Roof Destruction with After Effects and Cinema 4D – Part 2

In the second part of my roof crash destruction VFX tutorial I will show you how to create cool debris elements in Cinema 4D and animate them with realistic physics. We will then composite the rendered debris back into our scene using Adobe After Effects and 3D integration techniques!

Roof Destruction VFX with After Effects and Cinema 4D – Part 1

Who doesn’t love destruction VFX? In this tutorial I will show you how to create the effect of someone crashing through the roof using Adobe After Effects and Cinema 4D. In the first part we will set up our footage, green screen a giant to destroy the roof and composite some dust and debris elements into the scene.

Common 3D Camera Tracker Problems in Adobe After Effects

The 3D Camera Tracker in Adobe After Effects is a powerful tool that allows you to place visual elements in the 3D space of your scene. However, when tracking your footage you may encounter a number of common problems and this tutorial will take you through these common issues and show you why they occur and how you can resolve them.

Compositing Fireworks in Adobe After Effects

Learn how to composite the fireworks elements we created in the After Effects & Trapcode Particular fireworks tutorial realistically onto some clouds stock footage. I will show you how to intelligently use a track matte to make the glow of the fireworks interact with the shape of the clouds for a more realistic visual effect!

Creating Fireworks with After Effects & Trapcode Particular

Learn how to create great looking fireworks VFX in Adobe After Effects using the Trapcode Particular Plugin by Red Giant. Trapcode Particular is an advanced particle system plugin for After Effects that gives you a lot of intricate control over the look and feel of your particles.