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After Effects CC 2014.1 (13.1) update

My colleagues, Todd Kopriva and Tim Kurkoski, have put together a detailed post on what’s new and changed in this version of After Effects. Wow, what a year! The Adobe pro-video team has been working on making the Creative Cloud video applications better at managing media and projects as well as offers new features such as […]

After Effects CC 2014.1 (13.1): what’s new and changed in this update

[UPDATE: Be sure to install the After Effects CC 2014.1.1 (13.1.1) bug-fix update.] After Effects CC 2014.1 (13.1) is available. If you have a Creative Cloud membership, you always have access to the latest version of After Effects. You can install this update by choosing Help > Updates within any Adobe application or by opening […]

what’s new and changed in Adobe Media Encoder CC 2014.1 (8.1)

If you have a Creative Cloud membership, you always have access to the latest version of Adobe Media Encoder. Go to the Creative Cloud site to download applications or to sign up for Creative Cloud. For more information about Creative Cloud, see this overview video and the Creative Cloud FAQ list. overview of what’s new […]

MPC creates spectacular visions

Global VFX studio produces extraordinary motion graphics and visual effects with Adobe Creative Cloud       Adobe: What is important for us to know about MPC?Boekeman: MPC does everything from initial concept art, treatment consultation, pre-visualization, shoot supervision, 2D compositing, 3D/CG effects, animation, color grading, and digital and experiential production. We have three main areas of […]

50 free scripts from Jeff Almasol, with a strong encouragement to donate to your favorite cause

#devforacause Jeff Almasol has graciously made a bundle of 50 After Effects scripts freely available on his website. Please, read and heed Jeff’s request to consider donating to your favorite cause. He spends his spare time developing utilities like these to help others, and I think that it’s only fair that he ask the beneficiaries […]

After Effects CC 2014.0.2 (13.0.2) update fixes issue with trial period

Today we released the After Effects CC 2014.0.2 (13.0.2) update. This update fixes an issue with the trial period. When you launch After Effects CC 2014.0.2 (13.0.2) as a trial, it will reset the trial period if you had used the trial of After Effects CC (12.x). This is the only significant change in this update. This […]

Siggraph 2014 is here!

When it comes to computer graphics, there really isn’t a better tradeshow to know what’s hot and coming in the world of graphics technology. The name itself implies innovation (Special Interest Group on GRAPHics) and is the perfect ‘geek-out’ week: August 12-14. 2014. Adobe’s Presence & Partners A bunch of Adobe folk will be participating in partner booths […]

CC 2014.0.1 updates for After Effects, Prelude, and SpeedGrade fixes issue with trial period

IMPORTANT: The After Effects CC 2014.0.1 (13.0.1) update has been replaced by the After Effects CC 2014.0.2 (13.0.2) update. This new update fixes the same issue with the trial period and corrects a bug with preferences in the After Effects CC 2014.0.1 (13.0.1) update. If you installed After Effects CC 2014.0.1 (13.0.1), you should update to After […]

warning “RAM Preview needs 2 or more frames” after scrubbing audio in After Effects CC 2014 (13.0)

[UPDATE: Note that this bug is listed as fixed in the upcoming After Effects CC 2014.1 (13.1) update.] The After Effects team are investigating a bug in After Effects CC 2104 (13.0) where a memory leak occurs while scrubbing audio (holding down the CTRL or Command key while scrubbing). This memory leak can eventually consume […]

Adobe Media Encoder CC 2014.0.1 (8.0.1) update: bug fixes, H.264 at 4K, new YouTube presets, and more

Today, the Adobe Media Encoder CC 2014.0.1 (8.0.1) update was released. This version provides important fixes and enhancements and is recommended for all users. This update addresses several bugs, adds support for 4K in H.264, new and simplified presets for YouTube, and other features. Read the details below in the “what’s new” and “fixed bugs” sections. Ideally, […]