visible in Editor," either by clicking on the upper stop light, or sele
Dynamics problem
by David Cabestany 2 months ago
I have a bunch of leaves that are supposed to be laying on a surface and then have to fall off as the surface is removed from below. I started the simulation with the leaves falling so they get a nice
Re: Dynamics problem
by Jim Scott 2 months ago
Concerning stopping the jittering, from the Help files Reference Cinema 4D Advanced Features Dynamics Tips and Tricks: The Party s Over Let s say you create an animation in which you pour a large numb
Shape Layer duration
by Alan Ballantine 5 months ago
Hi, Completely new to AE but need to add coloured circles to a 30 second video. I can add shape layers that give me th ecircles where I need them, but when I play the video they all disappear after 2
Re: Shape Layer duration
by Jim Scott 5 months ago
The shape layers would normally be created as equaling the length of the composition, but if not simply drag the end of the layer to the end of the composition.
Upload function not working
by Jim Scott 6 months ago
Dragging an image into a reply window supposedly creates a zip file, but when the post is created that link results in an image file that shows as empty. And trying to use the upload button fails to u
Re: Upload function not working
by Jim Scott 6 months ago
Thanks Tim.
rounded corners
by Saso Goricar 6 months ago
Hey, is there a way or expression to make radius corners only on two corners, not on all four in a rectangle shape Thanks for your help.
Re: rounded corners
by Jim Scott 6 months ago
You could duplicate the Rectangle Path on the shape layer, select the shape layer and then click on Add and select "Merge Paths." A Merge Paths 1 and Stroke 1 will be created. You can then offset the
Advice on NAS for AE
by Theo Buchinskas 7 months ago
So, I am thinking of adding NAS to my workflow, but I am looking for advice on whether it is really worth the cost, especially for a small-scale freelance individual like myself. My current setup - mo
Re: Advice on NAS for AE
by Jim Scott 7 months ago
Thanks for the follow-up Theo. Some good info there.
How to learn to make expressions in after effects
by Gabriel Silva 10 months ago
Hello guys! I'm sorry i am using google translator. I wonder how I learn how to create expressions for after effects. I am Brazilian and I believe there are no courses here. So I wonder if I have to l
Re: How to learn to make expressions in after effects
by Jim Scott 10 months ago
There are many tutorials on YouTube and elsewhere on the web, or find a book on expressions. Here's one (which also has an eBook option): https: aescripts.com the-power-of-expression
Twitch won't open.
by Mishal Benny 12 months ago
Hi! Sorry for the crap title, but I've downloaded Twitch as a plug-in for After Effects. Except when I try to open it it says: After Effects error: Can't import file ''Twitch.rar'': unsupported filety
Re: Twitch won't open.
by Jim Scott 12 months ago
After you purchase it from Video Copilot I'm sure they could help you out.
I Want To thank Dan Ebberts
by Julien Schickel 12 months ago
Hello everybody, I don't know If it is ok to post this on the forum, but I made this animation of the solar system: https: www.youtube.com watch v=UzbnPX8Stnc and I never would have been able if it wa
Re: I Want To thank Dan Ebberts
by Jim Scott 12 months ago
Very nice. What a great tribute to Dan.
how to assign any shape to a spine like illustrator and it animate along that spine
by jerry plunk 1 year ago
i have a vector shape in illustrator that needs to travel along a path in AE. It is similar to a hot dog shape but can not be created as a dash due to the lack of end cap choices in AE. as it travels,
Re: how to assign any shape to a spine like illustrator and it animate along that spine
by Jim Scott 1 year ago
Perhaps BAO's Boa plugin will do what you want: https: aescripts.com bao-boa
How to avoid juddering in the rolling text in credits
by Bernhard Walzl 1 year ago
Hello! After intensive research about this, I have still no idea how to solve this very common problem: My credits is a composition with the dimension of 1920x10000 with all the text and logos. In ano
Re: How to avoid juddering in the rolling text in credits
by Jim Scott 1 year ago
Sorry Bernhard. For some reason the video wasn't showing in my browser. Thanks for your kindheartedness.
Need Final Cut 7 Access for Legacy Sequences
by Julie Gustafson 1 year ago
I have a number of really important Final Cut 7 legacy sequences that I want to export and import to Premiere Pro. I have been searching high and low for someone with the right computer, operating sys
Re: Need Final Cut 7 Access for Legacy Sequences
by Jim Scott 1 year ago
I suggest posting this request on the Apple Final Cut Pro Legacy forum.
Premiere Pro CC
by Doug Helsby 1 year ago
Encore CS6 had some useful additional content for making dvd menus et al. Does the current version of PP allow a dvd to be exported to Encore cs6 for burning; or do I need to create menus in PP . Does
Re: Premiere Pro CC
by Jim Scott 1 year ago
I don't remember where I got these instructions, and haven't actually used them myself, but you might find them helpful. They're from August of 2017, so they are referring to an earlier version of Pre
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