Rich Young
Rich Young is a long-time After Effects user from the San Francisco Bay Area who tracks AE news at AE Portal.
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    Recently in After EffectsAecs5sicon2
    Here’s a little roundup of some of the latest news on After Effects tutorials, plug-ins, scripts and more.Read More…
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    After Effects RoundupAe
    Here’s some recent After Effects tutorials, plug-ins, scripts and other news from around the web. You never know when you’ll need more examples, so don’t forget to scan the varied AEtuts+ tutorials as well.Read More…
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    After Effects LatelyAerrbox
    Here’s the latest in After Effects tutorials, plug-ins, scripts and other news from around the web. You never know when you’ll need examples, so don’t forget to scan the varied AEtuts+ tutorials as well.Read More…
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    Another Two Weeks in After EffectsAe tower
    Here’s the latest roundup on After Effects tutorials, plug-ins, scripts and other news. You never know when you'll need examples, so don't forget to (re)scan the varied AEtuts+ tutorials too.Read More…
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    Recently in After EffectsStealth bomber
    Here’s a little roundup of some of the latest news on After Effects tutorials, plug-ins, scripts and more.Read More…
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    Lately in After EffectsAfter effects cs5 icon
    Here's a little roundup of recent news on After Effects tutorials, plug-ins, scripts and more, with only a little on the brouhaha of FCP X.Read More…
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    After Effects This Fortnight: Part 2Aetower2
    There's been even more news in the last two weeks than was seen in the earlier roundup, which became unwieldy. Here's additional news items on tutorials, plug-ins, etc. for After Effects, NLEs and other areas of concern.Read More…
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    After Effects This FortnightAetower1
    The last two weeks have seen more AE news on tutorials, plug-ins, etc. and more action on the Premiere side too while FCP X waits in the wings.Read More…
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    After Effects This WeekAe
    The last week or so has seen much activity on the Premiere side -- before the deluge of FCP X -- but there's also plenty of After Effects news on tutorials, plug-ins, and related design ideas.Read More…
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    Recently in After EffectsAe
    It does seem oddly slow in the updated world of After Effects. One bright spot was recent word on Newton: a 2D physics engine for After Effects. But actually there has been much more -- a steady stream of new resources found here at AEtuts+ and elsewhere.Read More…
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    CS 5.5 Shipped + TrainingMc1
    Adobe is shipping CS 5.5 and has made it available for download. The list of resources for this upgrade so far is short but deep: After Effects CS5.5: What’s new and changed and more recent articles by Todd Kopriva. After Effects CS5.5 New Creative Techniques by Chris Meyer, on PVC and AdobeTV. After Effects CS5.5 New Features by Mark Christiansen is new. It covers the relevant new features of After Effects CS5.5, including the new Warp Stabilizer, 3D Stereoscopic workflow, Lens Effects tools, light falloff, and workflow improvements. Exercise files are included with the course at Lynda.com, which has various free trials offers.Read More…
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    Advanced Motion Tracking with Mocha AEAdvtrack
    Trey Morgan started an extended tutorial on motion tracking with Mocha for After Effects, Advanced Motion Tracking Part 1. In part 1 (59 minutes) he starts with an relatively easy screen replacement to show basics, then he'll move on to a more challenging clip to show how to deal with obstructions, tracking planes moving off screen, etc.Read More…