by Daniel “Hashi” Hashimoto In this tutorial, Daniel “Hashi” Hashimoto will show you how to utilize Trapcode Form, Universe, and Supercomp to create and composite a Druun into your scene in record time. And for those of you who want to recreate your Druun natively in After Effects, he shows how the fractal family of […]Read more "Recreate the Druun from Raya and the Last Dragon"
by Maxon.net How to Melt a Face with Trapcode and Mir in Adobe After Effects! In this VFX Side Quest, it’s time for a face-meltingly cool template from Action Movie Dad, based on the iconic effect from Indiana Jones: Raiders of the Lost Ark. Choose wisely. Read more about how to create this cool effect […]Read more "Free “Template of Doom” Face-Melting VFX Tutorial/Files"
by Red Giant/Maxon Each week the hosts (and the occasional guest artist) will peel back the curtain on a part of the VFX creation process that’s mostly omitted from tutorials: the exploratory, beginning stages of creating an effect, where artists throw ideas and iterations at the wall to see what sticks. It’s in that trial […]Read more "VFX and Chill with Hashi & Seth"
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 Charles Haine, nofilmschool.com Everything Red Giant makes is now free for students and educators! Red Giant has always been good about discounts. Not only does it have a yearly mega sale, but it also is one of the few companies that combines discounts. This means you can combine a student discount with the sale […]Read more "Red Giant Complete Is Now Free for Students and Educators!"
by Toolfarm Toolfarm did an article like this several years ago and it was super popular. Everyone loves free stuff! Some of these are really great tools too! Here are 32 free After Effects plug-ins for you to peruse, most of them are from our lovely vendors, too! Freebies are arranged alphabetically by company. Toolfarm […]Read more "Freebie Friday: 32 FREE After Effects Plug-ins"
by Red Giant Introducing Red Giant Universe 3. With a focus on both the user experience and text tools, the Universe 3 update includes 5 new text generation effects and a new, powerful Dashboard that makes it simple to apply effects and presets. With this update, there are now over 75 Red Giant Universe tools, supported […]Read more "Red Giant Universe 3.0 is Here!"
by Red Giant ‘Tis the season to be very very busy. Do you have any last minute holiday-related animations that you need to punch out asap? Even if you don’t, our other readers probably do (no judgement). This holiday season, Red Giant is giving customers the gift of time. Please enjoy these awesome and totally free Tracode-based […]Read more "Free Holiday Trapcode Suite Templates from Red Giant"
by Red Giant, Harry Frank Trapcode Particular 3 is considered the top plug-in for creating motion graphics in Adobe After Effects, and it’s a powerful beast. Get inspired! Download a free trial and watch our all-new and completely FREE Trapcode Particular 3 training series with motion designer, Harry Frank. WATCH NOW! TUTORIAL SERIES KEY DETAILS 14 […]Read more "Free! Training Tuts for Trapcode Particular 3"
by Red Giant Red Giant delivers awesome, fast text effects for editors and motion graphics artists. Six brand new tools, two updates added to the essential library of GPU-accelerated effects and transitions. Red Giant just released Universe 2.1, an update to its collection of GPU-accelerated plugins for editors and motion graphics artists. With six brand […]Read more "Red Giant Releases Universe 2.1"