Join Chris Meyer for an in-depth discussion in this video Looking at the Cache Work Area In Background feature, part of After Effects CS6 New Features.
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There's one another cache-related feature in After Effects CS6 I want to show you.…If you want to play along, you can have opened any project file that has some…compositions you haven't RAM Previewed yet.…I am going to choose one of these per-character 3D comps because I know they…take a little while to render.…Previously, you might hit 0 on the numeric keypad to queue up a RAM preview…and you'd sit here and wait till it's done.…Well, there's a new feature in After Effects CS6 called Composition > Cache…Work Area in Background.…What that means is is I can go ahead and initiate this preview--Command+Return or Ctrl+Return is the shortcut.…
After Effects will start calculating the RAM Preview. You notice it's using a…background renderer to do so.…It's doing everything it can not to steal the resources from you working.…And then I'll go back to another of my projects and make some changes.…Maybe I decide to go ahead and play with light in this scene, to change how my…shadows fall. Let's put that up there, take my text, move it a little bit higher,…
- Understanding the global performance cache
- Using ray-traced rendering with beveling and extrusion
- Working with 3D Camera Tracker
- Performing rolling shutter repairs
- Adding variable mask feathering
- Working with CycoreFX HD plug-in
- Touring Imagineer Systems mocha AE and Adobe SpeedGrade
- Round-tripping between After Effects and MAXON CINEMA 4D
Skill Level Appropriate for all
After Effects: Principles of Motion Graphicswith Ian Robinson7h 57m Intermediate
After Effects CS6 Essential Trainingwith Ian Robinson8h 41m Beginner
1. Global Performance Cache
2. Motion Graphics Features
3. Visual Effects Features
4. Effects Updates
Making upgrade decisions2m 51s
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