Procedural Destruction!

Working on a fun new tutorial that has some interesting techniques and all 100% AE! Check out the demo below! Can’t wait to show you what is possible!

I’ll be travelling this week to an awesome CG Conference and get this tutorial out as soon as I get back!


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Working on a new Tutorial!! #noplugins #aftereffects

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3 years ago
UPDATED: New Tutorial & ORB Plug-in V1.0.2 Now Available!

New MacOS Catalina Support
Install latest version of Mac plugin!

Here we go! Our new 3D ORB plug-in for After Effects is now available! This tutorial goes in-depth into many powerful features that will allow you to create amazing visuals!

Watch Tutorial on Youtube!

ORB V1.0.2 UPDATE: We’ve updated the plug-in to V1.0.2 to fix initialization issues with some AMD cards. Be sure to update your drivers and try the new version!

  • Please note CPU and GPU requirements!
  • SLI: If you are running dual GPU’s, you may need to disable SLI. This is a driver controlled function that is out of our control.

Check out our sweet mini-site to download Plug-in & Textures!

Check compatibility info and be sure to update your drivers if you have any issues running the plug-in.

3 years ago
[UPDATED] ORB Release Date!

UPDATE: Orb Plug-in Now Available

Our new plug-in and Tutorial for ORB is launching tomorrow! Release Date: 9-18-2018 I would write more but there’s work to do!


3 years ago
[UPDATED] New Plug-in Trailer: ORB!

UPDATE: Orb Plug-in Now Available

Today I’m excited to share with you our new plug-in ORB! My little side project turned into a much bigger one and hopefully this plug-in will help your take After Effects to the next level!

Available next week!

Watch on Youtube!

Like all Video Copilot plug-ins, this one has evolved! At first I was making a tutorial with CC sphere but it was taking too much work to get it be 3D-Aware! So we decided to make our own plug-in from scratch using similar to Element 3D except just focusing on making a 3D Sphere!

And that’s when things got out of control! Needless to say this plug-in has even more capabilities than demonstrated here and I look forward to showing you all the handy new features!



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Hanging with @ashthorp at the studio! Check out his awesome work!

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Ice Orb! #newthing

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3 years ago
[UPDATED] FX Console Updated to V1.0.3 V1.0.5

New MacOS Catalina Support

Install latest version of Mac plug-in!

Download the latest v1.0.5 below

Good news everybody! Our sweet workflow plug-in, FX Console, has been updated with a BUNCH of bug fixes and a few new enhancements! If you are not using FX Console, check it out! It’s free!

Fixes and Enhancements for V1.0.5:

  • MacOS Catalina Support
  • Bug fixes and wrong presets path on Mac

Fixes and Enhancements for V1.0.4:

  • Support for IME (Japanese, Chinese, Korean) to the OSX version
  • Improved gallery performance
  • Wrong image size of the panel buttons
  • Crash while selecting typed text

Fixes and Enhancements for V1.0.3:

  • Added option to save images as JPG from menu & Gallery
  • Preferences files are now saved in a user path instead of a common path, meaning different preferences for different users.
  • Fixed user presets path for AE 2017 and 2018.
  • Fixed issues of preset and effects not being applied if a floating panel had the focus.
  • Fixed screenshot image resolution not being correct in OSX.
  • Fixed crash when rending via command line.
  • Fixed color profile issue when taking a screenshot (mismatch colors).

After Effects Requirements:
Adobe After Effects CC and above (Including CC2014 Sorry no CS6)

DOWNLOAD FX Console V1.0.5 PLUG-IN: For After Effects!

FX Console V1 Features:

  • Access FX & Presets quickly
  • Create FX Shortcuts
  • Create FX Overrides
  • Export Snapshot with PNG
  • Automatic Snapshot Tool & Gallery
  • + MORE!

In V1.0.1 we added these features:

  • Custom Shortcut Key
  • Import + Export Settings file
  • Tab to Presets in search results
  • Over a dozen bug fixes!
3 years ago