How to Link Text to a 3D Null Object in After Effects


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Linking text to a 3D null object

In this movie you'll use the 3D camera data we saved out of CINEMA 4D to composite show name and time text seamlessly into our scene inside of After Effects. So again, we have our 3D cameras, our 3D lights, and our 3D null that's brought in that's tracked into our scene. So what we want to do is place text that will be tracked to that position of our null. So let's go ahead and create a new composition. We'll name this Text. This is where we'll make our text, and let's start creating some text here.

So let's say the name of our fictitious show is going to be Mograph Madness. Why not? So let's go ahead and reposition this in the center here. And let's say this will be on at 8 pm. Let's just write 8 pm, let's move this up here, and let's just scale that down. We want this to be a little bit smaller. Let's change the color to be orange. It complements the blue in our main scene.

And let's change the weight to bold so it's a littl...

Linking text to a 3D null object
Video duration: 6m 42s 1h 39m Intermediate

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Linking text to a 3D null object provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by EJ Hassenfratz as part of the Mograph Techniques: Animating with C4D Effectors

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After Effects CINEMA 4D
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