Quick Matte

You may have thought we forgot about a free plug-in we were developing last year. Well we didn’t forget, we just had other things to focus on. However, I’ve been finalizing this matte-generating and refining tool and it’s release is imminent.

This plug-in isn’t going to make people like you but it will certainly help with your matte adjusting needs. Oh, and people will like you more too!

February 27th, 2009 @ 11:06 am
Souns great!
    John Omar
    August 28th, 2013 @ 11:08 am
    How can i download this plugin >> still not out ??
February 27th, 2009 @ 11:06 am
Awesome glad to hear its coming soon! cant wait :D
February 27th, 2009 @ 11:08 am
thank you good sir
February 27th, 2009 @ 11:09 am
But will it make me like myself? Is there any kind of matte choker plug-in for self-loathing?
February 27th, 2009 @ 11:11 am
February 27th, 2009 @ 11:12 am
I really hope it makes us like ourselves. I really am burdened by a terrible amount of self hatred. Maybe, just maybe, a matte tool will help with that since most of my self hatred is matte related.
February 27th, 2009 @ 11:13 am
that's good idea, go work ! :)
February 27th, 2009 @ 11:18 am
I find Matte chokers offensive.
February 27th, 2009 @ 11:32 am
This will be handy for a green screen project Ive got. Cool!
David W.
February 27th, 2009 @ 11:39 am
I never heard about this. Cool!
February 27th, 2009 @ 12:04 pm
I like Matte LeBlanc, from Friends. Oh. Matt. Matte. Mat.


Thanks, Andrew. This will come in handy!
February 27th, 2009 @ 12:14 pm
Really looking forward to it! Thanks Andrew.
February 27th, 2009 @ 12:16 pm
February 27th, 2009 @ 12:22 pm
February 27th, 2009 @ 12:23 pm
I'm burning with curiousity, maybe it covers what I suggested in the twitch blog to make it easy to select an element from an image. I remain amazed at what you give us Andrew.
February 27th, 2009 @ 12:23 pm
word, thx playa!
Juan Francisco
February 27th, 2009 @ 12:25 pm
Nice! btw i'm thinking of buying The Bullet..
February 27th, 2009 @ 12:28 pm
Thanks Andrew. I need all the help I can get in the "people liking me" deoartment ;(
February 27th, 2009 @ 12:28 pm
and the spelling department too...
February 27th, 2009 @ 12:30 pm
what will quick matte do?
February 27th, 2009 @ 12:59 pm
You could have forgotten and I wouldn't have remembered.
February 27th, 2009 @ 1:12 pm
I didn't even know you were developing a FREE plugin!!!!
February 27th, 2009 @ 1:24 pm
cool, can you remind us what it does?(for those of us with amnesia)
February 27th, 2009 @ 1:34 pm
February 27th, 2009 @ 1:51 pm
Looking forward to it , YOU DA MAN!!!
February 27th, 2009 @ 1:55 pm
great:) :)
February 27th, 2009 @ 2:09 pm
buena idea
February 27th, 2009 @ 2:22 pm
cool, sounds good :)
Mark Bowen
February 27th, 2009 @ 2:42 pm
Sounds great. Can't wait to see this one as I have been meaning to try out some green-screening soon.

Best wishes,

February 27th, 2009 @ 2:47 pm
wow, i totally forgot about that.
Sounds cool.
February 27th, 2009 @ 2:53 pm
I went back to look at the old BLOG about Quick Matte and there is mention of T-Shirts...
Where can I get me one a doze?!?
February 27th, 2009 @ 3:09 pm
Hey if people like me more... Can I use more instances of them? Well even if not. I bet it will be great!
February 27th, 2009 @ 3:13 pm
Awesome. Sounds lovely :)
February 27th, 2009 @ 3:14 pm
It's still free.
February 27th, 2009 @ 3:16 pm
wow..free..i lov free stuff
February 27th, 2009 @ 3:27 pm
andrew always update now..so cool..
`Charles x
February 27th, 2009 @ 5:27 pm
i think is time for RG2 (riot gear 2)....
February 27th, 2009 @ 5:37 pm
Andrew,thanks so much for these free stuffs :)
alex coffy
February 27th, 2009 @ 6:04 pm
(saying in creole) AK bon bagay!!!!
February 27th, 2009 @ 6:22 pm
AK, how many times have do we have to tell you this, you are awesome man! thanks!
February 27th, 2009 @ 6:58 pm
Great cant wait for this people will finally like me.
February 27th, 2009 @ 7:41 pm
who is your daddy and what does he do?
February 27th, 2009 @ 7:59 pm
really u are great
February 27th, 2009 @ 11:48 pm
February 28th, 2009 @ 12:16 am
Will it help me with the ladies, perhaps?
Jim Stone
February 28th, 2009 @ 12:55 am
I've been looking forward to this great new plug-in for freeee, thanks Andrew
February 28th, 2009 @ 3:06 am
ok!just cant waiT
martin troy
February 28th, 2009 @ 3:21 am
"Class Act" all the way Andrew. You are the best!
February 28th, 2009 @ 5:06 am
Mmmmh, feels like christmas. I´m impatient like a child ;-)

