Pro Presets 2 for Optical Flares

UPDATE: Pro Presets 2, Now available! Click Here

We’ve been actively working on a new volume of advanced Lens Flare presets for Optical Flares and the new product is finally complete. The PRO PRESETS 2 pack includes 50 all new presets, training videos and even AE Project files to jump start your creativity.

January is actually the One year anniversary for Optical Flares and we wanted to show you more amazing possibilities with this powerful Plug-in. This new pack will reignite your projects with a variety of stunning anamorphic, and stylized presets. Each preset features complex objects with dynamic triggers and many are based on real flares from high-end camera lenses.

There will be many new surprises this year and trust me when I say, “We’re not messing around!”

156 RESPONSES TO "PRO PRESETS 2 FOR OPTICAL FLARES"
Duy Nguyen
January 6th, 2011 @ 3:44 pm
Nice Andrew...can't wait !!

Newbie from VietNam!!! ^^
January 6th, 2011 @ 3:45 pm
Can you tell us how much the new pack will cost? OF is such a wonderful tool for adding a big-budget look to low-rent productions!

PS
Happy New Year!
    pip
    January 9th, 2011 @ 10:40 am
    i think is not 4 free....is ver y sadddddddddddddddddd
    January 9th, 2011 @ 12:19 pm
    The first pro presets cost 25.00$ so im guessing about 35$ - 40$ since it says with training and projects.
Oliver
January 6th, 2011 @ 3:49 pm
Start the new year the Michael Bay way! Anamorphic lens flares!
Ethan
January 6th, 2011 @ 3:51 pm
Micheal Bay is wetting himself now. Great job!
January 6th, 2011 @ 3:53 pm
Awesome news... can't wait!
January 6th, 2011 @ 4:05 pm
Awesome, can't wait.
Sahil
January 6th, 2011 @ 4:07 pm
Something to look forward to :D
January 6th, 2011 @ 4:29 pm
Awesome Cant wait!
January 6th, 2011 @ 4:30 pm
You guys are awesome :)
January 6th, 2011 @ 4:37 pm
I use the Optical flares a lot, it's my fav plugin for when I wanna make a scene come alive with some light effects.
Can't wait to see the new presets and tutorials. Would love to see a tutorial where you combine Optical Flares with Sure Target, chasing lights with a 3D cam.
    Brad
    January 7th, 2011 @ 10:21 am
    I would like that tutorial too!
    Sean
    January 7th, 2011 @ 11:30 am
    Yes!! I would also like to see a tutorial where you combine Optical Flares with Sure Target, chasing lights with a 3D cam. I've been trying to accomplish this unsuccessfully. Looking forward to the new presets.. your site/tutorials and the tools you've produced have helped me immensely ~ Thanks!
January 6th, 2011 @ 4:40 pm
Wow! Look forward to this big time!
studionightbird
January 6th, 2011 @ 4:43 pm
Oh thats kewl. Will I buy it when it comes out...I'd be a FOOL not to >:D
ah shang
January 6th, 2011 @ 4:47 pm
how much the new pack will cost???i so exciting!!
timmy
January 6th, 2011 @ 4:47 pm
i am so excited for this!!!

video copilot always blows me away!
Jedi Yoda
January 6th, 2011 @ 4:50 pm
sweet! can't wait for this!
By the way, any news on Atom?
January 6th, 2011 @ 4:53 pm
Can't wait to purchase! Keep it up Andrew!
Maan
January 6th, 2011 @ 5:05 pm
Omg!! Now this is what I've been waiting for. Tutorial are excellent but your products are magnificent. Thank You So Much Andrew. I will surely buy this one too!
Daluz
January 6th, 2011 @ 6:02 pm
Any idea how much it will cost?
January 6th, 2011 @ 6:14 pm
This is really great one.we welcome Pro Presets 2.......
Andrew
January 6th, 2011 @ 6:19 pm
yay :)
happy new year :)
can't wait

Greeting from Egypt
Andrew (too) :D
    January 6th, 2011 @ 6:52 pm
    2nd greeting from egypt :)
    cant't wait to see that
    Vaio
    January 9th, 2011 @ 2:39 am
    3rd one here :D

    happy new year , halloyaaa from egypt >> ahmed ^^
Shawn
January 6th, 2011 @ 6:24 pm
Count me in from the usa. But I hope you'll still keep messing around!!
Daniel Swan
January 6th, 2011 @ 6:33 pm
I really love optical flares... hahahah

