Matthew Tompkins : Creative COW Library https://library.creativecow.net/articles/tompkins_matthew Matthew Tompkins's library of tutorials, articles, reviews and more for media professionals world wide. en-us Tue, 20 Oct 2020 00:00:00 GMT PHP Script webmaster@creativecow.net webmaster@creativecow.net Flying Paint - Simulating liquids with AE particles Part 3 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/tompkins_matthew/CC-Particle-World-AE-Flying-Paint-3.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/tompkins_matthew/CC-Particle-World-AE-Flying-Paint-3.php In this final part of the "Simulating Liquids with AE Particles" tutorial, I demonstrate the Time Remapping function within After Effects to help further slow down the animation, before adding a few final cosmetic touches, with subtle texture generated from Fractal Noise along with some sl Mon, 14 Nov 2011 19:14:36 GMT Flying Paint - Simulating liquids with AE particles Part 2 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/tompkins_matthew/CC-Particle-World-AE-Flying-Paint-2.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/tompkins_matthew/CC-Particle-World-AE-Flying-Paint-2.php Exploring CC Particle World and CC Vector blur and setting up the initial simulation of liquid particles within After Effects. Fri, 11 Nov 2011 17:00:50 GMT Flying Paint - Simulating liquids with AE particles Part 1 https://library.creativecow.net/articles/tompkins_matthew/CC-Particle-World-AE-Flying-Paint.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/tompkins_matthew/CC-Particle-World-AE-Flying-Paint.php Exploring CC Particle World and CC Vector blur and setting up the initial simulation of liquid particles within After Effects. Thu, 10 Nov 2011 18:29:19 GMT In The Loop - A Killer Expression https://library.creativecow.net/articles/tompkins_matthew/Loop-Expression.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/tompkins_matthew/Loop-Expression.php A detailed explanation and demonstration of the uses of the loop expression in After Effects. Examining the loopOut(), loopIn(), loopInDuration(), loopOutDuration() commands and their "ping pong", "cycle" and "continue" modes. Thu, 27 Oct 2011 17:00:42 GMT Advanced Workflow Tips and Tricks - Element Replacement https://library.creativecow.net/articles/tompkins_matthew/AE_Element-Replacement.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/tompkins_matthew/AE_Element-Replacement.php Introducing two essential workflow keyboard shortcuts enabling the After Effect's user to quickly replace layer items or elements with another whilst also retaining and inheriting all of its keyframes, effects and transform data. Thu, 20 Oct 2011 19:15:45 GMT 3D Sci-Fi Metallic Typography https://library.creativecow.net/articles/tompkins_matthew/AE-3D-Sci-Fi-Metalic-Typography.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/tompkins_matthew/AE-3D-Sci-Fi-Metalic-Typography.php Create a cool 3D sci-fi textured type look in Adobe After Effects with Matthew Tompkins, using the Fractal Noise, Texturize and Roughen Edges effects along with Expressions, Luma Mattes, Motion Blur and pseudo 3D Camera techniques. Wed, 11 May 2011 23:50:39 GMT EQ Animation using AE Expressions https://library.creativecow.net/articles/tompkins_matthew/AE-Expressions_EQ-Bar.php https://library.creativecow.net/articles/tompkins_matthew/AE-Expressions_EQ-Bar.php In this video tutorial Matt Tompkins gives some great tips on how to create and animate a rack of Graphic Equalizer bars using solely expressions in Adobe After Effects. Tue, 07 Sep 2010 18:31:23 GMT