jump to variables from slider by Mike roberts 5 years ago hey guys, I'm trying to get a null to snap to 4 (or more) positions based on a slider value. The script I'm using is this: s = thisComp.layer("COG").effect("Torso_Turn")("Slider"); a = 250,49.5 ; b =
Re: jump to variables from slider by Mike roberts 5 years ago Just a question out of interest - is there a way for it to work with negative numbers So if the slider starts at -100 and goes to 100 how would you write that expression
fishtailing car by Mike roberts 5 years ago hey guys, I'm trying to do a top-down view of a car fishtailing around some corners. Essentially i have a (solid) following a path with an expression on the rotation turning the solid. I've duplicated
Parent/child animation combining. by Mike roberts 5 years ago Hey guys, I have an animated null controlling an object (a door opening) - but need the animation on the child not the parent. Is there a way to combine them quickly, or do I have to cut and paste the
Duik screws up by Ben Peterson 5 years ago When I rig a puppet with duik and then I have to change stuff at the moment I am having to go back and delete the controllers and expressions and then re rig the part again after I have made an edit.
Re: Duik screws up by Mike roberts 5 years ago Sounds like you're either re-naming layers, or you have some code that you haven't erased. If you're re-rigging - it's better to start the whole thing from scratch each time, or get very good at re-co
Duik IK - scaling and flipping puppets by Rosa Hughes 6 years ago I've been using Duik (An IK system made for after effects) (link: http: duduf.net page_id=151) It's fantastic, I have rigged up my character using puppet pins, bones, controls and IK. Everything is wo
Re: Duik IK - scaling and flipping puppets by Mike roberts 6 years ago Hey Rosa, The best way is to create a second puppet and parent the controllers together. Then create an effects controller on off switch that turns the visibility of the two different puppets on and o
AE Duik Plugin Error by Hana Kim 6 years ago Hello, I am working with Duik plugin for After Effect and it is suddenly giving me an error which it never gave me before. It keeps saying.. invalid numeric result(divided by zero ) expression disable
Re: AE Duik Plugin Error by Mike roberts 6 years ago I get these errors sometimes. Without having more info - Have you tried deleting all the relevant expressions and re-doing the IK That is probably easier than troubleshooting.
Track Mattes and Photoshop files by Su Pearce 6 years ago Hi, I am relatively new to AE and am having trouble with the track matte in a motion logo file. I originally had two text layers, created in AE that I wanted to cross over and change colour as they cr
Re: Track Mattes and Photoshop files by Mike roberts 6 years ago It sounds like it's not aligned any more. When you turn the layer back on can you see it Have you tried re-doing the effect with the photoshop file Might be quicker than trouble shooting it.
Intensity pro, no audio... by Mike roberts 8 years ago hey guys, I haven't found a proper answer to this yet. I'm running an intensity pro from blackmagic, and it works flawlessly with After Effects, but for some reason I can't get the audio to play. Trie
premiere pro/intensity pro/no audio by Mike roberts 8 years ago hey guys, can't seem to get the audio to play in premiere pro. The card works flawlessly with After Effects, and premiere seems like it's working, but i can't get audio even thought the meters are dan
non-random wiggle by Mike roberts 8 years ago hey guys, You'd never guess based on this question, but i've been using the wiggle expression for years. Basically, is there a way to have wiggle be not random If i apply a wiggle to a camera, and ren
3D cars in aftereffects by Mike roberts 9 years ago Hey guys, First of all, how's the CS5 version of invigorator going, because it's pulling teeth having to go back into AE CS4 Secondly, is there a tutorial, or simple explanation of the best way to get
Quicktime WTF!?!? by Greg Burke 10 years ago So I upgraded to Snow and got QT X yay then when i go to export....nothing there is no option to do so...I can't even register to Pro with QT X, so I eased it and download Qt 7pro, and now its acts al
Re: Quicktime WTF!?!? by Mike roberts 10 years ago Yep. I rely on QT heavily cause I'm too lazy to deal with compressor most of the time... QT X works like a charm to make web device versions, QT7pro works exactly like it used to for everything else..
freeze ups... snow leopard? by Mike roberts 10 years ago Hey guys, I've got what might be a snow leopard glitch, or if not, it's just something I don't know how to fix. Since I upgraded to snow leopard, whenever I render my timeline, it works great until I
Re: freeze ups... snow leopard? by Mike roberts 10 years ago Hey guys, my wounds have healed... is there any harm in bringing over documents, mail, movies etc via migration assistant I understand that the software needs to be installed manually...
paricular 2 by Mike roberts 10 years ago Hey guys, I upgraded to Particular 2 the other day and some of my old projects come up with some kind of watermark. it's a blue and green line showing the camera action, like a perspective target. It
dvd motion menus by Mike roberts 10 years ago Hey Guys, I'm working on a DVD. We're having a problem where when you watch the disk on Apple's DVD player, the selection area comes up as a white box, before the art for the motion menu kicks in. So
Re: dvd motion menus by Mike roberts 10 years ago It only does it once at the beginning when the menu is getting rolling. Not sure about the rest as I'm creating only the art... as far as I know, it just happens on computer DVD players. I think the s
Compressor Message "Unable to submit..." by Grant Strac 11 years ago -I'm running Power PC G5 with 10.5.6 and Final Cut Studio 2 all latest versions and up to date. I attempted to output a 30 min show, Export using compressor in Final Cut Studio 6. -Put DVD settings o