I can't wait to see one of VC's tutorials using Optical Flares' New Pro Presets!!!
Cameron
January 6th, 2011 @ 6:46 pm
haha I just bought optical flares and pro presets 1 yesterday... I'm guessing I probably could have saved a few dollars and gotten this in a pack next week instead. Meh...
Andrew
January 6th, 2011 @ 7:04 pm
Could you release it the 12th?
That way it would match with my Birthday and it would be like a present for me!
nope? Ok I gave it a try!
Love your tutorials by the way….
TJM
January 6th, 2011 @ 7:23 pm
做的效果很好...
kadeer
January 6th, 2011 @ 7:27 pm
andrew and videocopilot, u guys kick a**!!!!

happy new year!
Darrik
January 6th, 2011 @ 7:47 pm
so if we already have optical flares, do we just download an update or what
January 6th, 2011 @ 7:53 pm
Wouv perfect Andrew.
SOuhail
January 6th, 2011 @ 8:34 pm
Perfect !!

cant waiiiiiit
January 6th, 2011 @ 8:39 pm
It might be flashback and will renew the time again, when OF was released..!!!!

Great job..
OBAMA
January 6th, 2011 @ 8:44 pm
hell yeah! AWESOME!
TK
January 6th, 2011 @ 9:27 pm
Will this new pack also contain the original Pro Presets?
I haven't bought that yet.
Danny
January 6th, 2011 @ 9:28 pm
GOOD!and happy new year!
It looks so nice~
Emmm.....hey,Andrew,how much is the new preset pack~
I hope it's cheap(FREE is better~^_^ )~
January 6th, 2011 @ 9:29 pm
Don't forget to do a super affordable bundle!
Kinye.Q
January 6th, 2011 @ 10:41 pm
very exciting expect it , thanks a lot
January 6th, 2011 @ 11:31 pm
amesome i think i actually bought my copy of optical flares near enough a year ago. Cant wait. Well done all, keep the great products coming.
January 6th, 2011 @ 11:33 pm
That's very cool! I hope, it is not only available in a bundle. Can't wait for it!
January 6th, 2011 @ 11:35 pm
Optical flare rox:

http://www.vimeo.com/18122959

Happy new year btw
    heeeeeeeey
    January 9th, 2011 @ 11:32 am
    thanks man, you too, i see the video really original and creative
Vinza
January 6th, 2011 @ 11:39 pm
i hope its not too high from my price range :)
racketen
January 6th, 2011 @ 11:57 pm
Ive just bought a computer but that is next on the list...
Greetings from SWEDEN!
January 6th, 2011 @ 11:59 pm
Excellent :)

Would be a nice year i hope :P
Ridlazz921
January 7th, 2011 @ 12:02 am
how many Optical Flares are you gonna make xP
m0Nte
January 7th, 2011 @ 12:49 am
Nice Andrew…can’t wait !!

Greet.. from Poland x)
Eshita
January 7th, 2011 @ 12:50 am
COOOOOOOOOOOL :)
DUDE THIS IS JUST AWESOME.....CANT WAIT!!!!
Tomislav
January 7th, 2011 @ 1:03 am
Nice Andrew...can´t wait!!!
Greetings from Croatia!
Guru Prasad
January 7th, 2011 @ 1:17 am
Cool man.. awesome stuff. \\oo//
January 7th, 2011 @ 3:01 am
That so nice i can't not wait for it! :D
January 7th, 2011 @ 3:11 am
I can't wait for this *0*
January 7th, 2011 @ 3:16 am
EEEEkkk cannot wait, though i still want that Tron project file.
Chad
January 7th, 2011 @ 4:31 am
Can't wait to see it!!
Luther Hadley
January 7th, 2011 @ 4:48 am
Happy New year... andrew .
January 7th, 2011 @ 4:48 am
Can’t wait-Can’t wait-Can’t wait-Can’t wait-Can’t wait...

