Rich Young is a long-time After Effects user from the San Francisco Bay Area. His After Effects and Premiere Pro round-ups provide viewers with an easy-to-digest summary of developments. He also supplies info and links for tutorials that allow users to do things in After Effects they thought were possible but weren’t sure.

After Effects A-Z: CC Blobbylize

After Effects A-Z: CC Blobbylize

The After Effects: Effects A-Z tip series from Motionworks continues with guest host Eran Stern on the CC Blobbylize effect that ships with After Effects. Eran has two sections…

Create an identity with Plexus

Satya Meka (@gutsblow) has a new tutorial for his plug-in Plexus, his 3D particle system plug-in for After Effects. A plexus (as in solar plexus) is a tangled…

After Effects expressions in any language

ExpressionUniversalizer is a newish script from Lloyd Alvarez at AE Scripts that will “convert the expressions in your projects so that they are compatible with After Effects running…

After Effects A-Z: CC Ball Action

After Effects A-Z: CC Ball Action

The After Effects: Effects A-Z tip series from Motionworks continues with guest host Adam Everett on the CC Ball Action effect that ships with After Effects. Beyond the basics…

Stereo 3D in After Effects CS5.5

Stereo 3D in After Effects CS5.5

Todd Kopriva has collected some resources for stereoscopic 3D in After Effects CS5.5. It’s got all the latest on Stereo 3D for AE including a (text only…

Final Cut X Supermeet presentations

Final Cut X Supermeet presentations

At the risk of overkill, here’s some nice nearly complete video from Emmanuel Pampuri on the Supermeet Apple Final Cut X presentation. There’s also another less…

The mograph-source Daily

The mograph-source Daily

The mograph-source Daily is a new website from Josh Sears trying to tame the information explosion. It’s a “newspaper” based on paper.li, which &#8220…

qp_Bars generates SMPTE color bars

qp_Bars generates SMPTE color bars

AE Scripts has a new script by Christian Lett, qp_Bars, which generates SMPTE color bars for video. There are four bar options: * SMPTE color bars with PLUGE* PAL colour bars…

GenArts Sapphire Webinar recording

SFMOGRAPH posted the recording of the recent GenArts Sapphire Webinar with Marcello Grande (embedded below the fold): “Marcello walks you through some recent projects and shows you how to…

Creative Suite 5.5 + Subscriptions

Adobe has a new subscription option that gives you the latest Creative Suite software for a monthly or yearly fee. For After Effects CS 5.5 the cost is $49…