Tracking in mocha AE


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Tracking in mocha AE

As long as we're talking about tracking in After Effects CS6, there's one more trick you should see. Here I have a composition with some handheld footage, shot with a DV camera, of a sign in France during a solar eclipse. Difficult-to-track shot actually. And here's the new sign we'd like lay on top of the old sign. mocha AE from Imagineer Systems, which comes bundled with After Effects, gets a really go track on this otherwise difficult shot. For better or worse, mocha used to be a stand-alone program that you had to it launch on its own, process there, then come back in After Effects.

Well, that process is a little more streamlined now. Just for fun, I'm going to go ahead and trim this shot to go from here to here, just so I have some trimmed in and out points. I'm going to right-click on this, reveal the layer source in the project, and see that this indeed interlaced footage separating fields, lower field first, 0.909 pixel aspect ratio. Great! Back in the compo...

Tracking in mocha AE
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Tracking in mocha AE provides you with in-depth training on Video. Taught by Chris Meyer as part of the After Effects CS6 New Features

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