Tag Archives: After Effects

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Quack, Quack: Automatic Duck Is Back

Once upon a time, there was Automatic Duck. Offering timeline translation tools with names like Pro Import AE and Pro Export FCP, Automatic Duck's very popular plug-ins helped editors navigate among systems, moving sequences between otherwise incompatible applications with the help … more »


Adobe Announces Feature Slate for Next CC 2015 Update

Adobe announced a new slate of updates coming to its Creative Cloud apps later this year, including more native UHD support and HDR workflow in Premiere Pro and After Effects. UHD support has been expanded in Premiere Pro, which now natively … more »


Superhero Tech Through Motion Graphics for Arrow and The Flash

Scarab Digital created graphic elements that add to the high-tech ambiance of TV series The Flash and Arrow. Cinema 4D maker Maxon and writer Meleah Maynard offered StudioDaily a look at how they generate striking effects under budgetary and deadline … more »


Download These Adobe CC Keyboard Shortcuts Cheat Sheets

We're not sure why it took a site called setupablogtoday.com to make this awesomely useful set of infographics outlining and organizing keyboard shortcuts for various Adobe Creative Cloud apps, including Premiere Pro, After Effects and Photoshop. But we're glad they did. OK, … more »


Time-Travel Back to VHS-Era Action with “Kung Fury”

Oh, sure. Jacques Audiard's Dheepan, a drama about Sri Lankan exiles living in France, may have won the Palme d'Or at Cannes. But does it have dinosaurs? Does it have Viking warrior women? Does it have David Hasselhoff? "Kung Fury" … more »


The Netherlands’ Job, Joris and Marieke on Oscar-Nominated Short ‘A Single Life’

Netherlands animation studio Job, Joris & Marieke earned an Oscar nomination for its 2014 short film, "A Single Life," about a woman who discovers she can travel through time with the help of a very special 45 RPM record. Cinema 4D … more »


Premiere Pro CC vs. Zombies: Survival Tips from Dead Rising‘s Cutting Room

It took nearly 10 years, but Xbox 360's beloved zombie-fighting game Dead Rising finally got a movie version last month, when Dead Rising: Watchtower debuted on Sony's Crackle online streaming service in the U.S. The film was directed by Zach … more »


Still NYC

Photographer Ynon Lan visited New York City for the first time with a Canon 550D (T2i) in tow, shot a ton of still photographs, and turned them into an animated film with Adobe Premiere Pro and After Effects.


Invisible Chainsaw Debuts Variable Diffusion for After Effects

Invisible Chainsaw introduced Variable Diffusion, a new plug-in for Adobe After Effects CS5 or newer on Mac OS X. The company said it has developed a new algorithm to emulate the look of in-camera light scattering, allowing the look of various … more »


Sunken Foal “Never Knew”

Director/DP Kevin McGloughlin shot this video with Canon DSLRs and lenses, then manipulated its depiction of the passage of time in Adobe After Effects and Premiere Pro CS6. Click through to the Vimeo page for more on the process.