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How do I adjust things in 3d in after effects

I have multiple layers I now wish edit them in 3 dimensions. So I check the 3d layer attribute, but I still cant move the elements in that layer. In a youtube video (7:45) i have been following, when ...
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Need a good resource for exclusively Cinema 4D Lite tutorials

Are there any good training video sets that are exclusively for Cinema 4D Lite (the version that comes for free with Adove CC 2018?) I keep finding tutorials that appear to be for C4D Lite, then ...
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How is this basic 3D animation template created?

I found this "3D Character Template" which can be used in after effects: https://videohive.net/item/martin-3d-character-man-presentermanager-product-promotion/6886216?s_rank=52 How can I make these ...
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Extrusion via world normal pass

I want to create an extrusion effect in post production. Is it possible to do this via a world normal pass, so the pixels are moved/scaled into the according direction? I am looking for a solution in ...
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Building a 3D rig using a camera and expressions to include overshoot and randomness

Can anyone point me to a good breakdown of how to build a rig like the one shown at 11m55s approx in this (excellent) video: https://www.youtubhttps://youtu.be/WRkYP7wnD40?t=11m55s Key points are: ...
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Render complex motion data to pass

I am trying to get a more complex motion vector out of a render pass than regular motion vectors. It should be similar to motion data of a smart vector like Nuke offers with its SmartVector node. A ...
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How are anolog and digital video converted to a drawn format?

In photo shop you can make a picture taken with a camera look like a drawing or 3D representation. Is there a way to do this with Video? In real time?
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How they did it? (3D-like screenshots with animation)

Here sample: (from 20th second) It clearly 3D render, as here we can see DoF effect with small defocus. Also, it clearly not 2D transformations of screenshot, as ...
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Auto-Orient to Camera creates unwanted Z orientation

I have eight icons arranged in a circle, a Null object in the centre, and a camera that's parented to the Null. Each icon is set to be a 3D layer, and Auto-Oriented towards the camera. The camera is ...
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Can you put in and animate 3D models in After Effects exactly like in this video?

From 1:25 to 1:30. I want to do something like in this video where the 3D models of candies float up, swirl around together, shoot out to the viewer, and then land softly on a pile of itself. I was ...
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How to face track a 3d model

So say I build a 3d character's head how can I use real face motions to manipulate the 3d model face details, so for example if I raise an eyebrow it will cause the 3d character to raise an eyebrow.
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Can you create a VR video that makes use of positional tracking?

To my understanding there are basically 4 types of video: Ordinary 2D videos - these can be viewed by pretty much any device that has a screen 360 videos - these can be viewed by any smartphone that ...
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How to convert a 3D movie to 2D using ffmpeg

I am looking for a way to convert a 3d movie to a 2d movie. I found a reference on this forum. http://www.ffmpeg-archive.org/How-to-re-encode-3d-video-to-2d-video-td4676271.html
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3D object from CINEMA4D has glowing edge in After Effect

I have a composition of a video and a 3d object on it, coming from CINEMA 4D. There is a ~1 pixel wide glowing artefact around the edge of the imported 3d object. What can be the reason and how can I ...
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How to create a pseudo 3D/virtual POV effect

I was wondering, how American Football and Soccer Experts in the studios can move the field and camera perspective at their own will, even to places where there hasn't been a camera yet. I'm talking ...
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How to independently produce 3D Movies when 3D-TV's are discontinued?

Big TV-Screen companies like LG, Sony, Samsung and Sharp have announced that they'll discontinue to produce 3D-TV's. What impact does it have to small independent film producers, that produce 3D ...
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ffmpeg statement for Anaglyph of Red-Cyan Color

I'm trying to take two input videos (can be in avi, mp4, whatever ffmpeg supports) and combine them into a stereoscopic video with the "ffmpeg" utility that uses simple red and cyan colored glasses (...
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How can I convert a 3D SBS video to individual left side video and right side video?

Let’s suppose I have a 3D SBS video and I want to convert it such that I get two video files, one for left side video and one for the right. How can I do it? Is it possible to do so programmatically?
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How to align a shape to stick to another in AE?

I'm new to After Effects but I did some work with Photoshop in the past. I'm trying to create a diamond with AE (and make a gif later so it rotates). To be super clear - I'm trying to convert the ...
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How can I merge multiple solves from boujou to fusion 8

I've been trying to camera solve a specific video file in boujou but everytime I solve it, I get multiple solves. I looked up some tutorials but it seems they use footages that are smooth and high fps ...
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Cropping VR video afterwards

I have mp4 SBS 180 VR videos made for Oculus Rift. I'd like to crop the videos a little (simulate the zoom) and then downscale to "cardboard" resolution so it would be smoothly playable on mobile ...
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Motion capture and 3D model formats

I have a light background in CAD and modelling, and I want to use some virtual sets with motion capture. I'm trying to determine what program/platform my next 3D model should use if I want to work ...
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Wide baseline 3d video

I recorded video with 2 GoPro cameras separated 2' apart to allow me to create 3D video. Once I have them time synced, how do I get them aligned so I get a full and deep 3-D effect? This is a ...
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Whats the name of this Effect?

I've been seeing a lot of Motion Graphics work including this special destruction like effect. It looks like this: Watch Video here Does anyone know, what this effect is called? Or what program is ...
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Is there a device that will accept 2 hdmi inputs and output a single, 3d signal with one source for each eye?

