Ray Effects for Trapcode from Red Giant is an extension for the After Effects plugin Trapcode Shine that adds 50 presets for light ray effects based on themes including, earth, sky, water, and fire, plus a range of everyday expressions. The presets come as .ffx files, which are compatible with After Effects, version CS3 or later, that have Trapcode Shine installed.
- Use Blaze, Electricity, or Awakening to create energetic effects
- To add punch, use Pow!, Comic, Tunnel, or Into the Light
- For a softer touch, use Moonrise, Cave, or Heavenly Violet
- Create targeted light beams with Beam, Electricity, and Laser Pointer
- To add a high-temperature feel, use Heat, Blaze, or Sahara
- For public service-oriented themes, consider Firefighter and Green Beret