by Kevin McAuliffe, Moviola As you familiarize yourself with After Effects, many tasks start getting tedious and repetitive. If you’re looking for a way to automate these, Kevin McAuliffe has the answer: Scripts! Join Kevin as he walks you through some of his most time and labor saving scripts, how to implement them, and where […]Read more "7 Essential AE Scripts"
by Envato Market Templates for Adobe After Effects are an awesome way to automate your workflow and add creative visuals to your videos. Use After Effects Templates to Create Quality Videos Quickly As After Effect’s popularity has increased, so too has the usage of templates to modify and enhance video projects. Because After Affects is […]Read more "101 Free Templates for Adobe After Effects (and How to Make Your Own!)"
by Andrew Kramer, Video CoPilot Andrew at Video CoPilot made a mess so you don’t have to! Just download the FREE stock footage collection and use in your own projects. Download Slime Stock FX PACKFORMAT: 25 High Quality 2K+ Prores: USE After Effects or Premiere to preview!Note: Most video players on PC do not support pro […]Read more "FREE VCP Slime PACK: 3GB of Stock FX!"
by Todd Blankenship, Rocketstock Creating metallic text is a common motion graphics request. But it used to be difficult to get professional results natively in After Effects. Not anymore. While it has been possible for a while to get 3D text in After Effects thanks to Video Copilot’s Element 3D, it has been impossible to do it in […]Read more "How To Make Metallic 3D Text in After Effects (Without Any Plugins!)"
by Red Giant THE THING WITH A HUNDRED EYES! Halloween is getting closer, and while we don’t have any candy to hand out, we do have a few tricks and a treat, in the form of a new tutorial and an insanely awesome project file from Red Giant’s own Lead Designer, Leo Hageman. Leo walks you through this […]Read more "100 Free Digital Contact Lenses by Red Giant"
by Larry Jordan Create a Hold Frame: A Sneaky Tip to Extend Your Video Software: Apple FCP X Sometimes there are instances when you need a bit more video in your project but there are not enough handles on a particular clip to give you what you need. If the video is stationary at the […]Read more "Larry Jordan’s Tip of the Day"
by Mekajiki Mekajiki, makers of RenderGarden for After Effects, have several helpful free tools that can free-up memory, make it easier to find and launch scripts, quickly extract alpha channels from luminance, and more. Mekajiki: FreeTools UnMult Quickly extract alpha channels from luminance with this Adobe After Effects plug- in. Extract light effects such as flares […]Read more "Free Tools for After Effects by Mekajiki"