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motion trail but with hold frames at the last frame before
by Roei Tzoref 4 days ago
I want to create a duplication of a movement of a layer, but for it to remain still in the previous frame. here's an example: https: drive.google.com open id=0B5wyUt17-tu2NUF2OFFwQmNFUXc echo or motio
Re: motion trail but with hold frames at the last frame before
by Roei Tzoref 2 days ago
thank you Dan. it works. I can now animate only once, and have the change affect all the layers. exactly like the references. I found that precomping the animation and using time remapping for the pro
Lyric Video Effect Question
by Alex Varley 1 week ago
Hello all, I hope that you are all having a great evening. Today I was watching a recent lyric video from Ed Sheeran and I wanted to get your advice opinions on how you would go about creating two of
Re: Lyric Video Effect Question
by Roei Tzoref 1 week ago
link is not working. also, specify the timecode next time so we can know exactly what you are referring to. Roei Tzoref After Effects Artist & Instructor Ae Blues Tutorials
Garbage Matte on Tracked Object?
by Matt Frame 1 week ago
I have an object (.psd file) that has been given tracking data from Mocha AE that I am needing to add a garbage matte to. When I attempt to add the matte the points assigned by the pen tool are all as
Re: Garbage Matte on Tracked Object?
by Roei Tzoref 1 week ago
Matt Frame "I have an object (.psd file) that has been given tracking data from Mocha AE that I am needing to add a garbage matte to. " if it's transform data, you should apply it to a null and not t
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using keylight to key out white background?
by Patryk Rebisz 7 years ago
I have a problematic bunch of shots where the subject was recorded on white background, but the white background is... well, grayish rather then white. I thought to use keylight to keyout the white (g
Re: using keylight to key out white background?
by Roei Tzoref 1 week ago
For Hi-Con matte extraction, I find the extract effect suitable. For Edges, I use refine soft matte effect. I recommend the keying course by Mark Christiansen on Lynda the shows this technique and mor
After Effects Using Only Caps
by Noah Stahl 6 years ago
I was going to make a video this morning but After Effects only types in all caps and when I clicked to use small caps, it only makes the caps look smaller haha. How can I go back to have After Effect
Re: After Effects Using Only Caps
by Roei Tzoref 1 week ago
Whenever you get strange character behavior, you can reset to the default character preferences by clicking at the top right corner of the panel. The hamburger menu has an option to reset. Roei Tzoref
How do you drop effects in precise locations and durations on the timeline
by Carl Toti 1 week ago
I have watched your tutorials on You Tube, but can't find info regarding the following: I recently had about 400 ft. of Super 8mm converted to a digital file. From there, I broke it up into 10 separat
Re: How do you drop effects in precise locations and durations on the timeline
by Roei Tzoref 1 week ago
You can use keyframes for the parameters: one is at its reset state, the other is at the other state. You can also use an adjustment layer if that suits your workflow. BTW, if its only color correctio
How to move mask paths over several keyframes all at once?
by John Mayer 3 years ago
I'm trying to pull a mask from a position, but unfortunately the other keyframes doesn't follow and keep morphing to the original state of the next keyframe. Is there a way to make the keyframe follow
Re: How to move mask paths over several keyframes all at once?
by Roei Tzoref 1 week ago
JonZ MarZ "I'm trying to pull a mask from a position, but unfortunately the other keyframes doesn't follow and keep morphing to the original state of the next keyframe. Is there a way to make the key
Drawing on a video - how to change the animation speed?
by John Mat 2 weeks ago
Hi, i'm new to After Effects - i've just done a simple "drawing" on my video - like this one - https: www.youtube.com watch v=mS4SW7GNyXY The problem is - the animation is too fast, so i would like to
Re: Drawing on a video - how to change the animation speed?
