VFX Suite offers a powerful toolkit for realistic visualeffects composites in After Effects. With Supercomp, light and atmosphericeffects interact with all of your layers and the elements of a scene in a farmore natural way than can be modeled with a simple stack of 2D layers. VFXSuite also includes tools for adding shadows and reflections that speed up someof the essential parts of creating a professional composite.
VFX Suite gives you fast, automatic chroma keying. Whetheryou are using a green screen or blue screen, Primatte Keyer can regularly pulla perfect key with a single click. Primatte's cleanup tools help turn even themost difficult shots into solid and professional composites. Take your chromakeying results even further by using Primatte in combination with Supercomp'spost-keying tools.
TRACKING & CLEANUP
VFX Suite features lighting-fast, accurate planar tracking,right inside of After Effects — no need to step out of AE for great corner-pintracking results anymore. Whether you’re pinning a rectangular sign orsomething not rectangular at all, King Pin Tracker has you covered. Alsoincluded is Spot Clone Tracker, a powerful tool for quickly removing anythingfrom skin blemishes to unwanted objects in your shot.
LIGHTS & GLOWS
VFX Suite’s Optical Glow generates a blazing fast, drop-deadgorgeous, photo-realistic glow effect — great for use in visual effects andmotion graphics. It’s easy to use and is by far the most beautiful,highest-quality glow ever made for Adobe After Effects. Knoll Light Factorygives you 3D lens flares from Industrial Light and Magic, and includes over 200presets based on films from the 1960’s to the present day.
VFX Suite makes it easy to generate beautiful prismaticdisplacement effects for visual effects and motion graphics. Unlike theDisplacement Map effect in After Effects, Chromatic Displacement uses thedisplacement image as a height map, which gives you beautiful, organic results — perfectfor creating force fields, heat ripples, light refractions, cloaking effects,and much more.
VFX Suite is a set of 9 tools for visual effects.
Supercomp is a compositing environment that makes it easy tocreate complex, seamless composites. In Supercomp, light and atmosphericeffects interact with ALL of your layers and the elements of a scene in a farmore natural way and with far less pre-composing than ever before. Supercompincludes more than 15 gpu-accelerated context-aware tools for integrating allof your elements into your final shot.
VFX PRIMATTE KEYER
Primatte Keyer is a powerful tool for fast, automatic chromakeying. Whether you are using a green screen or blue screen, Primatte Keyer'sauto compute algorithms can often pull a perfect key automatically. The newuser interface and clean up tools make it easy to select and separate yourbackground and foreground.
VFX KING PIN TRACKER
King Pin Tracker gives you fast, accurate planar tracking,right inside of After Effects. King Pin Tracker makes it simple to place signsor objects into a shot, even if they aren’t simple rectangular shapes. Withpowerful To and From pins, and the ability to offset and rotate in planarspace, you can pin whatever you want, wherever you want it.
VFX SPOT CLONE TRACKER
Spot Clone Tracker is a tool for lightning-fast, simpleobject removal with a built-in tracker for moving footage. Easily fix blemishesor remove small, unwanted items. Spot Clone Tracker is easy to use, and evenmatches your lighting automatically, with options for how it clones light,color and texture.
VFX OPTICAL GLOW
Optical Glow is a blazing fast, drop-dead gorgeous,photo-realistic glow effect for use in professional visual effects and motion graphics.It’s easily the most beautiful, highest-quality glow you’ve ever had on yourtimeline. There’s actually a lot of science behind why it looks so much betterthan the glows you’ve been using for years, but the bottom line is it’s justsuper awesome.
VFX CHROMATIC DISPLACEMENT
Chromatic Displacement uses one layer to displace the pixelsof another, while smoothly separating out the colors. Unlike the DisplacementMap effect in After Effects, Chromatic Displacement uses the displacement imageas a height map, which gives you beautiful, organic results. We designedChromatic Displacement for creating professional visual effects, such as forcefields, heat ripples, light refractions, cloaking effects, and much more - butit’s also great for motion graphics.
VFX KNOLL LIGHT FACTORY
Designed by John Knoll, Chief Creative Officer at IndustrialLight and Magic, Knoll Light Factory creates camera-inspired, photo-realisticlens flares that render fast, thanks to new GPU acceleration. Using theintuitive Lens Editor, create your own flares from scratch, or customize one ofthe 200 included presets inspired by some of the most iconic films of the pastfew decades.
Shadow is a plugin for After Effects that makes it supereasy to add a perspective shadow in front of or behind a layer, based on itsalpha channel, brightness, and more. With options for softness, bend, length,color and many other properties, the Shadow effect goes far beyond the variousshadow tools available inside After Effects.
Reflection is a plugin for After Effects that makes it easyto add a reflection to your layers. With controls for softness, distance fade,length and more, this effect goes far beyond the standard methods for creatingreflections.