I am trying to create a DIY dualplay setup. I would like to take 2 PS4s and combine their output into a 3d signal. Then, with modified active shutter glasses, two people could simultaneously watch one ...
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Working in a linearized Color Space in After Effects causes hard gradients

I am just playing arround with the new trapcode suite in after effects working ina linearized color space for a better control over color and effects. Somehow I get really bad rendering on parts of ...
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convert horizontal side by side to vertically stacked 3D video

I have seen this and this post explaining how to crop and stack videos using ffmpeg. My question is - is there an easy (preferably one step) way to turn a horizontally stacked video into a vertically ...
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How to convert a quicktime 3d model .mov format into multiple images

I've tried exporting 3d model lab into images sequence format after going through this below answer. exporting .mov vr to multiple still frames, but all I can see same image output with different ...
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How 2D to 3D conversion is performed?

The Oscar winning movie Titanic which was picturized in 2D format and released in 1997 . It was again released in 3D format in 2012. But I wonder that how 2D to 3D conversion of movie frames is ...
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Can Import A 3D Model into madmapper

I'm looking for a way to projection map onto a low poly 3d model, I would like to use mad mapper, but I can seem to figure out if there is a way to load the 3d model into madmapper rather than sit ...
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sofware to anim .stl before importing movie in after effect cs5

im looking for a software (free ideally) and user friendly to be able to import .stl format and anim them,then import them in after effect to add logo, typo and other stuff. Now im using open slipper ...
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After Effects: Create an isometric/orthographic Camera

I know that its not possible to create an non-perspective camera in after effects. But I read about a way to fake the effect of an isometric camera in after effects. I just didn't find something ...
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After Effects: Parent a Camera's position to a Null-Object with specific Off-Set

I am just struggling with a simple expression thing I guess. I have a camera looking at an Object in 3D Space. Actually The Object is at [0,0,0]. The Camera's position is at [29,-1637,-2248]. What I ...
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Film a 3D video using Genlock cameras or LANC?

I am doing some research in 3D stereo, particularly in 3D videos. I was successful creating 3D photos (using ordinary webcams) and viewing on a 3D laptop and 3D TV, but I've been reading that video ...
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Premiere Pro CC 2014 renders incredibly slow / Cineform

I created a movie with Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2014 and I have serious performance issues when it comes to export the movie. The first 10% renders pretty fast and takes 1 hour. Then it takes for every ...
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Do movie makers shoot video from two different perspectives to create 3D movies?

I understand that 3D video works by showing two different perspectives of a scene to the eyes, separately, and the brain does the rest. Just like looking at a real life scene. But for shooting 3D ...
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Can we produce true 3D holograms yet?

Do we currently have true 3d animated holograms yet? Images that we can walk around and see as 3d? I'm pretty sure we have this for still objects but I've seen plenty of videos of animated concert ...
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What software can be used for pre-visualizing video presentation environments?

D3 Technologies offers both a previz and a playout platform for video presentations. I'm interested only in the software part, for pre-visualization of complex, multi-screen presentations. Using ...
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Can I move an imported camera track in Maya without manually changing 500+ keyframes?

I have a match-moved camera track from Nuke but it's in the wrong place in my scene/environment, is it possible to select the camera's track and manipulate it without having to manually edit the 501 ...
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Loss of quality in after effects 3D layer

I have a 2D image layer that looks great as a 2D layer. Both .png and .eps files are (near) pixel perfect. However when I convert the layer to 3D, there is a massive loss in quality. Is there a ...
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After Effects - Element 3D: Text arranged in a circle/ring form

I need to dispose some letters extruded with Element 3D plug-in in After Effects Like in this fast example: I'm going crazy! Thank you in advance!
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What software to use for lighting and rendering 3d animation shorts?

I am new to 3d animation. I have always wanted to make 3d animation shorts (cartoons) and have now made the plunge. Over the past few months I have learnt to model, rig and animate characters (Maya/...
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Using gopro hero 3 white/black with 3d- anything to watch out for?

I am looking at buying a pair of black edition go pros and a 3d kit (mount with sync cable) I read elsewhere online about some issues with earlier models with the firmware etc. Does anyone know if ...
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Is there an easy way to import textured 3D geometry from Maya into Nuke?

I have a room with a number of objects inside it, many of which are duplicated, and I've managed to transfer the room as a single object into Nuke, and then attach its texture as a separate read node ...
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How do I properly bake a texture in Cinema 4D?

I'm trying to bake a texture into a model, but the results are terrible. Here is the way it should look: But every time I bake it, it comes out looking like this: Am I missing something?
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Is there a way to do both Extruded Text and Layer Modes natively in After Effects?

I followed Video Copilot 3D Shadows tutorial to create a nice shadow on my text. Because of the angle I'm doing though which is much more ... perspective I suppose you could say it could really use a ...
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Why is there a “2D” disc in every Blu-Ray 3D package?

Wikipedia says: MPEG4-MVC compresses both left and right eye views with a typical 50% overhead compared to equivalent 2D content, and can provide full 1080p resolution backward compatibility with ...
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How can I draw my own textures for my 3D objects?

As the title says; how can I draw my own textures using softwares like photoshop?
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Can two GoPro Hero3 cameras be made to capture the same frame from the same spot?

I just bought a Hero3 Silver camera, intending to check it out a bit before getting a second one for 3D. Checked it out, and apart from a malfunctioning time-lapse, liked it, made my second camera a ...
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Creating stereoscopic video from two video files

I've got two video files, each created with ffmpeg from a series of JPEG images, which I've obtained from rendering with a stereo camera in Maya. I would like to somehow merge together these videos ...