Working through the night…

I’m just finishing some fx for a client that are taking a little longer than expected but things are looking good now. I’ve got some fun tips and info I’ll be posting on the blog in a slightly new format for short screen recorded tips. I’m also getting the rest of my project elements together for an exciting look at bar graphs in After Effects. (Trust me it’s more fun than it sounds)

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72 Comments

Jorge Escamilla
5 years ago
I'm looking forward to some tips when working with bar graphs. A good part of my job involves data visualization, and combining it with cool visual effects has proven to be an attractive mix!
Chad ONeal
5 years ago
Nothing but excuses and deflection
Tomer
5 years ago
Andrew,
How do you choose which camera to use in your 3d projects (28mm, 35mm, 50mm...) and what are the differences between them ?

Thanks & Shabat Shalom, no ?
Danny
5 years ago
Can´t wait for the tips and tricks....
Hooper
5 years ago
yah....not vedy ghood

(typical mouth breather reply)
5 years ago
Sounds boring... "Not very good"
Jason
5 years ago
This is good new i love new tutorials and its not every day you here good tips.
5 years ago
Of course "je meed" means "he need".
That's Sumerian.
5 years ago
Why should je meed Datamator?
He'll probably just take his rendered out video file of a 3D bar graph increasing or decreasing and then to some time remapping by using slider controls and expressions or something similar.
As far as I recall Andrew never said anything about creating those 3D bar graphs from scratch in After Effects, only that he'll control them in AE to fit whatever statistics he wants to show without having to re-animate and re-render everything in 3D.
Stephen
5 years ago
Hmmm,...would this involve Datamator 1.5?
Gionata
5 years ago
I'm not sure to understand anything, but I whant to give you many tanks for your work and yours tutorials, ever so gains.

I'll continue studing english...

:-)
Lou_
5 years ago
we...
are...
your...
followers......
(Darth Vader Voice) :)
Arry
5 years ago
i want it...! please.. please....
Aaron
5 years ago
What ever happened to your quickmatte plugin.. was that forgotten?
Josh M
5 years ago
Cool cant wait! Also, Andrew just wondering about the video blog or i think it was called the Video Copilot show and if that is still in the works. it sounded like a great idea and i hope its still on the way!
5 years ago
I remember checking CNN news everyday and now I realize that VideoCoPilot is first thing I check everyday before news??? I think Andrew Kramer should run for President .. specially now, that he has broken to Oval Office too :)
Matthew Park
5 years ago
Awesome, this tut will come in handy :D. Use it for school or something... Looking forward to more 3D awesome FX.
Dan
5 years ago
i cant wait looks intresting!
james
5 years ago
awesome! new tut sounds like something id use for my school project
erikcantu
5 years ago
these better be exploding bar graphs.
5 years ago
Man you're a serious workaholic :)

And btw, are you visiting IBC too?
Andres F
5 years ago
Can’t wait to see
Chris
5 years ago
Ahh the joys of our business... No social life what so ever... awesome..
Jhon
5 years ago
Can't wait! :) ;)
Lifetype
5 years ago
about a month ago i had to do a bunch of bar ,pie and line charts . and it was a huge pain in the ass . i look forward to seeing how you do it
5 years ago
Awesome!!! Oh, and what about the videoblog???
5 years ago
Now we all want to know who the client is. Why do you temp us like this Andrew? lol
ShoeToad
5 years ago
Ah, the smell of bar graphics in the morning ...
5 years ago
FX for a client? So is it a big movie project? :)
zin_onos
5 years ago
Andrew you should make more visual fx tutorials. Motion Graphics aren't as exciting!

Thank you if you are reading this.

