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What is your favorite change (feature, fix, tweak) in After Effects from version 12.0 or later?

What is your favorite change (whether a new feature, a tweaked behavior, or a bug fix) in After Effects CC (12.0) or later? Please answer here, not in the comments on this blog post. Since we moved to the Creative Cloud model, we’ve been more able to focus on tweaks to make workflows more efficient, […]

Join us tomorrow for a Character Animator design discussion

Join us tomorrow, July 29th, for a Character Animator design discussion. The Character Animator engineers and designers will be holding two one-hour design meetings—one at at 9:30AM and one at 4:30PM—to hear your ideas for Character Animator. (Times are in US Pacific Time, since we’re mostly in Seattle and San Francisco.) We’ll start with a […]

Adobe Media Encoder CC 2015 (9.0.1) bug-fix update

The Adobe Media Encoder CC 2015 (9.0.1) bug-fix update is now available. You can install the update through the Creative Cloud desktop application, or you can check for new updates from within any Adobe application by choosing Help > Updates. You can also manually download and install this update for Windows and Mac OS. For […]

Character Animator (Preview 2) now available

The Character Animator (Preview 2) update is now available. You can install the update through the Creative Cloud desktop application, or you can check for new updates from within any Adobe application by choosing Help > Updates. This update includes many fixes and changes, including the following: more accurate face tracking more accurate lip synch […]

After Effects CC 2015 (13.5.1) bug-fix update available: many fixes to previews and more

The After Effects CC 2015 (13.5.1) bug-fix update is now available. This bug-fix update also includes a few small behavior changes. You can install the update through the Creative Cloud desktop application, or you can check for new updates from within any Adobe application by choosing Help > Updates. For details of what was added, changed, […]

changes to expressions in After Effects CC 2015 (13.5)

[Before you install After Effects CC 2015 (13.5), read this article. For details of what’s new and changed, read this article.] The interactive performance improvements in After Effects CC 2015 (13.5) include significant enhancements to how expressions are evaluated. Expressions are now evaluated on the render thread, meaning the user interface will no longer slow down while an expression is […]

known issues in After Effects CC 2015 (13.5)

[Before you install After Effects CC 2015 (13.5), read this article. For details of what’s new and changed, read this article.] The After Effects team is tracking several issues, listed below, that affect performance or usability in After Effects CC 2015. UPDATE: Many of the issues listed below are fixed by the After Effects CC 2015 […]

Adobe Character Animator (Preview 1) now available

Last month, within the halls of the Seattle office of Adobe, one could hear the bustling of people working hard on the first preview version of Character Animator. And all of that hustling has brought us to today, when I’m so excited to exclaim that it’s finally here! Install the most recent version of After […]

plug-ins and After Effects CC 2015 (13.5)

After Effects CC 2015 (13.5) is now available. For details about what’s new and changed in After Effects CC 2015 (13.5), see this page. IMPORTANT: Before installing the new version of After Effects, please read this page about the default behavior of the updater, which is to remove all previous versions of the application, and […]

After Effects CC 2015 (13.5) is now available.

After Effects CC 2015 (13.5) is now available. For details about what’s new and changed in After Effects CC 2015 (13.5), see this page. And that also means that Character Animator (Preview 1) is available. For information about what’s new in all of the Adobe professional video and audio applications and services, see this page. […]