Setting up stereo 3D step by step


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Setting up stereo 3D step by step

After Effects CS5.5 new stereoscopic features allow you to take any composition with 3D layers and instantly convert it to preview and render stereographically. Let's take a look at how you can put it to use. Now if you're going to create a Stereo 3D scene it certainly helpful to have actual 3D elements in it. This scene consists entirely of 3D graphics and they are arrayed in Z depths so some are closer some are further. That's basically what you want. In this case I have a camera animation pushing in from near to far and so I'm going to start with that camera by selecting it. That will allow me to preserve that camera motion in the resulting 3D pipeline.

With that camera selected I can either go under the Layer menu or I can just right-click and either way I go to the Camera submenu and choose Create Stereo 3D Rig. Okay, now a bunch of stuff just happened and suddenly we have this 3D scene. So let's take a look. In the Project where I had one comp before I now have f...

Setting up stereo 3D step by step
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Setting up stereo 3D step by step provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Mark Christiansen as part of the After Effects CS5.5 New Features

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