by Roei Tzoref 1 week ago
you can copy the path from brush group to the path in the target brush group. Roei Tzoref After Effects Artist & Instructor Ae Blues Tutorials
How do I remove a Red X on screen
by sean rodrigues 4 years ago
I have a red X(I want to remove) that is embedded in a precomp. I have tried to use color key effect to remove the red X, but I get a black X when I sample the red. The red X is attached to an effect
Re: How do I remove a Red X on screen
by Roei Tzoref 1 week ago
sean rodrigues "Anyone experienced this and know how to get rid of the red X " no offence, but you need to buy the plugin, any other advice given here on how to "hack" the protection of the plugin is
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Rotating 3D shape layer on y-axis and maintaining stroke on all sides
by Evan Torrence 1 week ago
I hope i'm able to describe this problem correctly. I'm creating an animation where a bag of popcorn is rotating and expanding at the same time. I have created this bag as a 3D shape layer, and have c
Re: Rotating 3D shape layer on y-axis and maintaining stroke on all sides
by Roei Tzoref 1 week ago
try this: layer- layer styles- stroke Roei Tzoref After Effects Artist & Instructor Ae Blues Tutorials
Maintain stroke thickness of imported file in after effects
by Lizzie Green 2 weeks ago
Hello, I am wondering if it is possible to maintain the stroke thickness of a photoshop file imported into After Effects I am making an animation using After Effects and I have created my background a
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Re: Maintain stroke thickness of imported file in after effects
by Roei Tzoref 2 weeks ago
In one word: Yes you can if you use a stroke layer style. Since it renders after transformation it will stay constant no matter if scaled or zoomed into with a camera. Roei Tzoref After Effects Artist
Fine slide control ?
by Steve George 8 years ago
Hi guys, here's an issue i would like some advice with please :-). I'm using premiere pro for editing personal music videos, i understand the basic controls but find it hard to perfectly match the aud
Re: Fine slide control ?
by Tim Kolb 8 years ago
The nice thing about PPro is the ability to move audio by small increments. You would go to the panel menu on the top right of the sequence panel and select 'audio units'. This will convert the audio
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Roei Tzoref liked this 2 months ago
Taper stroke effect for Shape layers?
by bart stevens 10 years ago
I've been recently playing around with Shape Layers in CS3, an was wondering if there is any way to get a taper effect for the stroke I can get satifactory results with Trapcode 3d stroke, and Trapcod
Re: Taper stroke effect for Shape layers?
by Kalleheikki Kannisto 1 year ago
You can create a tapered mask path stroke with Video Copilot's free Saber plug-in. Aside from many way more interesting things.
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Roei Tzoref liked this 4 months ago
Controlling the speed of a rotation
by Nicolas Plaire 7 years ago
Hi everyone! I've been trying to find a way to control the speed of the rotation of a layer. I've been foolishly thinking that a simple time*Speed speed being linked to a slider that I keyframe would
Re: Controlling the speed of a rotation
by Dan Ebberts 7 years ago
Changing speeds is one of those things that can be pretty tricky with expressions. One way to do it is to do a frame-by-frame integration (accumulation) of your speed control. Here's an example with a
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Roei Tzoref liked this 5 months ago
How to unsubscribe a user?
by Roei Tzoref 6 months ago
Hey everybody and happy holidays. I am trying to unsubscribe a user and cannot. In the user page I can even ignore Him and still stay suscribed to his posts. In his user page I only see subscribe opti
Re: How to unsubscribe a user?
by Roei Tzoref 6 months ago
Thank you Ronald. this would be a useful feature. although I find the current subscription page in the account settings o.k. the subscriptions U.I were not visible in my mobile and that's why I could
Child-Parent linking - how to avoid inheriting rotation?
by Michael Cosner 8 years ago
Hey All, I've got two layers in which I want the child to accept the position and scale values of the parent but *not* the rotation (to keep the orientation of the child level). Is there a simple way
Re: Child-Parent linking - how to avoid inheriting rotation?
