Element 3D V2.2 Now Available!


Element 3D V2.2 Now Available!
Element 3D V2.2 is now available and free to V2 users!

Top Features:

  • Group Symmetry Creation Mode
  • Dynamic Group Folder Reflections
  • Matte Reflection Mode
  • Updated UI with speed improvements
  • Matte Shadow with Alpha Channel
  • Improved material visibility options
  • Save Group Folder as E3D file
  • Export OBJ Utility
  • Improved C4D support file support with animation
  • Randomized Raytrace samples for multi-pass motion blur

Video Copilot Plug-ins updated for Adobe CC 2015
Element 3D V2.2 (V2.2 required for CC 2015)
Optical Flares
Heat Distortion
Element 3D V1.6

DOWNLOAD UPDATES: (Licensing requires log-in)

UPGRADE Notice: Adobe recommends keeping your older version of After Effects installed. Read More.

POSTED:
5 years ago
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New Tutorial: Classic Car 3D Text!

In this tutorial we’ll create a Classic Car 3D title using our new plug-in Element 3D V2!

Tips in this Tutorial

  • Extruding Text & Adjusting Bevels
  • Outline Bevel mode for creating Emblems
  • Dynamic Reflection Modes
  • Create fake car paint flake material.
  • Tips for adjust render quality

Watch on Youtube in HD

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If you own Element 3D V2, be sure to download and install latest version!
Download & Update info V2.0.7

Tutorial Assets:

Download Noise Texture for Car paint

Link to Great Vibes Font

POSTED:
6 years ago
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Element 3D V2 Update 2.0.X

Element 3D V2 just came out this week and we’ve already been working with customers to make the plug-in better with this latest patch! Big Shout out to our development team for the fast turnaround!

Check out Element 3D V2:
Visit Online Store!

Customers who have purchased V2:
Login and download V2.0.2 Patch!

PATCH DETAILS:

  • Mac firePro GPU Support
  • Fixed UI preview.
  • Fixed Error on Scene Setup
  • Fixed incorrect texture sizes on retina Macs.
  • Fixed incorrect Aux channel position on sub meshes.
  • Fixed Scene Setup on Windows 7 without SP1.
  • Fixed wrong VRAM display on Mac.
  • Fixed crash on comp with over 8 lights.
  • Fixed texture size warning
  • Fixed Model Search on Mac

In version 2, we’ve added a ton of new features, like Shadows and dynamic reflection maps and even deform options! I’m working on several tutorials for next week now that I finally got a full night sleep! Until then you can check our E3D V2 help files to guide you on your way!

Customer Support:
As always, if you have any support questions please contact us so we can help you! We’re dedicated to making the plug-in work for you!
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POSTED:
6 years ago
Element 3D V2 Now Available! *Updated

Element 3D V2 is Now Available!
We’ve been working on this plug-in for almost 2 years and we’re excited to release it! I’ve had to keep quiet for so long and now I can’t wait to show you what is possible!

Top Features:

  • Shadows and Improved Ambient Occlusion
  • Dynamic Reflection Maps
  • 3D Noise and Deform tools: Bend, Twist and Taper
  • Aux Animations for controlling animation inside of AE
  • Per-Material Transfer Modes
  • Per-Material Wireframe
  • Sub Surface Scattering Materials
  • New Bevel tool for beveling edges
  • Brand new Interface with dozens of improvements
  • And many more!

Check it out Now!

NOTE: Be sure to update your graphics card drivers for best performance!

V2.01 UPDATE: FirePro GPUs on mac are now fully compatible, please re-download!
We found a few bugs after launch and fixed them!

  • Fixed error when OpenGL device was not OpenCL compatible.
  • Fixed error when using model search on Mac.
  • Fixed error when using group folders as 3D replicators.
  • Fixed rendering errors with FirePro cards.
  • Fixed error when opening Scene Setup on Mac

 

POSTED:
6 years ago
Introducing BackLight: 8K Environments & Light Maps (Now Available!)

Element 3D V2 is only days away from launch (Tuesday Dec 2!) and I can finally show you another cool pack we have been developing. It’s called BackLight! It’s not quite a background and not just a light… it’s… something better!!

Create Beautiful 3D Renders!
BackLight features 50 8K Environment maps that you can use to light your scene and create stunning reflections inside of Element 3D V2!

BackLight & Element 3D V2 now available!

 Features:

  • 50 HDRI Spherical Environment Maps
  • 35 HDRI Photographic Light Maps & 15 Multi-Arrays
  • Built for dramatic Reflections & Image Based Lighting
  • 8K, 4K & 2K Environments, JPG & HDR formats
  • Use as Backgrounds & Textures

 

Variety of Environments built for rendering!

  • Studios Environments
  • Warehouses
  • Hallways
  • Industrial Rooms
  • Abstract Light Rooms

What makes BackLight really unique is the added photographic light sources to create precise reflections and light arrays.

Watch Original Announcement Demo for Element 3D V2

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6 years ago