Special Blog Show on Halloween

Sam Loya joins us for an electrifying Halloween blog show and simultaneous tutorial launch. The excitement will begin tomorrow evening Mu ha ha ha.

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5 years ago
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174 Comments

5 years ago
I like it! Cgt Kramer!
Gopinath
5 years ago
hi.
i am see very best After Effect light and blood!! how made very good great!!!! u made very good NEW IDEA GREAT DUDE!!! love u learn more
i am learn after effect.. i am sure Deaf & dumb no ear....
i am find job problem!!! u help me great!!!! After Effect!!!

Regards,
Gopinath
Adriane
5 years ago
Hello Mr. Kramer,
First I wanted to congratulate him for his work in which I admire ... plus you are very handsome, I can not wait to watch your new tutorial ... remember I'm your fan ... I love you andrew.
Kisses
gatinhot
5 years ago
Clenildo (translated)
""I am from Brazil, I like a lot your work. i would like to buy your products but at the moment i got no credit card. Take care ..""

;) Andrew i could be your personal translator LOL!
5 years ago
Mr.Andrew i form brazil.gosto muito do seu trabalho.Gostaria de comprar seus produtos mas não tenho cartão de crédito . Um forte abraço
newn
5 years ago
excelent!!! :D
can't wait to see it :D
mayk
5 years ago
c'est superb.....
Joey
5 years ago
Andrew is the god of motion graphics, Your alright too Sam. lol. Love the blogs, your tips have gotten me excellent grades on my visual projects at school. Keep it up...
DevoidOfStars
5 years ago
@Erick: I think you're confusing Halloween with April Fools :P

It's late here in Europe. I guess I'll just wake up tomorrow and find my presents under the tree... no, wait

(Holiday Hatrick, Woohoo)
Some Guy
5 years ago
Andrew, why don't you release it now and spend the evening with your family?

Joke, take your time.
Marcelo Vargas
5 years ago
"by fablemaniac
October 30th, 2009 @ 12:07 pm

Im’ orthodox christian…we dont get to go around houses begging for food once every year"

i just fell like correcting here, "Halloween" comes from a before crist celebration on old ireland direct meaning "All-Hallows-Eve", you being an orthodox christian, can see that this pagan celebration was on even before any christian religion, thsi date in the old calendar was the end of the year.

Beside of all can't wait Andrew!!!!!!!!!!
5 years ago
Very nice like always
5 years ago
PST is (GMT - 7:00). Which means that at 7:00pm PST it will be 2am Greenwich Time.
Jett0Azul
5 years ago
Nice... Can't wait to See!

//Jett0Azul
ZeroImage
5 years ago
For those that want to know what time it is with PST:
http://wwp.greenwichmeantime.com/time-zone/usa/pacific-time/

Do the math!
Diego G.
5 years ago
@Jack:
I think it's 8 hours after the night in England, but... I'm not sure...
Charlie Brown
5 years ago
C'mon man....kids should be sleeping already!!!!...can't wait!!!.....
jack
5 years ago
Anyone know what time it will start in the UK??
Im no good with time zones lol.
Eli
5 years ago
Andrew, your tutorials are the single best resource I've found for after effects! Can't wait to see what comes next :)
Erick
5 years ago
Andrew is this a joke?
empik
5 years ago
22:00. Go Andrew, Go!
Rogier Colijn
5 years ago
ANDREW WE CAN'T WAIT 21:53 here! And... after seeing "This is It" by Michael Jackson, i need something to get me happy again, its such a shame he died!
bb
5 years ago
im in britain wat time is that
bahaa
5 years ago
evening means ??
DDVP
5 years ago
Dude.... Plz, make it now, well, ok, I will go to a hallowen party and I come back at 24:00 here in Portugal, Hope I can see that fuck!
5 years ago
Evening in PST, plan on it!
5 years ago
21h30 europe !!!!!!!!! please man
bahaa
5 years ago
waitiing its 21:23 here
Frank
5 years ago
Man - i hate this time difference stuff -
it-s 21.15 in Germany - all the Kids with they-re
"trick or treat" are long gone.
adam
5 years ago
lol its 20:15 at the mo in the UK. got ages to wait before US catch up lol
washproof
5 years ago
@jay89,
yeah! I think they should let Sam record his own tut, so just once he can destroy/harm kramer just for once, and hey who doesent want to destroy/harm Kramer? he's an evil genius out to beguile us with his digital smoke & mirrors ,right?...