oooooooh MY GOD.
Come on Andrew ICan’t wait.
Jason Nguyen
January 7th, 2011 @ 5:26 am
Nice one! waiting for your release VC!
Daniel Dadzie
January 7th, 2011 @ 5:27 am
wow! Andrew, u the man. keep it up

Am Daniel From Ghana
January 7th, 2011 @ 5:39 am
So looking forward to the new stuff Andrew! I'm already seeing Optical Flares all over the Movies and Trailers out there! Congrats!
Jesse
January 7th, 2011 @ 5:52 am
Can't wait! excited to see what it keeps inside =)
January 7th, 2011 @ 5:59 am
Bring it! I'm ready to make my reel shine!!
Raghu NZB
January 7th, 2011 @ 6:00 am
hi sir its very good. I like a lot.
jafar
January 7th, 2011 @ 6:32 am
hi Andrew it will be two years of training of you I use. With your help day by day successful “With thank you"
PhilFX
January 7th, 2011 @ 6:38 am
Nice!! I'll get this pack for my birthday!! I cannot wait...
January 7th, 2011 @ 6:39 am
I trust you and I cant wait! :)
I love you
arnold
January 7th, 2011 @ 6:40 am
Wow! this is going to be great! I want something unique and more tutorials with these stuff!

Greetings from Pinoy in Oman!
January 7th, 2011 @ 6:41 am
Thank you Andrew. This is amazing. Your what makes my movie making worth while.
MikeD
January 7th, 2011 @ 6:53 am
OK Andrew....I only have one question. Since We could not see you when you said "trust me ...we're not messing around" were you rolling your eyes? :-)
January 7th, 2011 @ 7:11 am
Lovely :)can't Wait To Buy It, Add It To My Collection :)
January 7th, 2011 @ 7:26 am
nice! =D

Keep up the good work! (:
ogguzko
January 7th, 2011 @ 7:32 am
Lets do it!
keep working, good jobs..
Tim
January 7th, 2011 @ 7:43 am
Has VC ever considered a product like LOOKS
You do such a great job on your tutorials creating nice looks using levels and curves.
Would love to see a plugin that had looks presets from VC
gaja931
January 7th, 2011 @ 7:57 am
hahah nice andrew :D
January 7th, 2011 @ 8:06 am
Out-Freakin-Standing! Like everyone else on planet earth, I can't wait!
January 7th, 2011 @ 8:10 am
Looking forward to seeing it!
Koob
January 7th, 2011 @ 8:19 am
kool. but what happened to the atom plugin?
January 7th, 2011 @ 8:56 am
Keep the good work dude! You are awesome!
January 7th, 2011 @ 9:23 am
I can't wait !!!! Great Job andrew !!! GG
Darrik
January 7th, 2011 @ 9:42 am
will this be an update that we download? or do we have to buy this again
Sam
January 7th, 2011 @ 10:20 am
Vales madre Andrew Kramer, te dedicas a solo puro vender culero, antes eras cool, con tus videos y todo pero a hora eres una puta barata que solo se dedica a vender. Que te den por el culo Andrew!!!
    Andrew
    January 7th, 2011 @ 3:18 pm
    Hey, de que esperas que viva? Si quieres puedes buscar mucha gente en internet que hace videos, tutoriales o lo que sea, y de pronto te pareceran cool, pero no son profesionales. Andrew trabaja en esto, y no puedes esperar que alguien gaste su vida haciendo tutoriales sin tener algo que le de dinero. En mi opinion Andrew es el mejor en lo que hace, y me parece increible que tambien lanze productos para que otras personas puedan usarlos. Si te molesta, simplemente no sigas visitando el sitio y ve a otro lado donde te gusta lo que hacen, pero no vengas aqui a criticar las razones por las que no te agrada.
Lasphere
January 7th, 2011 @ 10:22 am
That looks cool - but what about a trailer? It's what I look the most forward to see.
Brad
January 7th, 2011 @ 10:23 am
Can you give us a teaser of the new products that you've got planned?
January 7th, 2011 @ 10:34 am
cooooool =)
greez from germany ;)
SevenZone
January 7th, 2011 @ 11:18 am
Wow, really awesome, i can't wait
zerosoft
January 7th, 2011 @ 11:42 am
i trust u when u say "We’re not messing around!"

