Philip Bowser is a VFX supervisor at wendel where he collaborates with a collective of Creative Directors, Producers and VFX Artists to create captivating content for boutique brands.
December 16th 2011
Santa Monica California
Tudor "Ted" Jelescu
FCPX: A Lesson in Language by Philip Bowser 5 years ago FCPX re-invented the wheel in a number of ways. Whether that wheel is as effective as previous wheels is still up for debate, however you can't deny Apple's courage and determination to change the NLE
Re: FCPX: A Lesson in Language by Herb Sevush 5 years ago Bill Davis "Well, so I guess when a single company actually creates something that works functionally differently from the original, they just have to keep using the same terminology " Apple can call
Folder Structure Script by Philip Bowser 6 years ago In case anyone is interested, today I wrote a script that generates a folder structure inside of AE on startup. There's a base template in there now, but you can easily modify it to your own liking. I
New FCPX to AE script by Philip Bowser 6 years ago For anyone interested, I'm in the process of building a script to transition from FCPX to AE, similar to the old Popcorn Island script that worked really nice with FCP7. The workflow currently is kind
Re: New FCPX to AE script by Philip Bowser 6 years ago Hey Eugeny, Please please please inform me if I'm mistaken, but I believe there are currently two workflows which are stable, the X to 7 approach ($50), or the ClipExporter approach (open source!). Cl
NEW FCPX to AE Script! by Philip Bowser 6 years ago Hello fellow FCPX users, I've started a forum in the After Effects section where I'm posting my progress on an import script to go from FCPX to AE. Check it! http: forums.creativecow.net readpost 227
Re: NEW FCPX to AE Script! by Nathaniel J Opgenorth 6 years ago Sweet! As much as I love Premiere Pro's obvious advantage with dynamic link between Ps, Ae, etc. FCP X is still my main choice and I use After Effects quite a bit so this is nice. Will it work on CS5.
How to stop expression with Slider? by Michael Garske 6 years ago I'm very new to expressions and am wondering how I might go about integrating a slider to control when an expression stops using the slider's keyframes. I'm using this basic expression for the classic
Re: How to stop expression with Slider? by Philip Bowser 6 years ago So if you have your "time*360" expression driving a slider control, you want that slider to stop counting up when it reaches a certain frame And I'm assuming maintaining whatever value it stopped at O
Campfire flickering in post by Davide Marchesi 6 years ago Hello everyone, I was wondering if there's any effective way to add some of that classic campfire flickering to a few shots with a bonfire and little additional lighting. I know that probably the best
Re: Campfire flickering in post by Philip Bowser 6 years ago Good point Dave! Didn't think of that. Kind of reminds me of that old Video Copilot tutorial with simulating the muzzle flash lighting on the subjects face. Philip. Bowser
Updating an Existing PreComp? by Gerald Hapeman 6 years ago I have a PreComp I've created... but I want add to it and change something in this Precomp and save it as a new one without affecting the original. Is it as simple as just SAVE AS or... Is this possib
Re: Updating an Existing PreComp? by Philip Bowser 6 years ago Are you talking about an After Effects project file or a composition within a project file You can duplicate compositions in the Project Bin, which will create a new, completely unique composition bas
Fill layer with layer by Jurjen Versteeg 6 years ago Hi there, I want to to do a fairly simple thing, but can't seem to find the right solution. I want to give 20 layers in my composition a fill of another layer. Sort of the "texturize" effect, but with
Making layer oblivious to lighting by Ryan Hannebaum 6 years ago I have a 3D scene with a number of lights (spot and point). In that scene I have one layer that I want to appear to be "glowing" on its own accord. To do that, I want it to ignore all the environment'
Light to each layer selected by Allen joaquin 6 years ago Hello, id like to parent a Light to each layer selected for now i am using this script http: aescripts.com add-parented-null-to-selected-layers Which adds a null object. is There any way i could modif
Re: Light to each layer selected by Philip Bowser 6 years ago This may do what you're looking for. USER VARIABLES: var nullSuffix = "-Light"; var addLayerNameBeforeSuffix = 1; 1 for yes, 0 for no var proj = app.project; var undoStr = "Add Parented Null to Select