Category Archives: 3ds Max
This is the best news so far for 3D in After Effects: Element 3D. A review. GPU compatibility
Exporting 3D camera from After Effects to Max Lynda.com Import 3D camera into After Effects Render from Max RPF and include the Z Depth information, required to recreate my 3Dmax Camera in After Effects. Extract the data into a usable … Continue reading
Do not use a tripod for your shot. The tracker needs image scaling (moving on Z depth) in order to create 3D data. Panning from a fixed tripod will not provide this, so instead, dolly in/out of your scene. http://forums.adobe.com/thread/1035068
The Slate Compositor sets up a link to a file that can be imported into After Effects. Here are some tutorials on the subject: http://vimeo.com/31092754 http://library.creativecow.net/articles/hurwicz_michael/3ds-Max_2013-State-sets/video-tutorial http://docs.autodesk.com/3DSMAX/15/ENU/3ds-Max-Help/index.html?url=files/GUID-77566824-8EA2-4571-9C5A-56B7B332BFC0.htm,topicNumber=d30e474121 This one includes installing the After Effects plugin http://www.digitaltutors.com/11/training.php?vid=17748 Also this is on … Continue reading
Dan G. found this in our animation 2 class How Tool made an animation video
A student in my 3ds Max class found this nice tutorial on getting a Bokeh effect in Max.
A place to get images.
Is anyone using Cinema 4D with their After Effects projects?
3D artists are saying Modo is the up and coming tool for modeling. Anyone try it?