greetings from Nigeria
juan “JcXSito” Inestrosa
January 7th, 2011 @ 2:10 pm
yesss andrew finaly will have something new from u, i can waith and i hope have some new tutos soon

cya!
jafar
January 7th, 2011 @ 2:30 pm
Ilove you andrew
Andu
January 7th, 2011 @ 2:38 pm
yay new shiny stuff :)

cheers
January 7th, 2011 @ 5:20 pm
always are the best andrew
January 7th, 2011 @ 5:25 pm
every day looking forward to andrew
Jason
January 7th, 2011 @ 6:14 pm
Andrew,

How much is the preset pack going to be?
Vlad
January 7th, 2011 @ 6:31 pm
Can't wait-NYC
January 7th, 2011 @ 7:04 pm
I check this website every morning. I get smile when i see some update. thanks sir.
    Matt8teen
    January 9th, 2011 @ 9:05 am
    same here man
spider7
January 7th, 2011 @ 8:16 pm
wo!! dude thats sounds grt can't wait
nice work Andrew!!!
prince2806
January 7th, 2011 @ 8:59 pm
I can't wait! Too exited!
Sam
January 7th, 2011 @ 10:18 pm
Looks awesome man, can't wait.
Greetings from... America.
January 8th, 2011 @ 12:06 am
THIS IS SIC, I CAN'T WAIT
yurgy
January 8th, 2011 @ 12:13 am
great as usual, you r fascinating
January 8th, 2011 @ 12:39 am
Action ESSSESTAILS 3 who knows!!!!!!!!
Nazeem
January 8th, 2011 @ 12:48 am
G8t........G8t........G8t........
TheJmark
January 8th, 2011 @ 1:35 am
awesome! can't wait for this one! tnx a trillion Andrew.
Merlin
January 8th, 2011 @ 1:40 am
Fantastic news Andrew, I will be waiting for the release on tuesday. I am hoping to see a tutorial or project file on the Tron title that you designed in AE, looks great.
Magic
January 8th, 2011 @ 1:42 am
Great!!! thank you Kramer, can’t wait.
Andrey
January 8th, 2011 @ 1:51 am
Amazing news, Andrew!
January 8th, 2011 @ 2:07 am
Wow! i always love your product.
abdul rahim
January 8th, 2011 @ 3:33 am
nice new one thing for this year
lee penant
January 8th, 2011 @ 3:49 am
I ain't buying presets, sorry andrew, I MAKE PRESETS! haha
Abhijeet
January 8th, 2011 @ 4:28 am
Very nice......
January 8th, 2011 @ 5:09 am
New Present For 2011 and...
Infurious
January 8th, 2011 @ 6:42 am
I WANT NEW VIDEOCOPILOT PRODUCT THEN ACTION ESSENTIALS 2 OMFG !
Infurious
January 8th, 2011 @ 6:42 am
i want new videocopilot then action essentials 2
Joe
January 8th, 2011 @ 7:35 am
Cool~ looking forward to it!!!
January 8th, 2011 @ 9:27 am
Woah! I hope this will be the best OF bundlez ever!

Andrew FTW
Alldin
January 8th, 2011 @ 9:50 am
sweet!! :D cant wait to buy it!
david
January 8th, 2011 @ 10:28 am
very gooooooooooooooooooooood :)
Anonymous
January 8th, 2011 @ 12:37 pm
"trust me when I say, “We’re not messing around!”"

