Repeater Limitations by Michael Bernard 6 years ago Hello everyone, Does anyone know of a way to offset the animation of a shape layer with repeater ie: I have a shape layer all keyframed up, now if I add repeater to make many instances, can I have it
Re: Repeater Limitations by Kevin Camp 6 years ago the echo effect would probably work for you... and keep it all on one layer. Kevin Camp Senior Designer KCPQ, KMYQ & KRCW
Randomizing Opacity over repeater by Michael Bernard 6 years ago Does anyone know of a way to randomize opacity over a shape repeater. Wiggle transform covers every other property, except opacity. This seems like it should be simple, but I can't find a solution. po
Save Frame As by Michael Bernard 7 years ago Hi all, Basically when I go to Save out a frame of my animation, After Effects is only giving me the option to save it at half resolution, unless I resize it in the renderer which makes it pixelated.
Re: Save Frame As by Michael Bernard 7 years ago I figured out a workaround, which is just make the sequence one frame and render out a tiff sequence... but I'm still curious as to why the save frame as function was being weird. hhmm...
Baking Inherited Animation by Michael Bernard 7 years ago Hey Everyone, I've been at this for a few days now and can't figure it out. I've got a polygon object that is a child of a parametric object. The parametric object is animated, and so the polygon obje
Re: Baking Inherited Animation by Michael Bernard 7 years ago Thanks for your help. I think due to the nature of the rig, that route didn't do what I needed it to but could definitely be helpful in the future. Expresso is an intimidating beast. I ended up gettin
H264 in After Effects by Michael Bernard 7 years ago After getting not so great results with the H264 encoder built into After Effects, I decided to get Quicktime Pro in hopes that it came with a better H264 encoder. I then downloaded X264, which I hear
Re: H264 in After Effects by Michael Bernard 7 years ago Thanks for all the great input. Looks like I'll be trying Adobe Media Encoder. I don't know why I never learned about that to begin with. I'm trying to get the best quality for my Vimeo upload, but ap
shadow layer by Michael Bernard 7 years ago I am looking to create a plane in cinema that receives shadows, but is not visibly seen by the camera (other than the shadows it's receiving. When I use a compositing tag and shut off seen by camera,
Fading Opacity on a mask layer problem by Michael Bernard 7 years ago I've got a solid with an animated subtract mask layer. I did this in order to animate my alpha channel. the only problem is. I need the alpha portion only to fade up, so anything put in it's place aft
custom alpha with drop shadow by Michael Bernard 7 years ago I've got a layer I need to render as an alpha. Sounds easy enough. My problem is, the layer has a drop shadow, and is also under another drop shadow. It's sandwiched in the middle of about five layers
Hinge on 2D image in After Effects by Michael Bernard 7 years ago Hi everyone! First time post for me. This might be a noob questions, so go easy on me. I have a 2d image of a printer fax copy machine with the top cover open in 3d space. The picture was taken at an
Re: Hinge on 2D image in After Effects by Matthew Keane 7 years ago Hi, Another approach would be to recreate the lid of the photocopier as a 3D object but, as Dave Laronde points out, this won't be simple as you'll need to make reflections, shadows, etc to make it co