Using After Effects to Add a Star Glow Effect to a Layer


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Adding the Star Glow effect to a layer

The animation compositing process is really all about affecting your image from 3D using filters and effects inside of After Effects. Now in this movie, we're going to be using a very special third-party filter called Starglow to create glows within our 3D image. Before I get started, I want to have a 3D camera in my scene that's going to allow me to add 3D layers that will move around, matching my 3D render from After Effects. Now in each of my pre-comps I have got that 3D camera, so I'm going to go and grab the one that's inside the Stadium Pass. And if I go under to the Pre-COMP's folder, I'll go under the Stadium Pass PRE.

I'm going to grab the Camera, the Platform Disc light. I'm holding down the Command key or the Ctrl key on the PC to select multiple items without selecting one in between. And I'm going to copy all three of these, Command+C or Ctrl+C, and I'm going to go back to my main composition and I'm going to paste these down. What ...

Adding the Star Glow effect to a layer
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Adding the Star Glow effect to a layer provides you with in-depth training on 3D + Animation. Taught by Rob Garrott as part of the CINEMA 4D: Rendering Motion Graphics for After Effects

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