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Rich Young is a long-time After Effects user from the San Francisco Bay Area. His After Effects and Premiere Pro round-ups provide viewers with an easy-to-digest summary of developments. He also supplies info and links for tutorials that allow users to do things in After Effects they never thought were possible....

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After Effects Lately 2013.01.31

After Effects Lately 2013.01.31

Morning webinar, compositing, keying, slideshows, and more

By Rich Young | January 31, 2013

Here's some of the last few weeks or so of assorted After Effects tutorials, tips, and scripts & plug-ins new and old.

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After Effects Lately 2013.01.25

After Effects Lately 2013.01.25

Element 3D steps up, new character animation tutorials, prizes, animation assistance, + more

By Rich Young | January 25, 2013

Here's some of the last few weeks or so of assorted After Effects tutorials, tips, and scripts & plug-ins new and old.

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After Effects at 20: A Trip Down Memory Lane

After Effects at 20: A Trip Down Memory Lane

By Rich Young | January 17, 2013

Adobe is celebrating the 20th year of After Effects. Here are a few tidbits picked up along the way.

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After Effects Lately 2013.01.15

After Effects Lately 2013.01.15

The usual suspects + AE is 20

By Rich Young | January 15, 2013

Here's some of the last few weeks or so of assorted After Effects tutorials, tips, and scripts & plug-ins new and old.

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After Effects Lately Dec31.2012

After Effects Lately Dec31.2012

Sales & contest ending soon + a boatload of tutorials

By Rich Young | December 31, 2012

Here's another part of the last few weeks or so of assorted After Effects tutorials, tips, and scripts & plug-ins new and old. Read More

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vignette

Vignettes in Premiere & After Effects

A plethora of resources [updated]

By Rich Young | December 27, 2012

Vignettes have become more popular, and perhaps heavy-handed, especially in After Effects since the release of the DV Rebel's Guide by Stu Maschwitz. Of course there's numerous ways to make vignettes, and it looks like the topic is quite well-covered now, thank you. Here are a few tools & tutorials on the various options.

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After Effects Lately Dec10.2012

After Effects Lately Dec10.2012

AE Vfx, scripting intros, contest winners, & more

By Rich Young | December 10, 2012

Here's another part of the last few weeks or so of assorted After Effects tutorials, tips, and scripts & plug-ins new and old.

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After Effects Lately Dec8.2012

After Effects Lately Dec8.2012

Apprentice training, color matching plug-in, Image Based Lighting, 3D particles, and more

By Rich Young | December 08, 2012

Here's another part of the last few weeks or so of assorted After Effects tutorials, tips, and scripts & plug-ins new and old.

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Sunbursts or radial rays in After Effects

Sunbursts or radial rays in After Effects

A roundup

By Rich Young | November 30, 2012

There are a variety of ways to get a sunburst effect or radial rays in After Effects, and methods in Illustrator and Photoshop are sometimes similar. Here are some resources on making them. Read More

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After Effects Roundup Nov28.2012

After Effects Roundup Nov28.2012

Catching up is hard to do

By Rich Young | November 28, 2012

Here's another part of the last few weeks or so of assorted After Effects tutorials, tips, and scripts & plug-ins new and old. Check out also the November 18 installment, Recently in After Effects.{C} Read More

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Recently in After Effects

Recently in After Effects

By Rich Young | November 18, 2012

Here's part of the last few weeks or so of assorted After Effects tutorials, tips, and scripts & plug-ins new and old. Read More

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The Matrix effect in After Effects

The Matrix effect in After Effects

Some Resources

By Rich Young | November 12, 2012

There are a number of ways to generate the Matrix text effect, and reflex dictates a list. Several tutorials have been done using particles with Particle Playground and CC Particle World, and other built-in and 3rd-party tools. Read More

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After Effects weekly roundup

After Effects weekly roundup

Particular update + tutorials, Element 3D, OrientWorld, cover flow, add & remove blemishes, and more

By Rich Young | October 31, 2012

Here's the latest week or so of assorted After Effects tutorials, tips, and scripts & plug-ins new and old. Read More

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The week in After Effects

The week in After Effects

'Avengers' HUD, Orient World, Particular, shortcuts, error codes and more

By Rich Young | October 23, 2012

Here's the latest week or so of assorted After Effects tutorials, tips, and scripts & plug-ins new and old. Read More

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Another week in After Effects

Another week in After Effects

Wiggles, twitches, color, 3D, scripts, Premiere, & more

By Rich Young | October 18, 2012

 

 

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Last week in After Effects

Last week in After Effects

Beats, plug-ins, son of Ken Burns, roto, Production Premium news, 3D

By Rich Young | October 10, 2012

 

 

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After Effects Lately #3

After Effects Lately #3

A different 'film-look' plug-in, Trapcode Particular training, Dynamic Link, presets, and more

By Rich Young | September 30, 2012

Here's the last bunch of news from September in assorted After Effects tutorials, tips, and scripts & plug-ins new and old. You can catch other recent AE roundup at After Effects Lately #1 and After Effects Lately #2. Read More

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After Effects Lately #2

After Effects Lately #2

AE Scripts hits stride with Plexus 2 and more

By Rich Young | September 28, 2012

Here's the latest from this month in assorted After Effects tutorials, tips, and scripts & plug-ins new and old. Read More

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After Effects Lately #1

After Effects Lately #1

Catching up to IBC and other news: a new full-featured 3D renderer & more

By Rich Young | September 23, 2012

Here's the latest week or so of assorted After Effects tutorials, tips, and scripts & plug-ins new and old. Read More

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The week in After Effects

The week in After Effects

Product discussion + Adobe Anywhere, KinectToPin, 3D camera tracker, Auto-Save, Particle Playground galaxies, one matte for multiple layers, and more

By Rich Young | September 05, 2012

Here's the latest week or so of assorted After Effects tutorials, tips, and scripts & plug-ins new and old. Read More

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