October 10, 2014

Free models & other tools for Element 3D

As we're waiting for Element 3D v2, Topher Welsh collected information on Free models for Element 3D, as well as recent AE scripts in his return to blogging this week.

It's also a good time to mention a few related recent products, and it's all on PVC.

October 6, 2014

Video Copilot Element 3D v2 unveiled

Andrew Kramer unveiled new features coming in the long-awaited Video Copilot Element 3D V2 (link to PVC article), which is compatible with AE CS5+ and promised for November release.

Creative Cloud updates and iOS mobile apps

Today at Adobe MAX 2014, Adobe unveiled a new family of iOS mobile apps and enhanced Creative Cloud desktop tools that enable creatives to access, use and create from anywhere. Details on what's available today is noted at PVC in New Creative Cloud and mobile apps at MAX 2014.

The new iOS app Adobe Premiere Clip is pictured below. You can check out an example, of a demo of Project Animal, AE-related tech in general pre-release.


October 3, 2014

After Effects World keynote by Andrew Kramer

Andrew Kramer presented the keynote at the 2014 After Effects World conference and made it available on Video Copilot. It was edited using the multi-camera workflow in Premiere Pro CC.

Andrew spoke on demo reels and some keys to becoming a better artist. A few link on demo reels and such were also included at PVC in After Effects World keynote by Andrew Kramer.

October 2, 2014

Premiere Pro News Notes #10

Here's another collection of news on tutorials, tips, and related tools assorted with Adobe Premiere Pro. Things have been a little slower, perhaps in anticipation of a Creative Cloud update, though paywall training courses saw several new releases.

Premiere Pro News Notes #10

October 1, 2014

Football a ‘Christian Sport’

Conservative pundit Stephen Colbert explains why:

Shattering glass in AE

Shattering glass is not that easy if you're looking for realism.

The quickest way to simulate shattered or broken glass in After Effects is with Shatter, but there are other options available if Shatter doesn't work for your needs. For a roundup of resources to create this effect in AE, see Shatter glass in After Effects at PVC.