get an property address dynamically by phil largilliere 2 years ago Hi everyone, I wrote a script from a script by David Torno. It look like this : myProp1 = app.project.item(6).layer("Dark Lime Green Solid 1").property("ADBE Transform Group").property("ADBE Position"
Would love some input by Michael James 2 years ago I'm very, very new to expressions and today I worked on a position expression for a project. For those who are seasoned in expressions, I'd love to hear any pointers you might have on where I could si
Re: Would love some input by Xavier Gomez 2 years ago Here is an attempt to make it more compact. Not sure it actually brings something though. Your expression is more readable. Xavier Px=transform.scale 0 .value > 0; Px true <==> positive xScal
Re: app.executeCommand() for 100% Zoom by Xavier Gomez 2 years ago You can do it without a menu command, using the viewer object: if (app.activeViewer) app.activeViewer.views 0 .options.zoom = 1.0; (it can't be used to "Fit up to 100%" though, only absolute values).
app.executeCommand Question by James Ronan 2 years ago Hey All! I'm trying to use the app.executeCommand(); function to a specific layer in my array. The problem I'm having is that it is executing the command across all layers, and I only want it for 2nd
toWorld.valueAtTime by ben rollason 10 years ago Is there a workaround to get a toWorld.valueAtTime or toWorldVec.valueAtTime Expressions don't understand the above syntax.... but I'm thinking a workaround's going to be quite a long winded process o
Remove all keyframes by script by Xavier Gomez 6 years ago Hello, is there a way to remove all keyframes on a given property other than using the removeKey() method I'm thinking about the timeVary stopwatch : from off to on it adds a keyframe (same as addKey(
easeIn/easeOut expression question. by Darryl Torke 6 years ago Is there anyway to speed up or slow down the amont of 'easing' in the 'easeIn' expressions I'd like to really increase the amount of easing. Almost a stall at the beginning.
Re: easeIn/easeOut expression question. by Xavier Gomez 6 years ago If what you are after is expressions and not graph editor, there is this script:http: aescripts.com ease-and-wizz . It has a good collection of ease functions other than the AE default ones. But i'm n
script loading a function from text file by Xavier Gomez 7 years ago Hello, i've got some small problem while writing a (UI)script. The user should be able to write a js function in the AE interface (whatever way, at the moment i'm using the expression box...) The scri
Sine wave on effect parameter? by Patrick Murphy 7 years ago Hi there, On a tight deadline and looking to put an expression on an effect parameter (specifically the turbulent displacement's evolution). I'm looking to have numbers bounce back and forth from 360
Re: Sine wave on effect parameter? by Xavier Gomez 7 years ago amplitude = 360; period = 2; refTime = inPoint; amplitude * Math.sin(2*Math.PI*(time-refTime) period); amplitude is the amplitude of oscillations, period is the duration of a cycle (in seconds), refT
Transform a 3D motion path by Xavier Gomez 7 years ago Hello, there are few old posts on that topic but i'd like to check for new advices. By transform a motion path i mean translate scale rotate, not arbitrary transformation. Basically a 3D-layer already
Re: Transform a 3D motion path by Xavier Gomez 7 years ago hmm, answer much appreciated!!! Glad that i asked. I was feeling uncomfortable with those axis manipulations so i'd almost never use them...(!) Thank you, Xavier (beside this, i still have the feeling
View Options, motion paths by Brian Nishii 9 years ago Does anybody know how to lock a view of a motion path while they work on other layers I have a moving camera following a null moving in Z space. I'd like to be able to see the motion path of the movin
CPU usage in a script process by Xavier Gomez 7 years ago When i run a .jsx script in AE my CPUs are very much underused (only 2 out of 8, and not even at full load) and i'm wondering if that's a normal feature. It really feels like a big waste, only 12% cpu
Load expression into script from a file by Nick Leigh 9 years ago Is there a way I can load an expression into a script from a file The reason I ask is because I have an expression that is about 150 lines of code and if I ever needed to make changes to it would be a
Re: Load expression into script from a file by Nick Leigh 9 years ago Dan, Yes that worked for me know as it is now putting the file contents in the sourceText but now my script ends as soon as that happens. It's almost like it has a return or exit. It works perfect up
CC Cylinder and Camera by Xavier Gomez 8 years ago Hello, I'm having problems using CC Cylinder with a Camera. I know it's been an issue: http: forums.adobe.com thread 397649 but i'd like to know if this has been corrected in newer versions (I'm using
Re: CC Cylinder and Camera by Xavier Gomez 8 years ago Thank you for the idea, i've looked through the net, freeform looks really nice, but for CS3 it is a third-party pluggin which i dont have,... I'll find my way. Thank you.
Bouncing movement by Esteban Duperly 12 years ago Hi! I've been trying to create a bouncing movement in AE. I tryed with a script I found in a folder named "bouncingBallSimulation", run it from inside of AE but didn't work. I need to animate a seed