Join Andy Needham for an in-depth discussion in this video Importing footage and project settings, part of Creating a Show Open in After Effects and Cinema 4D.
…To begin our project, we're going to import the footage into After Effects.…So let's choose File > Import file.…And we'll select the first image of our shot O3O image sequence.…So just make sure JPEG sequence is checked…to bring in all the images, and click Open.…If we look at the information here the frame rate…has been set to 30 frames per second which is correct.…Originally this was filmed on an iPhone with 30 frames per second.…
But if yours is showing something different you…just want to right-click and choose Interpret Footage.…And go into these settings and just assume the frame rate of 30 frames per second.…Let's create a new composition by dragging the footage into the New Comp button.…And we might as well play through the shot and evaluate the camera's motion.…So this'll be useful for when we come to camera tracking the shot.…We want to know what the camera is actually doing.…And I can see, just from the short preview, that it wasn't on a tripod.…
I also know that because I filmed it myself, but it's…
Want to create the same effect in Nuke? Check out Creating a Show Open in Nuke X and CINEMA 4D.
- Using CameraTracker to track a shot
- Solving the camera data
- Setting a ground plane
- Importing the logo
- Animating the logo with the inheritance effector
- Randomizing particle motion
- Lighting the scene
- Compositing in After Effects
Skill Level Intermediate
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Creating a Show Open in Nuke X and Cinema 4Dwith Andy Needham2h 6m Intermediate
Mograph Techniques: Dynamic Camera Movementwith Ian Robinson1h 52m Intermediate
1. Planning the Shot
2. Tracking the Shot
3. Adding a 3D Logo in CINEMA 4D
4. Compositing in After Effects
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