by Dan Ebberts 8 years ago
It sounds like you need a counter-rotation expression for the child, like this: value - parent.transform.rotation The child's world postion will still be affected by the parent's rotation, but it will
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Roei Tzoref liked this 6 months ago
Snow Around An Animated Matte
by Ronald Czarnecki 6 months ago
I created a matte with white rectangles and keyframes to animate it across the screen. I then created another copy with colored outlines in order to surround the matte with a color. So: V1 layer is vi
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Re: Snow Around An Animated Matte
by Kevin Camp 6 months ago
if you want to composite this in an NLE (like Premiere), then, in AE, I would apply the matte to the snow layer and remove the video layer. Then render that out to a codec that supports an alpha chann
Open Project FOLDER as a PANEL
by Peter Lee-Jones 6 months ago
Hi CC, I need to open a Project FOLDER as a PANEL I have 200 images and 200 comps... my computer monitor is not big enough to see all the images and compositions... this means endless scrolling and to
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Re: Open Project FOLDER as a PANEL
by Roei Tzoref 6 months ago
You can't. But you can press the tilda key to maximize the panel. I find this suits the need for more room in the project panel. Roei Tzoref After Effects Artist & Instructor Ae Blues Tutorials
basic workflow for creating watermarks in my videos
by Nate Liebermann 6 months ago
Hi you guys. I do a lot of animal videos that I shoot on my phone, upload to google photos, download to my laptop, and then watermark using Premiere pro. The way I currently do it is I batch download
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Re: basic workflow for creating watermarks in my videos
by Roei Tzoref 6 months ago
You can watermark during the compression process with AME if that helps: https: larryjordan.com articles adobe-media-encoder-7-1-add-watermark Roei Tzoref After Effects Artist & Instructor Ae Blues Tu
3D tracking green screen markers
by James Strecker 6 months ago
Hello. I apologize if this has been asked here before, but I've been Googling this for hours and have come up with nothing. I'm hoping someone here can help. I have painted a giant green wall for gree
Re: 3D tracking green screen markers
by Greg Gesch 6 months ago
Hi James, the sample tutorials on this page are excellent and should help: http: www.hollywoodcamerawork.com visual-effects-for-directors-sample-clips.html
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Jello Effect on backgrounds caused by Warp stabilizer
by Ryan McDermott 6 months ago
I'm attempting to fix some shaky footage by applying warp stabilizer. I'm having the issue of parts of the background shaking, while everything else remains smooth, which ends up making the shakiness
Re: Jello Effect on backgrounds caused by Warp stabilizer
by Roei Tzoref 6 months ago
Ryan McDermott "I'm attempting to fix some shaky footage by applying warp stabilizer." have you run through the help files this semi-automatic tool has more then just click and go https: helpx.adobe.
Replace Dynamically Linked After Effects Composition
by Demian Krentz 7 months ago
Am I missing the option where you can change the link for a dynamically-linked AE comp within Premiere Typically, I version comps within AE. _1, _2, _3, and so on. But the only way to replace a dynami
Re: Replace Dynamically Linked After Effects Composition
by Roei Tzoref 6 months ago
I see I accidentally thought you were instancing project names and not comps... if this was necessary for my workflow , I think I would be naming my comp as "Live Comp" in AE and inside create a preco
Forcing a layer colour through layers on top of it in 3D space
by Paul Gale 7 months ago
I have a cityscape animation that is composed of a number of 2D buildings arranged in 3D space to create a parallax effect when moving around the animation. As part of the animation, we have a night s
Re: Forcing a layer colour through layers on top of it in 3D space
by Cassius Marques 7 months ago
I usually do a True comp duplicator (script run) and tint everything I want over to white and the rest to black (to keep the overlapping stuff) Then I use this a luma matte for the main comp. Cassius
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Roei Tzoref liked this 7 months ago
hold an expression at it's last value
by Roei Tzoref 7 months ago
hey all you expression wizards I wish to figure out how to stop an expression at it's ending value: say I have a rotation of a layer set to time*30 and I want to create a checkbox control to hold it (
Re: hold an expression at it's last value
by Roei Tzoref 7 months ago
Thank you Dan. it works and I will keep it near. I was thinking this could be much simpler so I could tweak it to other manipulations as well - for example wiggle. here I was thinking that instead of
Yet another "quirk" in CC 2017
by Duke Sweden 7 months ago
Someone had mentioned that the three sliders in HSL Secondary in lumetri are all mislabeled. Saturation affects sharpness, sharpness effects tint, something like that. Well I just noticed that in "Bas
Re: Yet another "quirk" in CC 2017
by Roei Tzoref 7 months ago
there is a bug in premiere CC 2017 Lumetri which is known. the names got mixed up, the functionality works. until the update comes, we will have to make do Roei Tzoref After Effects Artist & Instructo
smiley is not working right. it's harder to be nice in the forums :(
by Roei Tzoref 7 months ago
in the header it's fine by in the text field when you try to type a smiley and add space you get this - at the beginning of the sentence it's alright and also if you don't add space at the end - not s
Re: sm 😀 iley is not working right. it's harder to be nice in the forums :(
by Abraham Chaffin 7 months ago
Thank you for the feedback Roei. The emoticon system should be working again. 😀 There's also a few more added to the collection. Abraham
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drag and drop not working today?
