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Compositing animated objects from 3dsMax in After Effects

Getting object data from various 3d packages into After Effects for compositing has always been a little mystical, especially in 3dsMax. I never really have took the time to find a simple reliable method but found one today. The method … Continue reading

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AEPDX Meeting Wed, Feb. 10th @ Webtrends

Monthly Portland After Effects group meeting at the Webtrends building on Wednesday, February 10th. I’ll be missing it because of a schedule conflict but if you’re in the area you should try and make it. Damon Wubben will speaking and … Continue reading

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AEPDX: 2nd meeting featuring Monovich

Second AEPDX meeting went down on Wednesday at Webtrends. Stephen Fitzgerald aka monovich showed us two projects from the Cut & Paste contest in PDX and NYC. Really cool to see someone else’s workflow. He gave some cool tips on … Continue reading

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Composition beyond AE

Been trying out the demos for some compositing software. After Effects does many things well but advanced compositing isn’t it’s strongest suit.  Handling all the 3d render passes is becoming increasingly burdensome in AE, not to mention slow. After trying … Continue reading

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