PS. Thank you if you aren't reading this!
daniel smith
5 years ago
dude andrew kramer what would i do with out you...lol one of my best friends name is andrew grammer lol its funny anyway can't wait for the tutorial :) i've been working with action essentials 2 alot, check out my youtube- dcsfilmproductions :)
5 years ago
What about the VC show?
Anthony
5 years ago
Relly interested in this tutorial Thanks Andrew :)
Hotel
5 years ago
All verry cool,
But when will you finnish the Video Blog?
BZ
5 years ago
Cool, it will be exciting ....
Tull
5 years ago
Rama, great idea!! AK, 'how to make a killer reel' tut for 100.....awww nevermind, you probably already had an idea for 100 back @ 50....thanks for EVERYTHING!!!
illd
5 years ago
Nightwork sucks, because then you sleep the whole day. I hope you find your rhythm Kramer...
bryan
5 years ago
oh boy hehehehe can't wait to see it hehehe
5 years ago
Hey Andrew, are you at liberty to share any of your clients work with us? Would be interesting to see what kind of projects you work on a day to day basis.

Thank you
Mishig
5 years ago
how about Quick mate?
Kevin Lee
5 years ago
I don't know how bar graphs can be any fun at all!!
zin_onos
5 years ago
I don't know..... The picture really seems to be created in 3D. If you can make that in After Effects, Then You prove once more that you are the Best!
sven
5 years ago
hey andrew, when is that video blog coming? :)
5 years ago
Maybe tips, not tuts!
5 years ago
What happened to your compositing tool Quick Matte?
Did you put it on hold or will it just take longer than expected? I remember you announcing its upcoming release on August 23rd.
Qw3rtium
5 years ago
Rama, that's exactly what I was thinking about yesterday. I think Andrew should make a reel or something and overall show more of his work besides the tuts here on VC
5 years ago
I Know VC is a separated project, but why you don't post a showreel of your works Andrew? it would be really interesting!

why not a "how to make your Reel" for the 100st tutorial? where you show some tips for sound design, synchronization and merging projects files to make a freaking awesome reel!! not just an assembly of few renderings!
Rayan
5 years ago
I wish this one is one of the advanced tutorials, like tutorial number 95 about normal-map that really teach something.
Clayton Light
5 years ago
It's funny, animated graphs are what got me into motion graphics.
Plus, it's nice to know I'm not the only one working through the night.
yosefanan
5 years ago
What is the amazing surprise ....

tik tak tik tak

times up :)

we must to see the new thing :D

Thanks Andrew
Rama
5 years ago
Short, Long, or Very Long Tuts! it's allways good from you Andrew!

can't wait fir it! ;)
LebFx
5 years ago
:D nice
but I can wait :P
5 years ago
I feel your pain my friend, me and a co-worker are workin late on some aftereffects and audio post production. Cant wait to see some more dope tutorials.
Altaf
5 years ago
Can’t wait to see
swapnil kakade
5 years ago
do some boujou tutorials ples
Dextrmania
5 years ago
who is the client....?
nieghel
5 years ago
Tha 3d bar graph powerpointing was my idea originally!Please don't steel it Andrew! :D
rahino
5 years ago
what about the quick Matte Painting
Marcus
5 years ago
Can't wait to learn to make graphs in After Effects :-)
Mazyod
5 years ago
Hmmm.... great :P

night? night crawler effect, maybe? :P
Erick
5 years ago
Sounds good, can't wait! :)
Tanel
5 years ago
I hope the fx you're working on is supercool. and cant wait for the tips either.
5 years ago
You really haven't lived until you've pulled two allnighters in a row. :o
Angel
5 years ago
I hope you have the coffee pot flowing...
Tom
5 years ago
Making money is fun :)
Ryan
5 years ago
For once, graphs sound fun!
Matthijs
5 years ago
Nice, can't wait!
ramesh
5 years ago
eagerly waiting 4 the bar graph tut ....
Impulse120
5 years ago
Bar graphs huh. How fun can some bars really be? I guess we will know soon enough:) Thanks Mr. Kramer.
5 years ago
Oh yes Andrew you are the man! The bar graphics will upgrade our presentation for schools and business! Thanks Andrew!
Stirling
5 years ago
cool! are you able to share with us what that work is so that we will know it when we see it?
Thanks
BMW
5 years ago
Can't wait to hear some tips!
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