by Roei Tzoref 7 months ago
hi guys. for some reason drag and drop not working for me. not for Jpgs or Gifs. tried 2 different browsers. it shows progress but when it's done it does not add any link. adding from the image upload
Re: drag and drop not working today?
by Roei Tzoref 7 months ago
Thank you Abraham. sorry for the late reply but for some reason I did not get an email notifying me there was a new comment. yes it is fixed. happy thanksgivukkah to you and all the Cow Team Roei Tzor
Mask point co-ordinates
by Rury Nelson 8 months ago
Hello, world! I was wondering if it's possible to reference the position of a point within a mask Cheers, Rury
Re: Mask point co-ordinates
by Roei Tzoref 8 months ago
Bao mask avenger is a script that allows you to access the mask vertices as position targets via expression. It can also create nulls for you. Roei Tzoref After Effects Artist & Instructor Ae Blues Tu
Create rotate shortcut in After Effects that's less than a degree.
by Ismail Ati 8 months ago
Hello, I'm individually rotating a bunch of images in AE. I know of the Pad+ and Pad- short cuts, they rotate the image by 1 degree but I need something smaller for more precise rotation. Anyone know
Re: Create rotate shortcut in After Effects that's less than a degree.
by Jeff Hinkle 8 months ago
Command Ctl-up arrow and down arrow seems to work. --- It is easier to destroy than to create. More fun, too.
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Layer space / Comp space / World space
by Terry Coolidge 8 months ago
I know enough to know that I can use expressions to accomplish what I want, but I don't use them often enough to know how exactly to do it. I have an image of a map as a layer (could be in a precomp,
Re: Layer space / Comp space / World space
by Roei Tzoref 8 months ago
Thanks. I will experiment with this and hopefully wii wrap my head around it eventually. Roei Tzoref After Effects Artist & Instructor Ae Blues Tutorials
How create Seamlessly Looping Video?
by Alejandro Castan 4 years ago
Hi all, I have a Video assets and I would need to make Seamlessly Looping of this, for it, Could anybody advice about this topic Thanks in advance Best Regards Alejandro Castan
Re: How create Seamlessly Looping Video?
by Joseph W. Bourke 4 years ago
To create a seamless loop from a clip which is not able to loop, you cut it in the middle, swap the front of the clip to the end, and the end of the clip to the front, overlapping the two pieces in th
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HD 1920x1080 preset
by Roei Tzoref 8 months ago
Hi guys. Premiere 2015.3 on Win7. I am now filling the gaps in my Premiere knowledge after many years and some things have bugged me for years. my question is this: I want to create a reel that it's o
Re: HD 1920x1080 preset
by Roei Tzoref 8 months ago
Thank you Jeff. now it's clear to me. Roei Tzoref After Effects Artist & Instructor Ae Blues Tutorials
Strange layer behavior
by Konstantin Kartashov 8 months ago
I just faced weird problem. I have a layer controlled by few expressions on itself and on its parents. And since I ve done one more expression, based on "speed" operator, I can see rotation of boundin
Re: Strange layer behavior
by Dave LaRonde 8 months ago
No! As Roei says, we need much more information. Right now it is as if you are saying, "Help! My car is going 'bummpita, bommpita' when it should go, 'tickety, tickety, tickety'. Can you fix it online
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Suddenly being moderated
by Jeff Kirkland 1 year ago
Hi COW Team, I'm completely baffled as to why my posts are suddenly being moderated. I've been an active poster and, as far as I know, I've done nothing but post helpful advice for Final Cut Pro X use
Re: Suddenly being moderated
by Roei Tzoref 9 months ago
Now you can remove the disclaimer for unable to edit posts... :) Roei Tzoref After Effects Artist & Instructor Ae Blues Tutorials
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Pixelated Wipe
by Ray Oliver 9 months ago
Hi, I'm trying to make a Pixel Wipe transition. I tried using the block dissolve with a gradient layer but the result is not what I want. I really like what I managed to do with the card wipe but I do
Re: Pixelated Wipe
by Kevin Camp 9 months ago
this is pretty similar to your wipe but using gradient wipe. 10664_10658pixelatedwipecc12.aep.zip to change the pixelation, change settings in the gradient map comp. for example, to make the wipe go f
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Issues with warping/corner pinning text with effect applied
by Chad Haywood 9 months ago
Hi everyone, this has been driving me bonkers for the last few hours. Here's the situation, I have a t shirt on model thats been tracked in mocha. I have placed the models name on the tshirt, this tex
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Re: Issues with warping/corner pinning text with effect applied
by Roei Tzoref 9 months ago
Is the track data applied with corner pin If it is you could use expressions to bezier warp. Red giant has Rg warp corner pin too. Roei Tzoref After Effects Artist & Instructor Ae Blues Tutorials
Important Warning -- DO NOT UPDATE YOUR MAC TO SIERRA!