Greetings from Berlin
Super Man
February 28th, 2009 @ 7:10 am

P.S. Shirts?
February 28th, 2009 @ 9:04 am
Fantastic, I'm doing some tricky stuff at the moment and I bet this will help. You are a God send Mr Kramer! Thank you so much for this and your continued generosity.
February 28th, 2009 @ 9:29 am
I'm not exactly sure what how it will make mattes or how useful it will be but I've been looking forward to the plugin every since I noticed it on one of your tutorials months ago!
February 28th, 2009 @ 12:09 pm
I'm really only downloading this because, I want to make people like me more.
February 28th, 2009 @ 7:00 pm
AK, do u work 24*7??
everytime i log in to your website and i always c updates or something new..
how do u manage all this??
February 28th, 2009 @ 8:48 pm
I want a VC shirt!!
Love your work. Can't wait for the plugin.
March 1st, 2009 @ 8:06 am
I like to make welcome doormattes,placemattes,aftermattes,bath mattes,mousemattes,slipmattes (for DJ's), anti-vibration mattes.A tool like this will really come in handy.
Thank you so much Andrew
March 1st, 2009 @ 11:46 am
You make it too easy to compete with the big studios. Keep up the good work.
March 1st, 2009 @ 12:51 pm
March 1st, 2009 @ 1:06 pm
This is good. I need more people to like me and my personality and looks have let me down. >.>
March 2nd, 2009 @ 7:59 am
Hey AK,
Could you do a quick sheet with all the expressions from your videos on it? I can't always sit and watch the tuts to remember the expressions you used, and it would be extremely helpful.

March 2nd, 2009 @ 8:01 am
what happened to the VC t-shirts? :o
March 2nd, 2009 @ 8:59 am
gr8 going Andrew!
March 2nd, 2009 @ 8:33 pm
Thanks Andrew. I have have a project deadline coming up which involves countless hours of matte work. I'm hoping your tool will cut down that time considerably.
March 4th, 2009 @ 8:32 am
ooohh im so curiouss!!!
March 8th, 2009 @ 8:55 pm
super good!崇拜你……希望你蒸蒸日上……
i love the project you set……thanks,from China
March 11th, 2009 @ 6:57 pm
i love the project you set。thanks,from China
March 16th, 2009 @ 5:35 am
when will be the plugin available?
March 20th, 2009 @ 6:55 am
I'm really really looking forward to when this plug-in will be available. No doubt it won't be long now.

Keep up all the hard work. love the dvd bundle i got at Christmas by the way - lol
April 3rd, 2009 @ 9:53 am
Really looking forward to it!
when will be the plugin available?
Thanks Andrew.
August 25th, 2009 @ 5:12 pm
YES, finally I will be a chick magnet!
December 29th, 2009 @ 4:48 pm
What happend to this amazing plugin? Did it desintegrate;)
February 15th, 2010 @ 4:50 am
Was just wondering the same ... any idea when we will see thus plug-in, and will it still be a freebie? (I know, I know ... greedy slobs!)
March 20th, 2010 @ 7:06 pm
Just making sure this still isn't out right? Wanted to make sure I didn't miss anything.

Looking forward to it!
September 15th, 2010 @ 7:48 pm
How can I download this plug-in?
April 14th, 2011 @ 8:18 am
How can I download this plug-in?
Goutham R
August 9th, 2011 @ 8:35 am
When its going to be released???? Im too excited!!!...
February 2nd, 2013 @ 7:35 pm
quick matte? Best wishes!!
October 3rd, 2013 @ 8:50 am
damn - would have loved to see this one :(
February 19th, 2014 @ 3:07 am
Hi Andrew are you still developing this Quick Matte plugin? The ae inbuilt Set Matte is not a flexible effect and using track mattes is a huge issue for workflow when you want to use one matte for multiple layers - and end up being forced to create multiple layer duplicates. This is something adobe really needs to look into but you tend to be more proactive than the developers there!
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