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Adobe After Effects: Simulating an audio meter using Card Wipe

Chapter: Visual and Creative Effects

Topic: Simulating Displays

Mark Simpson uses ‘Card Wipe’ effect and Adobe After Effects Production Bundle’s “Motion Math” to simulate an LED style Audio Meter. Motion Math is disabled by default in After Effect 6 but can be re-enabled by removing the character ahead of the folder name in the install. Card Wipe was a 3rd party plug-in at the time this tutorial was written but has since been included with After Effects 5 and later



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