Love you Andy :D great work man, cant wait for the optical flares!
Phil the Drill
5 years ago
Well,its 7.36 pm in ireland now and its really getting too long!! :D
conor
5 years ago
wen is it coming its 7:30 pm in ireland Halloween
Nike
5 years ago
Ohh I'm waiting for it and I'm sure it's gona be great
Kevin
5 years ago
20:02 .. dun think im gonna be able to watch it today. hopefully i will.
5 years ago
HI
Andrew Kramer and Co are amazin
I am only 13 and already know tons about after effects

cheers, i am watchin ur show now
DDVP
5 years ago
Iim waiting, Its 18:16 in Portugal!
ZeroImage
5 years ago
Yeah here in sweden it's 19:14 right now :o
I'm guessing it'll start sometime in the morning for us?
Mikko Hassinen
5 years ago
I'm waiting...
conor
5 years ago
i would love it if andrew could give us some tips on how to create an intense high action video, for freerunning
Karamande
5 years ago
Waiting too....
In Italy is 18:15... when show starts?
Yggdrasil
5 years ago
I'm sensing he's going to be struck by lightning lol XD
5 years ago
His mouth kind of looks like he might be turning into a zampire/werewolf.....Mr Kramer seems to enjoy updating older tutorials into full blown awesomeness.


Personally a lighting hit is most likly - as it might involve video copilot flares.
Sreejith Antony K
5 years ago
waiting .......
Matt
5 years ago
Sam's going to be either turn into a warewolf...or george bush!! ARRHHH
Moiz Ahmed
5 years ago
Cooooooooool!!!!!!!
can't wait more
Hurry up guys
:-)
Sherwin from Philippines
5 years ago
Greetings to all!

When will the new plug in be available? The Optical Flares? I can't wait to buy that product! I have the collections of all the Video Copilot products! More power!
5 years ago
thanks....
coooooooooooooool
it's very nice...
i m wating
Kevin
5 years ago
Hate the fact that I live in GMT+1 and I think that's PST+10 or something. Guess I'll have to wait 'till tomorrow. :( We'll see. Can't wait!
Zack F.
5 years ago
hmm maybe sam will get stuck by lightning? that would make a very
"electrifying Halloween blog show"
Diego G.
5 years ago
Well, today is tommorow :P
Happy halloween :P
5 years ago
Oh, I'm so excited!!! Be sure this special will be scary great!!!
Maybe you want to take a look at the trailer I created for my bands music video. We used a Halloween pumpkin as well ;o)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZQjPXJxY1qY

I used a lot of Andrews stuff and tutorials (AE 2, Twitch...) and try to create a Tarantino, 70 retro, Trash look. The Video is still in work and I hope i could use the "Halloween special" for more cool Ideas.
Nice greetings from germany! Hope you like it.
Jason Spinks
5 years ago
"wow i cant wait! im only 12 years old but im trying really hard to make visual effects like yours andrew. Im tryign so hard ot make at last a little movie."

Wow I wish I was 12 again! Hang on...,,.. I am, by mind anyway.

jelly!
Qw3rtium
5 years ago
Seems like it's going to be at night for me. I believe today is going to be the most unforgetable day of 2009
Liam
5 years ago
Shape-shifts? or Alien Abduction?
ivan
5 years ago
sound interesting
V3P
5 years ago
Sweet. Can't wait :p
Vicky Shah
5 years ago
It is gr8... sir
5 years ago
ooohh, freaky!

Its pretty misty and foggy down in england this halloween. Just watched drag me to hell, and its eeearrrlly.

New tutorial looks awesome. You should make him explode in blood or something!

Matt
Airman
5 years ago
"Doesn't look like a very good neighborhood...somebody should have warned him!" :D
Looking forward to it!
Yabba
5 years ago
While I appreciate the Halloween Tutorial, uh . . . it's Halloween already. Would've been nice to have had it a few days before Halloween since anyone with a family or life will be out tonight. But that's just me. Kind of like your Valentine's one that came out the day of . . . while I appreciate the techniques involved and learning, it would be nice if you guys planned ahead of holidays and made specific holiday tutorials available . . . i don't know . . maybe at least a day before?
5 years ago
cool can't wait :D
5 years ago
Yes, i´m excited, can´t wait.
Hope this one will be as good as the Disintegreation video.
lucio aquino
5 years ago
i love everythinf on this page! U all guy r the best and i still hope be like u :)

saludos desde argentina, great job!
Dil
5 years ago
wow i cant wait! im only 12 years old but im trying really hard to make visual effects like yours andrew. Im tryign so hard ot make at last a little movie.

