Intro to Cameras in the 3D Workspace of After Effects CS6


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Introducing cameras

Working with 3D cameras in After Effects will definitely add dimension to your projects. You just need to be careful because they can actually get rather confusing if you're not ready for all their options. Now of course, that's what we're going to explore in this video, but before we jump into cameras, it's always a wise idea just to make sure that we understand what renderer we're using. So if you select the 3D composition, go to your Composition > Comp Settings. You want to look under the Advanced Tab and make sure that your Renderer is Classic 3D.

So go ahead and click OK. Now if we look at our project, you can see we have two text layers and a layer Solid, and none of these layers currently live in the 3D world. So in order to enable 3D, just enable 3D on their 3D switch in the timeline. If you don't see the switch, make sure that you click the button all the way on the left-hand side and you will see it disappear or reappear. Now that 3D has been enabled f...

Introducing cameras
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Introducing cameras provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Ian Robinson as part of the After Effects CS6 Essential Training

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