Chapter: Compositing Tools and Techniques
Topic: 3D Objects (or pseudo 3D) Objects for 2D Space
Invigorator Pro AE by Zaxwerks opens offers some amazing new options for 3D animation within After Effects 5.0 and 5.5. Invigorator has long been the fastest and easiest way to turn vector-based graphics into 3D objects. Here’s how fast and easy: Create a logo in Adobe Illustrator. Launch After Effects. Apply the Invigorator effect to a layer. Import the Adobe Illustrator artwork. A few quick mouse clicks and presto. Instant 3D write-on effect!
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