Keep up the good work!
Daniel
5 years ago
Is the image made with green/blue screen?
michael
5 years ago
Haha, looking forward to the show Andrew! =)
Timinator
5 years ago
There's a Dumpster Vampire, right? Damn, I hate those things.
Flavio
5 years ago
Ahahaah!

Great SAM!! :D :D :D
peter
5 years ago
I can't wait. I love Hallowen!!
5 years ago
WOW can't wait to see it. lighting, rain, wet ground lighting strike on sam turning into so water monster....
Titou-x
5 years ago
Neeeeed !!! I want that tutorial :p Sam Rocks !
Olivier-Mauritius
5 years ago
Wooohooooooooooo!!!! Can't wait to see this man!!!
Jason Spinks
5 years ago
Sam ROCKS! Watch out for those live audiences Andrew they can bite. :)
Simeon S
5 years ago
This doesn't pertain to the man standing in the rain, but i just found this site and i really need to say thanks to you guyz, FREE tutorials oh my goodness, I'm 18yrs and i live in Trinidad that's in the Caribbean and to learn stuff like this i need to study in America, in other words cant afford IT, these lessons your teaching PRICELESS... this is a god given site... thanks you so much for taking the time for ppl like myself, MR KRAMER...
sohail
5 years ago
Can’t wait!!!
Nice shot too!
whats the tutorial going to be about??
5 years ago
what time will it start (pacific)

i really like the live tuts idea .
plus who needs easy girls and lots of liquor on halloween when you have a live seat to sams last moments . i will tune into to see his skeleton show while he is getting struck by lightning =P
However
5 years ago
Hey andrew is the show gonig to be live? or no? thanks
Noep
5 years ago
Is this going to be a live streaming show or would be posted like the other video blogs? Just wondering sinc you sai it begins tomorrow evening.
atifqureshi
5 years ago
Thats cool Can’t wait..
5 years ago
It will be recorded live in front of a studio audience. Then you can watch it like normal...
Ennis Buchi
5 years ago
Thats cool :) Can’t wait..
mike l
5 years ago
that shot looks reall nice!
Fer
5 years ago
Yeah!! we miss u… sam.. !!
5 years ago
I just hope this tutorial features the Halloween (Michael Myers) theme song!
what's up everybody. .

can't wait to see the new and upcoming

halloween tutorial. .

it's been stormy day this morining here

in the Philippines. .

as always. .

more power VCP!
Javier
5 years ago
Dude I am new to your website, and you make all of your tutorials fun and entertaining keep up the good work, I can't wait for this one !
5 years ago
kull........can't wait
5 years ago
WAITTIN' FOR THIS TUTO, SAN LOYA AGAIN....AWESOME!!!
5 years ago
Can't wait for this!
Daniel
5 years ago
I'm afraid that i'm afraid!
5 years ago
nice shot, good to see you back samy. cant wait for 2 things modern warfare 2 and the come back of sam.its about time to make somthing new.
arry
5 years ago
go.. sam.. we miss u...
5 years ago
Alright Sam! We've missed him! :D
Heath
5 years ago
Ok the screenstot tells us a few thing's we can expect, water on lens, sky replacement, color correction and simulated rain but as for the "electrifying Halloween" who knows what Andrew will pull out. I really hope that it's not another disintegration tutorial I think it was covered pretty well in the last tutorial. Unless of course there's an awesome different way of making the effect.
I dunno Sam looks kind of more like a villan than a victim this time maybe he'll shock the crap out of someone.

Oh and electric zombies would be way rad....
5 years ago
I'm an orthodox beggar, which explains why I'm here getting all the free education I can squeeze out ...!
Hey Fablemaniac, you wouldn't be the type who would grab free downloads, would you?
Going to a HW party, East Coast, so maybe I'll catch what looks like a fun time when I get in ...
Rage
5 years ago
Youpiiiii new tuto!!!! Bring it on Andrew!
5 years ago
Nice, cant look forward!
John Lenon
5 years ago
Xmmm.. What's up duck!!:)))
Oscar
5 years ago
I'm going to sleep now.
Oscar
5 years ago
It's Halloween as of 6 minutes ago here in England.

