In Part 2 of the series we see how to bring 3D assets into Adobe After Effects to build our scene. This includes the 360° stereoscopic background loop made in Cinema 4D. (Watch Part 1 to see how that’s
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Learn how to create a gas planet Nebula in After Effects using Mettle FLUX and CC Sphere. Charles Yeager (yeagerfilm.com) walks us through the process, and provides a free project file, which can be downloaded from the link
Charles Yeager (yeagerfilm.com) shows how to create an Overcapture-style video in Adobe After Effects CC 2018 with an extreme wide angle POV for 16:9 final format. He takes it further with Mantra VR, which lets you create stylized
Adding a Dolly in Post is a powerful storytelling technique for filmmakers, helping to draw the viewer’s attention and to create movement on a static shot. Now, thanks to the Mettle Mantra VR, this powerful effect can be easily
The Hyperbolix Effect is one of the most easily identifiable effects from Mantra VR. It creates a variety of Kaleidoscopic patterns with your 360/VR footage, on which you can control parameters like the pattern, evolution, position and more. Charles Yeager
Charles Yeager introduces one of his favorite effects from Mantra VR – the Turbulence Effect. When applied in a composition, the Turbulence Effect will seamlessly distort and ‘liquify’ the footage, creating twirls, reminiscing of the famous Starry Night painting from
The Mirrors Effect from Mantra VR adds one or multiple mirrors reflecting the footage behind them in your 360° composition. As Charles Yeager puts it in the Tutorial, the Effect works much like the Magnifying Glass effect, for which it
Charles Yeager (www.yeagerfilms.com) explains the workflow necessary to collaborate with other artists on 360/VR post-production, with artists who don’t necessarily have 360 experience. He shows how to outsource parts of your 360 production, like titling and graphics, using
Charles Yeager (yeagerfilm.com) shows us how to take a regular After Effects project file, and turn it into a 360 video. He starts with an asteroid project file that he created 3 years ago using Element 3D, and
Charles Yeager (yeagerfilm.com) shows how to take HUD (2D) graphics and brings them into a 360 video format, on top of 360 footage. He uses SkyBox Studio 360/VR production tools to bring the 2D graphics in After Effects.
Charles Yeager (yeagerfilm.com) presents an intro-level tutorial, geared towards those new to After Effects and 360 video production, and who want to add the basics onto their 360° footage.
This tutorial covers step-by-step: importing your stitched 360 degree
This Cineversity tutorial series shows the 360 video production pipeline between Cinema 4D, Cineware for After Effects, and mettle SkyBox Studio. You’ll learn how to transform a Sketchup Kitchen from 3D Warehouse into an immersive 360 video. VR is ideally
Charles Yeager (yeagerfilm.com) shows how to create a Tiny Planet from stitched 360 motocross footage. It’s a quick and easy process using SkyBox Studio in After Effects. The SkyBox Converter module lets you convert between Equirectangular to spherical
VinhSon Nguyen (creativedojo.net) shows how to create a 360 video within After Effects using SkyBox Studio. He does a great job of explaining the workflow from file setup to rendering the video and injecting the youtube metadata. He
This tutorial shows the process of taking an existing After Effects comp, and bringing into 360/VR format using SkyBox Studio. Once the Master comp is in the 360 workspace, we see how to add camera movement, rotate the layers
Your 360/VR Video in After Effects is done. What’s next for ideal 360 playback online?
This quick tutorial takes you from your finished file in After Effects to uploading your 360 video. Charles Yeager (yeagerfilm.com) shows us optimal
Give your footage a makeover in After Effects, courtesy FreeForm Pro! This tutorial shows an easy way to transform footage using different 3D Render options applied onto the footage, and layered one on top of another.
FreeForm Pro uses the
Stabilizing 360 footage can be tricky. Alex Vasutin (www.vrvr.pro) shows us a clever technique using SkyBox Studio in Ae. He uses the SkyBox Converter “Re-Orient Camera View” feature with Camera Tracking data. After the footage is perfectly stabilized, he composites
Mikey Borup (After Effects Tutorials w/Mikey) shows us exactly how to 3D Camera Track 360 footage in After Effects. Camera tracking or match moving is primarily used to track the movement of a camera through a shot. That
Chris Bobotis (mettle) shows a how to add 3D After Effects text into 360 footage with SkyBox Studio in After Effects. This method works well when you want to animate 3D text with your footage, and make it look like