Linking Source Text for Layered Text

Working with layered type can be tricky sometimes, especially if you want to create more custom and interesting looks. By linking up the source text attribute, you can control layered text with one master text layer. Check out the video to learn more and to also see some of the pitfalls when working with this set up to avoid them in your project.

Assigning an Extension to a Program

Do you get tired of files not opening in a specific program? Check this out to set up a target program to open not only a specific file, but also how to change all things with an extension to open with an assigned program. In this case we look at .OBJ files and how to get them to open into C4D instead of the default Photoshop (in this case).

Creating a Double Sided Plane in AE

I was recently checking out one of my favorite forums cgsociety.org and one of the users had a question about how to create a double-sided plane in After Effects. It was one of the first things I wanted to do when I first started in After Effects and thought it would make for a fun video.