The Focal Press title, Plug-In to After Effects: Third Party Plug-In Mastery, by Michele Yamazaki, gives users the ability to master its third-party plug-ins. This full-color book provides hundreds of examples of third-party plug-ins, and gives examples of their use in popular TV shows and movies. In addition, the included DVD features project files and bonus tutorials to get you up to speed and comfortable for implementing these plug-ins into your own work.
Examples of how certain plug-ins have been used in popular TV shows and movies, giving you inspiration for using plug-ins in your own work
DVD features project files and bonus tutorials. The companion website, PlugInz.com, has updates plug-in updates, links to sample movies on Vimeo, and more
Overviews of different plug-in packages, interviews with plug-in developers, examples of user experiences, and plug-in FAQs
What is a Plug-in?; Big Bundles; Blur and Sharpen; Color Corrections; Distortions; Effects; Generators; Keying and Matte; Noise and Grain; Simulation; Templates; Time; Tracking; Transitions; Utilities; Workflow
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Focal Press Book: Plug-In to After Effects: Third Party Plug-In Mastery