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  1. Is there any way to parent individual keyframes? Imagine 2 keyframes, the first being the start position and the second the end position. I

    Is there any way to parent individual keyframes?

    Imagine 2 keyframes, the first being the start position and the second the end position. Is it possible to link them to two different sliders?

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  3. Motion Sketch doesn't play audio

    Motion sketch would be much more useful if one could hear the audio playing as you're performing. At present I'm doing my animation with this functionality in Blender and transferring it back to After Effects with .jsx files, but it would be much more convenient if I could do it all in AE.

    4 votes

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  4. Creating an Graphic Design Preset

    Make it an option to save your motion graphics that you create as a preset. Which I already thought was already an option but was told it's

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  5. I want a comebackRe-traced 3d

    I want to reuse my old projects and awesome templates that I have bought and rely on Re-traced 3d

    4 votes

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  6. After effects update

    In last update After Effects, cant copy text to Ilustrator, why :(

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  7. 2 votes

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  8. Create Single Path Text option when 'Creating Paths from Text'

    Clients OFTEN ask for 'writing on' text with all kinds of fonts. Unless it's monoline, you have to draw the paths by hand to get a path in the center of the text. To have AE average the positions of two lines and create a 'centered' line in the middle of each character instead of creating outlines would save many an animator hours at a time.

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  9. Bug: Keyframes lock on copy-and-pasted layers

    When using a layer that has been copied and pasted into a comp -- in my case, from one comp into another, or from a Premiere timeline into an After Effects comp -- the keyframes become "locked". They aren't marked as locked, but they can't be selected, moved, or manipulated in the Curve Editor. They can be changed by moving the playhead over the keyframe and adjusting the parameter under the Layer Controls, but only then. The exact same assets when dragged into a comp from the Project panel do not have this issue, and this issue is repeatable and…

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  10. Trim Paths Delay

    It would be great to be able to set a time delay when using Trim Paths when set to individually. Having the ability to adjust when the next successive path starts would be a huge help.

    Currently when set to animate individually the paths are animated one at a time and ONLY when the previous path has finished. Being able to set that value would be such a time saver.

    18 votes

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  11. 以前のバージョンで保存してたアニメーションプリセットが、バージョン上がると無くなってるバグをなくしてください。

    以前のバージョンで保存してたアニメーションプリセットが、バージョン上がると無くなってるバグをなくしてください。

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  12. An option to have Expression Point Control move with the layer position

    For example if you were to use the Point Control in animation you might set it near the knee of the puppet. Then move the knee with the Point Control. However you move the Puppet to another place in the composition the point control would currently stay locked and not move with the puppet. It would still control the knee but it wouldn't be visibly near the knee as it was before. This optional non-fixed position would give the object a hidden AnchorPoint/parenting that meant the the GUI for point control would move with the puppet but values not change…

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  13. 1 vote

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  14. parent to puppet pins

    Allow quick parenting of puppet pins so movement on one will influence another. Or puppet to other layers. we use Duik bone tools but it would be nice to skip that step.

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  15. Pencil tool or Blob Brush tool for shape layers

    Pencil tool or Blob Brush tool for shape layers

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  16. 2 votes

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  17. Animate Parenting

    It would be great to be able to animate parent/unparent. There would be no need to split layers. Would make for a very nice clean comp.

    In the manner that this post suggests:
    https://creativecow.net/forums/thread/is-there-a-way-to-keyframe-parentingunparentingaea/

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  18. Visibile motion paths within Shape Layers

    It would be great to have VISIBLE Motion Paths within shape layers. It would be much easier to animate individual shape groups this way. Currently, animating a shape within a shape group requires expressions and can get messy pretty quickly.

    3 votes

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  19. New Update 18.0.1

    You cant click on the footage anymore to scale it directly with your mouse....?

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  20. Path display issue

    When you time reverse footage and animate the position, the path does not display, motion paths are turned on. works in all my other layers fine.. just not in the one where the footage is reversed.

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