But I like the tutorials where you're messing around. I only come for the entertaining comments, not to actually learn stuff.
January 8th, 2011 @ 12:58 pm
Happy New Year........... Very Good A. Kramer God Bless You.:)
Paulo Adriano
January 8th, 2011 @ 3:00 pm
January 8th, 2011 @ 6:02 pm
very good product very good idea .. go on andrew
Matt
January 8th, 2011 @ 7:08 pm
Awesome, I just recently got OF and I'm loving it but I think I'll love it even more after the 11th :D
arcester
January 8th, 2011 @ 7:37 pm
_wew., Andrew Kramer of videocopilot.net will welcome us to a another very exciting tutorial., this is arcester estelendres your number 1 fan from the philippines., here's my "Showreel 2011" an action essentials 2 inspired http://www.vimeo.com/18292555 ., more power bro., you're the best.,
nikos
January 8th, 2011 @ 9:15 pm
andrew, any idea how to achieve this effect http://codex.ashesandsnow.org/en/codex.php looks really good and organic-ethereal, of course sepia touch helps but.. how about the rest? if u find any minutes to spare i would love to hear from you
nikos
January 8th, 2011 @ 9:17 pm
i do not mean the intro but the slideshow fading in and out while u r flipping the imaginary pages
January 8th, 2011 @ 10:55 pm
Good news..........we r waiting..
January 9th, 2011 @ 2:03 am
Can we get a tutorial please... I'm sorry to be presumptuous but, I just get a little anxious when there isn't a new tutorial every month. I enjoy your website so much that I check it twice a day just to see if you have posted something new.
Din Taylor
January 9th, 2011 @ 6:08 am
Sweet! I am really looking forward to this :)
roger
January 9th, 2011 @ 7:11 am
cant wait love vc works
Vlad
January 9th, 2011 @ 8:51 am
Yeah, i did it!)))
**TRON Races**. Cinema 4D + After Effects
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nPWFmk6TvXU
January 9th, 2011 @ 10:18 am
is this pro presets compatible with CS5? Thank youu..
Michele
January 9th, 2011 @ 2:28 pm
cant wait :) how much will this cost? or will it be free to ppl who already bought optical flares w/pro presets?
January 9th, 2011 @ 3:45 pm
My question is though, have you written a manual for it yet?
Tutorials are all well and good, but products need written documentation, for which this, a year later, still has nothing.
pedro soto
January 9th, 2011 @ 3:56 pm
actually ..this will happen in my birthday day..so cool...
Jian
January 9th, 2011 @ 5:42 pm
really cant wait.. and i'm not messing around! :)
from Brunei
January 9th, 2011 @ 8:20 pm
greetings from Ivory Coast. I do appreciate your works since the begining to now. Big up to you Andrew and all your Crew.
Ringleader
January 9th, 2011 @ 9:41 pm
Lemme see that fast.............
wish that a amazing tutorial.....
kawa3d
January 9th, 2011 @ 10:29 pm
we waiting for this (thanks)
January 9th, 2011 @ 11:13 pm
Wow awesome...heheee
Shuvo
January 9th, 2011 @ 11:33 pm
Thanks for do this but i can't understand "what will happen in Optical Flares 1"Is it going to useless after release OP 2?
Riffy86
January 9th, 2011 @ 11:45 pm
Sweet! Can't wait! I will miss the messing around though.
James3d
January 10th, 2011 @ 4:08 am
Awesome, can wait.. xD
Zul Osman
January 10th, 2011 @ 5:55 am
Can't to wait to see this... Thank you

from Singapore
January 10th, 2011 @ 6:48 am
Oh yea thats great.
Bart
January 10th, 2011 @ 11:25 am
This community is getting great. I was wondering what if Andrew bring us together for a meeting-party. Everything we need is to give to the meeting-party form and content. Just imagine VCP members from all around the world meet in one place.... to do something))))

Do not take it seriously, I'm just kidding, but that's an idea)))

Anyway Great Thanks to Andrew and all the VCP team!!!
January 10th, 2011 @ 7:54 pm
Love It, nice additional addon to one of my favorite products next to Action Essential 2, it looks better in stills
January 11th, 2011 @ 5:10 pm
Just realized that my Pro presets 1 for optical flares doesn't work...does anybody know why? It isn't appearing in the preset browser
    January 12th, 2011 @ 5:40 am
    What is your OS? Mac or Win?
    January 12th, 2011 @ 5:42 am
    Maybe have you move out the folders from the main position?
ramgopal
February 2nd, 2011 @ 1:21 am
Pro Presets 2 Typograph Pro title 3D design which software you can use
February 14th, 2011 @ 8:43 pm
great...waiting...
Some guy
February 27th, 2011 @ 3:33 am
I'm from Russia!!!
September 25th, 2012 @ 12:17 am
So cool! Check out my Optical-Flares-Work: http://www.nicohirsch.com/en/video/iragai-pole
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