Join Chris Meyer for an in-depth discussion in this video Exporting to mocha AE, part of After Effects and mocha AE: Screen Replacement.
…I have a composition in After Effects CC that…contains our footage of this user typing on a laptop,…with a handheld camera, and also a data screen that…we're going to use to replace the screen on this computer.…Notice that the data screen is roughly the same aspect…ratio as the screen we are going to replace, and that's…one of the considerations you need to take into account…when you are getting together footage for a project like this.…I am going to track…this screen using mocha AE.…
This is the type of shot that mocha AE excels at.…A flat planar surface that is partially…obscured, and which is moving around the screen.…To set up mocha, I'm going to select the laptop footage,…go to my animation menu, and choose track in mocha AE.…This will automatically launch mocha AE in the background.…If this is the first time you've run mocha AE, you'll get a registration screen.…You can fill it out now, or register later.…There's also a chance to do some configuration for mocha AE.…
Honestly, I find the default configuration to be just fine, and…
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- Tracking in mocha AE
- Corner pinning in After Effects
- Rotoscoping with Roto Brush and Refine Edge
- Matching color and depth of field
- Reversible stabilization with Warp Stabilizer VFX