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What’s coming next in After Effects and Character Animator

Today we’re giving you a sneak peek at the brand new features and enhanced workflows Adobe will showcase next week at NAB Show 2016. We’re announcing new features across our industry-leading collection of video tools. Read this post for details about what’s coming to After Effects, or watch a couple snazzy videos:   Details about the next preview of Character Animator are […]

After Effects CC 2015 (13.7.2) bug-fix update available; fixes RED import on Mac OS X

The After Effects CC 2015 (13.7.2) bug-fix update is now available. This update fixes a bug that occurred in After Effects CC 2015 (13.7.1) on Mac OS X: RED (.r3d) files can again be imported, and are not reported as missing in existing projects. This update is for Mac OS X only and is not available for Windows, because […]

After Effects CC 2015 (13.7.1) bug-fix update available: fixes Mac OS X 10.11 real-time playback issue and more

The After Effects CC 2015 (13.7.1) bug-fix update is now available. This update fixes a small number of bugs, including a bug that caused After Effects to not be able to play back a cached preview in real-time on Mac OS X 10.11 (El Capitan). Note: For Mac OS X only, a newer After Effects CC 2015 (13.7.2) […]

volunteer to try a new rendering service for After Effects

We are seeking volunteers to try a new rendering service for After Effects. As a participant in this prerelease program, you will render your compositions using a rendering service and then tell us about your experience. Click here to join the After Effects rendering service trial. This trial is a private prerelease program. Everything in the prerelease program is confidential and may […]

Hello! After Effects has a new Product Manager

Hello, Victoria Nece here. I’m the new Product Manager for Motion Graphics and Visual Effects at Adobe, taking over for Todd Kopriva. Todd’s been a tremendous resource and a strong advocate for After Effects and this whole community. We wish him well on his new adventures. Before joining Adobe, I was the Director of Animation […]

Territory Studio & The Martian: The Creative Process with Adobe After Effects CC

Having worked together with Director Ridley Scott and Production Designer Arthur Max on Prometheus, Territory, a design studio that works on a range of motion projects including feature films, brand work, and popular video games, was asked to create the screen graphics for The Martian, recently nominated for an Oscar® for Best Achievement in Visual […]

what’s new and changed in the After Effects CC 2015 (13.7) update

The After Effects CC 2015 (13.7) update is now available. For details of the updates for all Adobe professional video and audio applications and services, see this page. Also, in January 2016 Adobe Stock added over 100,000 4K high-quality video assets, which you can search for, download, and license in the Libraries panel in After Effects and […]

After Effects CC 2015 (13.6.1) bug-fix update available: fixes stale image cache and more

The After Effects CC 2015 (13.6.1) bug-fix update is now available. This update fixes multiple bugs, including a bug that caused After Effects to not update the preview image in the Composition panel, which happened most commonly after using Undo. You can install the update through the Creative Cloud desktop application, or you can check for […]

Toddler Fun Learning brings 2D characters to life with Adobe Character Animator

Experts in animation and illustration create more fun and engaging 2D characters for growing YouTube channel When Christian Hughes couldn’t find educational video content on YouTube for his toddlers that appealed to him, he decided to create it himself. As the Founder and CEO of a successful video production company, he used his background in […]

Avoid crashes. If you use After Effects on Mac OS X v10.10 (Yosemite), update to Mac OS X v10.10.5.

If you use After Effects on Mac OS X v10.10 (Yosemite), update to Mac OS X v10.10.5. We can see in our crash reporter data that a lot of folks are experiencing crashes when using After Effects on Mac OS X v10.10 (Yosemite). These crashes are nearly all occurring on old versions of Mac OS […]