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158 Comments
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Jim
02/24/2015
When you add buildings like in the tutorial it doesn't randomize them, but if you use the city blocks, it will work. I hope this isn't how it is supposed to work in Ev2. Hope it gets fixed soon.
Shannon Smith
02/17/2015
I am also having issue with E3D V2 with this tutorial. the building stay in a "clump" no matter what I do. help!
Jim
02/25/2015
Having this same issue, if you use the pre-made city blocks it will work somewhat.
hamza
02/13/2015
I have download a template (http://videohive.net/item/massive-city-logo/7698875) but when i try to open it every thing is okay but the reflection it's so low and the buildings are so dark no like in the video preview.. any help please.
Talha Labib
03/02/2015
Play with the brightness or opacity
Mike L Taylor
01/08/2015
I can't get this to work with E3D 2.0? It seems that the random seed doesn't work the same way? I have all of the models showing up in the same place instead of randomizing?
Bruce
01/19/2015
I'm having the same problem. In E3D2 I selected 7 buildings, and in AE, following your steps, results in 50 iterations of my stack of buildings, as opposed to 50 random buildings. Any help would be great.
Daniel
12/11/2014
Hi Andrew, here I have created a test video with your products!
Thank you.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oejUunXOOAA
Austin
04/26/2014
where are the 4k maps... you said that they were included but i cant seem to find them
Jesse
04/22/2014
How do I create the "Scanning" effect at 00:56 of the tutorial 136. Metro City.
Stephen
12/08/2014
Pretty sure its achieved by using the 'FOCUS' channel or something similar on E3D output settings. Duplicate the instance of E3D then composite the effect on top animating the focus distance. Worth a go....
DJ Stange
08/13/2014
Agreed...need to figure it out asap thanks for the amazing plugin!
tamiraa
04/17/2014
like
sidsniffles
04/14/2014
Way cool! Now...I'm just waiting for the, "Suburbs/Slums/Jungle/desert/Ancient Ruins/Alien Planetscapes...and the list goes on...and on!
I know it'll be Fantastic!!! :D
kinda ticked
02/21/2014
iight iv read forum after fourm iv watched ur tatourl a thousend times spent countless dollars an i still cant get passed the fukin cam yo once he makes the new cam in layers im lost cuz i cant move any of the buildings i just move the layer the cam doesnt do anything for me
grammar school
03/11/2014
well take the camera tool and rotate the camera or move the camera ( press c )
because you dont ove the building, you move the camera around the buildings

imagine it that way your camera is a helicopter and flys around the city.

to get to the camera tool you press c. Now there are different types of camera movement

rotating( well its rotating )

parallel ( like just plain and simple moving )

and zoom ( zoom duuh )

to switch between those different camera moving-modes you have to press c again
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136. Metro City
• Use the new Metropolitan with Element 3D to create a realistic city title
• Use Randomize Angle feature to distribute buildings into the scene
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Posted on Jan 22, 2013
TUTORIAL NOTES:
Location of the Skyline images:
DocumentsVideoCopilotMaterialsMetropolitan_Skies