Woo, too bad I don't do trick or treating. I might this year.
Abdus Sami
5 years ago
hi Andrew .... please roll it MAN
Morty
5 years ago
Its amazing to see all the "I cant wait" spam for such a short time after you posted this...
Congtats, Andy, youve a lot of fans :)
5 years ago
Ohh can't wait!
Sam's going to be with us.
This hallowen gonna be very scary !
:)
Remix
5 years ago
Lighting with desintegration! AWESOME! (My thoughts)
5 years ago
It's already Halloween in Australia!
Mitchell
5 years ago
Is that lighting I sense in Sam's near future?
Daniel
5 years ago
Looks nice AK :P

Hopefully it's going to be usefull
Well....
It always is, btw
Good luch with your new sponsor...

Greets from the Netherlands
Reno
5 years ago
A wonder what cool thing we'll get to learn to do? I've really been looking forward to the 3D graph one.

Happy Halloween
WuzzysBrand
5 years ago
Nice costume!...Oh...sorry..

lol jk :)

can't wait :)
Paul
5 years ago
yeah cant wait to watch the tut!
go on like that, andrew

greetings from austria
AndrewYY
5 years ago
Electrifying? I bet he gets struck by lightning :D
Dan Rozen
5 years ago
God looked at Sam and said onto him:

- Sam, the time has come. I will smite thee with great vengeance.

Sam trembled as he gazed towards the sky, hopelessly shouting back.

- You will not have me, Oh heavenly father!

*BZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ*
Bret
5 years ago
Andrew, nice comeback @Fablemaniac. Got a good laugh out of that.
Have a happy scary day! Yea! New tutorial...Sorry Sam.
macbain
5 years ago
That's gonna be great for sure!
Jeff
5 years ago
i hope he explodes into pumpkin particles... sorry sam your suffering is just so funny
Pavel
5 years ago
Wow it looks great:). Greetings from Czech republic
5 years ago
Not looking too good for Mr. Loya. Looks like he will never have a serious acting career after all. Oh well :)
Nathan Rodriguez
5 years ago
WOW thats so sweet.
Thats going to really be a great tut,that i'll defiantly use.
Thanks so much you guys.
Hiphopjoe
5 years ago
Yay! Cant wait man looks AWSUM
Plissken
5 years ago
andrew, don't forget captain kirk's mask when you go trick n' treating :)
5 years ago
I'm guessing you shot this during the deluge in California a couple of weeks ago. Oh, I got my 2nd VCP product yesterday! TWITCH! Looking forward to using it!
Olympia Logger
5 years ago
Looks like Sammy moved to Ketchikan.
Rains about 15ft a year there.
iacere
5 years ago
sounds really great , cant wait :)!!!!!!!
BESTIA94
5 years ago
Ohh Sounds awesome!
Erik
5 years ago
Ah cant wait for it =) Love ur work Andrew !!! :D:D
Dipo Dipe
5 years ago
Nice one i know you've got something up your sleeves fro this long!
Josh M
5 years ago
awesome! too bad i will be out of town til sunday evening! oh well i will have something to look forward to til then!
Nicolas
5 years ago
Andrew is an even better master of suspense than Hitchcock or The Looney Toons.
Panayiotis
5 years ago
And then.... Sam began to walk in the dark slipery street all alone, hunted by the ghosts of his past.
It's getting darker and darker, he is helpless can Andrew Kramer jump in and Save the poor old Sam I guess we'll never know..Maybe
5 years ago
Excelent!!! :) :) :)
Exordium
5 years ago
andrew, for once in my life, please reply to this message. and the i can die in peace :D great ide btw.
5 years ago
Oh Sam, I told you that you should have bought some life insurance. From the looks of the picture, Andrew is probably going to either have aliens abduct you, or strike you down with lightning down to the bones....mwahahahah...I can't wait to see what dastardly tricks Andrew has in store for you Sam.
5 years ago
We know what you do to Sam during the year. We can't Imagen what Your going to do to him on Halloween! Poor guy :(