by Dave LaRonde 9 months ago
At least don't update yet. Mac AE users are reporting big problems after the upgrade. NO version of AE is cleared for use with Sierra. This kind of stuff should be apparent to people, but some folks j
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Re: Important Warning -- DO NOT UPDATE YOUR MAC TO SIERRA!
by Mike roberts 8 months ago
They new list Sierra as compatible on their site, but it sure isn't... They directed me to tech support and tech support said it's not compatible. Sounds like they have no idea what's going on. They a
Re Flex Morph Problem with abnormal skip of blending images at the ending of morph.
by Hank Huley 9 months ago
Hi CreativeCommunity :), I have a problem with the end of a two images morph using RE Flex Morph v4.0 on After CC2015. Settings seems to be ok... I have my two images and two mask correctly set... Mov
Re: Re Flex Morph Problem with abnormal skip of blending images at the ending of morph.
by Dave LaRonde 9 months ago
If you're working with highly-compressed footage -- think mpeg2 or mp4 h.264, you're doing yourself no favors. I would transcode to quicktime movies in the Photo JPEG, PNG, JPEG 2000 or Animation code
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interpolating frames with time stretch
by russ johnson 9 months ago
Thanks in advance for any help. I'm having trouble generating interpolated frames upon preview or export from sources that are slowed down, either via time remapping or time stretch. I have a timelaps
Re: interpolating frames with time stretch
by Walter Soyka 9 months ago
Dave LaRonde "I'd try using a third-party plugin, Twixtor. It will actually create the necessary intermediate frames for smoother motion." Ae's native pixel motion frame blending and Timewarp both us
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How to send a video clip from premiere pro timeline to photoshop and edit it frame by frame?
by Steve Marce 9 months ago
Hey guys, How do i send a video clip from premiere pro cs6 timeline to photoshop cs6 to edit the clip frame by frame, like a still, and thereby harnessing and enjoying the incredible tools and power t
Re: How to send a video clip from premiere pro timeline to photoshop and edit it frame by frame?
by Roei Tzoref 9 months ago
Hi Kannisto :) Kalleheikki Kannisto "File format seems to be a matter of opinion. I use TIFF for the most part. All three formats export as a lossless sequence, just make sure it is progressive, not i
Interactive Live Stream about Motion Design and After Effects
by Michael Chaize 9 months ago
Hi everyone, I just want to announce that I will be live on YouTube next week (Tuesday 20, Wed 21 and Thursday 22) with 5 motion designers who will share some good knowledge on After Effects. There wi
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Re: Interactive Live Stream about Motion Design and After Effects
by Kalleheikki Kannisto 9 months ago
Sounds great -- looking forward to it. Kalleheikki Kannisto Senior Graphic Designer
News: Adobe Unveils Sweeping Feature and Performance Updates to Adobe Creative Cloud Applications at IBC 2016
by Cow News Droid 10 months ago
Virtual Reality, Character Animation, Advanced Collaboration, and 3D Innovations across After Effects, Premiere Pro, and more (San Jose, CA--September 6, 2016) Adobe today revealed a series of innovat
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Ronald Lindeboom liked this 10 months ago
@Dave LaRonde
by Roei Tzoref 10 months ago
well, to argue with a cynic is a lost cause but I never claimed to save anybody. here goes: saying Ae may not work is an overstatement. not to say simply false statement. it definitely works. actually
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