Chapter: Compositing Tools and Techniques
With version 6.5, After Effects finally has a particle system that most people can use. No, I?m not talking about Particle Playground, which struck fear into the hearts of pros and novices alike, but CC Particle World. This filter, once part Final Effects, is now included with AE 6.5. It?s not the best particle system out there, but it?s easy to use and is pretty powerful. This tutorial offers some Particle World basics and shows you how to create some confetti in the process.