Expression with user-defined comp by Noel Powell 9 months ago I have a layer in "comp A", with many expressions that reference a layer in "comp B". I would like to give the user a simple method for making those expressions reference a layer in "comp C", "comp D"
Re: Expression with user-defined comp by Noel Powell 9 months ago I hadn't used the sourceText function before, and I realize now that it gets the text written with the Text tool, not the text from the name of the layer, which is fine - the user will edit the text w
Random Seed with varying "Hold Time" by Vladislav Macíček 2 years ago Hey guys, could somebody help me with this Basically, I have these inputs: maxHoldTime = 1.0 sec ; randomness = 0.5 0 - 1.0 ; minHoldTime = (1 - randomness)*maxHoldTime; and I need to change a Random
Re: Random Seed with varying "Hold Time" by Noel Powell 1 year ago Thanks, Dan. That does keep my random positions static so they're not moving anymore. I needed to retrieve random valueAtTime positions of a Point Control that was moving. The positions needed to be a
Save project with effects open or closed by Noel Powell 4 years ago Does anyone know how to save the state of effects and slider controls (i.e., opened or closed) in the Effect Controls panel, so that those effects will look the same when opening the project in any ve
How to loop a time* expression? by Noel Powell 5 years ago Hi, I'm trying to use a time*value expression on the evolution of a Fractal Noise effect, to make the evolution continually change. The problem is the evolution property only goes so high (90 revoluti
Trouble Capturing HDV footage by Noel Powell 13 years ago I've been trying to figure this out for hours but to no avail. Please help! I'm using Final Cut Pro 5 with the latest version of OS X on a newer iMac. I shot some 1080i footage with my new Canon XHA1