ShapeShifter AE is a very powerful 3D plugin for after effect
It lets you create 3-D animations very rapidly within after effects. It uses greyscale imagery within after effects to create 3D objectsFrom text enough facts to logos and images brought in from anywhere ShapeShifter AE will uses information to create amazing and technical looking animations that integrate fully into after effects.
Extreme rendering speeds
ShapeShifter works with enough after effects and renders extremely fast getting project out on time. You can even use preset files and just swap out elements within a comp streamlining your workflow.
Mettle's ShapeShifter AE brings unprecedented organic true 3D effects to Adobe After Effects.
- Combine Extrusions With 3D Displacement Mapping.
- Create organic true 3D effects like never before in AE.
- Leverage built-in After Effects text + animation presets.
ShapeShifter AE Features:
- Generate and animate true 3D text in the AE comp window
- Works on AE Shape Layers + Layer Masks
- Easy 3D Deformations - Bend, Bulge & Twist
- Built in particle system (the Generator)
- Use 3D displacement maps + filters that ship with AE for spectacular result.
- Render depth maps for use with lens blurs + products like Trapcode Particular etc.
- Reflection mapping - Spherical and Cubic
- Shadow casting
- High-speed rendering
Examples - what can you do!
Tutorials - how to use it
Create The Amazing Spider-Man Title Sequence Entirely In After Effects
Nancy on Feb 23rd 2012
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