Can't wait!!!! :D
Qw3rtium
5 years ago
I think I know whats gonna happen :D
Johann Torres
5 years ago
that picture looks like a movie poster!
nice work andrew!
Johann Torres
5 years ago
awesome can't wait! :D
5 years ago
Mr. Kramer Im a quiet type guy and you offer alot here.
I need to see a tutorial on. 1. Someone smashing thru a wall 2. A Building explosion 3. Someone passing their hand thru a wall 4. A bullet hitting a man and smashing up on his body like superman when the bullet hit his eye and smashed up. 5. A full body aura that emitts heat or waves of energy. I know you can do it cause from what ive seen here your one of the top after effect instructors in the world.
Kai
5 years ago
awesome!
I'll be watching this when I'm eating the candy I'm supposed to be passing out.

:D
Jason
5 years ago
Cant wait! I was hoping it would be out today though
macnimation
5 years ago
Sam looks scary.....what does he look like without the zombie mask on???
GDH6200
5 years ago
Lol, I've forgotten about tomorrow was Halloween, Thanks Andrew, I'll be here to see the blog...
If phantoms doesn't kill me...
KK
5 years ago
Can’t wait!!!
I like this goodidea!!!
Levar
5 years ago
Excellent! Mu ha ha ha ha ha!!!
chris
5 years ago
Awesome! i just started tryin AE and its really an amazing software.
Thanks for the tutorials and all, Andrew!
Cant wait for this one.

Greets from Peru.
Lindsay
5 years ago
I've been hit by lightning. Don't hit Sam with lightning. The whole thing is a rip, you don't get super powers or anything. All I got was a week of excruciating pins and needles and some memory loss. Now if you've been breeding radioactive, biting insects that's a different story. Looking forward to tomorrow!
Jason
5 years ago
Wow thats so cooooool cant wait!

Only in after effects can kids hit and beat the parents
Alex
5 years ago
I'm actually thinking about spending halloween in front of my PC just to be the first to see the tutorial :P
matt
5 years ago
haa! sam loya is like that little guy from south patk where in every episode died haha!!!, that would be cool...
whoo! new tutorial!
gatinhot
5 years ago
Bring it onnn :D
Jhon
5 years ago
Amazing! This is a tutorial we were all waiting! I've been missing Sam :). I can't wait!! ;)
FinalStep
5 years ago
Cool... Cant wait =)
Tanner D
5 years ago
Nice. I Can't wait.:)
5 years ago
Cool. I can´t wait.Sam watch your self.
5 years ago
ohhh! yeah! that sound really cool! :-)
5 years ago
@Fablemaniac
I don't either. I try to work it in every couple of weeks.
fablemaniac
5 years ago
Im' orthodox christian...we dont get to go around houses begging for food once every year...
jay89
5 years ago
sam is like kenny from southpark... he dies in almost every episode/tutorial.
poor guy
ZeroXAndy
5 years ago
O.O I cannt wait!!!!
5 years ago
Can't wait!!!
Nice shot too!
whats the tutorial going to be about??
Suvir
5 years ago
Hey,

Nice shot.... Happy Halloween...
willard
5 years ago
Poor guy, my depest sympathy goes to his family and friends. Andrew Kramer, you bastard I bet you are enjoying Sams sad demise.
Erick
5 years ago
Yeeeeeeeaah! I can't wait til tomorrow!
And please,Andrew, don't hurt Sam! He is a good guy!
hahaha
I'm kidding :D
Luis from boston
5 years ago
Hey andrew can you ever make a tutorial for stuff like for churches? intros for churches or special events?
Requer
5 years ago
I can’t wait!
It will be great!
5 years ago
Does he get struck by lightning? That would be very electrifying.

I bet I can't guess what the tutorial launch is about... ;)
Mayco Alexsander
5 years ago
Please don't electrocute Sam Loya!
Erick
5 years ago
Awesome!!
Can't wait.
5 years ago
I wonder what will happen to Sam. Poor Sam.. :P
5 years ago
Oh no now im scared.

Awesome!
5 years ago
Now that is cool!
5 years ago
I cannot wait, i want that tutorial!!
Mikko Hassinen
5 years ago
I can't wait! Sam Loya rocks!
sasha strelnikoff
5 years ago
that sounds cool
5 years ago
Woo! Can't wait.
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