More Tutorials
161. Rooftop Set Extension
Create a digital set extension
64
334,358
167. Damage & Decay FX!
Create a procedural decay system
103
237,262
163. Realistic Rain Drop FX!
Create a dripping water displacement map
127
445,615
168. Ultra 3D Earth
Create amazing visuals with our free plug-in VC Orb
160
165,731
65. AE Bump Maps
• Learn to create bump maps from textures and lights
• Convert 3D position into a 2D position with expressions
Posted on May 02, 2008
729,456
Comments
251 Comments
TUTORIAL NOTES:
Welcome to the first Short-Cuts Episode!
Having trouble viewing this tutorial via YouTube?
Click Here To Watch on Video Copilot
251 Comments
Comment
scott kane
02/23/2019
You couldn't know that in some years later you would release your own Lens flare plugin and the best one too? :)
deepak raja
01/21/2017
i think this idea will changed to create a element 3d plug in
Anto
04/12/2015
Hi, I have some problem, what can I do? "After effects warning: object of type light found where a number, Array, or Property is needed. Expressions disabled." please help :<
Hong HS
10/11/2014
Thank you Andrew for your amazing tuts
kishor
08/13/2014
thank So much you Andrew for your amazing tuts once again thanks a lot dude!



monk
11/07/2013
i just went a step further on the flat surface - precomposed turned 3d add new light and pick whip other light to the new one - then you can move in 3d space and get the same effect! - pretty pleased with myself right now :) - works with normality plugin too
Kata
07/18/2013
thank you Andrew for your amazing tuts
jimmyscratch
09/10/2012
even after watching this years later, you're still the best man, thanks!
Danucho
09/04/2012
espectacular estos tutoriales.... estan buenisimos todos...
Miguel
08/16/2012
Really Cool Tutorial!!
10 of 251 Comments Displayed
FX CONSOLE PLUGIN
Speed up your AE workflow with our free plug-in