"Final Render"
Example.29: 3-Dimensional Space
(AE5.5 PRO)

AE-TIPS 29 : Adobe After Effects CS5 (
Resolution: 640x480
Third-Party AE Plugins:
- No Use
Third-Party Footages:
- No Use

Preparation of a Grid Material

I want to express 3D-Space.
But, If Arrange in Full Resolution from the Beginning.
Since operation becomes Heavy and trial and error are impossible.
Prepare A Grid Material as "Proxy".
Create the Grid Material by Photoshop.
* It is created by 1280x480 Pixel.

"Camera Test"
(1820 KB)

The Motion Test of a 3D Camera

Put The Material of STEP1 into a New Composition.
Turn On the 3D Layer Swich.
Arrange The Grid Material.
Arrange Four Layer sheets this time.
Create A New 3D Camera.
Apply repeatedly a trial-and-error.

"Fractal Material"
(75 KB)

Creating the Fractal Material

Create a New Solid in a New Composition.
Apply Effect > Render > Fractal Noise.
Apply Effect > Stylize > Glow.
Adjust a parameter to look like a "Flare Line".

* Put Key frame into "Evolution".
* It is created by 1280x480 Pixel.

View Effect Controls Window
"Fractal Noise" & "Levels" & "Glow"

(814 KB)

"Grid" is Replaced to "Fractal"

Select the Layer of a Grid Material.
It replaces for the Fractal Material of STEP3.
Pushing the "Option Key (Mac)".
From the Fractal Composition in a Project Window,
Drag and Drop to the Layer of Grid in Timeline Window.
You can Replace the Materials.

Select Layer mode to "Add".

"Final Render"
(808 KB)


Finally only a few is seasoned and it is completion.
It was also put in the Old Example.