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  1. Bug : When use Blur(Gaussian) where applied off-screen

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    There is a bug that occurs when you add other effects while blur (Gaussian) is applied off-screen.

    In my situation.
    If I apply a blur effect to the shape layer, and then apply S_BlurMotion, the entire screen is blurred.

    This text was translated using DeepL.

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  2. Stop Glow effect from making things darker

    When Glow is added (Glow Operation Add), in many cases it also generates a dark halo around the Glow. Imho, Glow, especially when set to Add should not make any pixel darker.

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  3. Pre Comp DropDown Window

    It would be great to have a Pre-Comp DropDown window so that we dont need to move out of the original window to edit elements. We could have a scrub window to look through pre-comp and isolate effects and parameters. As there are so many twirl down menus , it would not matter if there a few more. Even if there was a little scrub window or something outside pre-comp to enable/disable layers etc. Any little thing would make life with pre-comps a lot easier

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  4. After effects render engine error 19969

    MacBook Pro
    Model Identifier: MacBookPro15,2
    Processor Name: Quad-Core Intel Core i7
    Processor Speed: 2.8 GHz
    16GB Memory
    Intel Iris Plus 655 1536MB

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  5. Comps placed into other comps via script do not have protected areas or comp markers applied

    So I've found that when a comp with protected regions is placed into another comp via a script, none of the protected regions or comp markers on that comp are applied to that placed layer, to manually correct this one could add a marker onto that layer, then right click on it and select "Update Markers From Source" and this tends to update the protected regions as well, but there is no way to "Update Markers From Source" via scripting without any ui

    Ideally the comp markers and protected regions should be present on the layer after the comp has…

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  6. Update the Add Grain effect to use GPU and 32-bit

    I need to apply grain frequently in my work to clean plates I’ve created, and it needs to match the 6k/4k HDR plates I’ve been provided. I prefer Add Grain to Match Grain, as it’s quicker and more accurate for me to manually set it. Because of the size of the plates, and the lack of GPU acceleration in this plug-in, it’s the main bottleneck in my rendering speed, plus 32-bit would help with color fidelity. Obviously, multiframe rendering would be great, too, but I would at least love GPU acceleration to start!

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  7. Lumetri add point to HS Curves moves whole curve

    When a point is added, the complete curve moves up or down.

    3 votes

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  8. Make the Offset effect support 16/32 bit color

    The Offset effect is a very useful tool in many occasions. Please make it ready for todays standards.

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  9. Tapered mask feathering

    Ability to taper a mask feather so that one end can be more feathered than another. Real world example: Rotoscoping a moving character and being able to mask a limb that has more motion blur at one end from another.

    I get there are other ways of achieving this same effect, and even other methods of getting a better cut out, but the flexibility would be fantastic, and could apply to a number of other scenarios. Think of the mask feather controls from Premiere.

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  10. Rotobrush Quality Default Preference

    Would like to inverse the default value of the rotobrush v2 quality to be best.

    Perhaps its a preference.

    Reasoning: I can't think of a reason why I would want a less-than-ideal roto. Even if its for speed... if it has to be redone at best anyway, why run it faster at first?

    3 votes

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  11. [BUG] Can't open subcomp

    AE 18.0.1 won't let me enter a subcomp upon doubleclicking it's layer. The error message states "Can't open layers with collapsed transformation. Oh boy 😞

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  12. Import .VDB in After Effects

    Import .VDB in After Effects

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  13. 3d Tracked Points From Camera Track

    3d Tracked Points From Camera Track

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  14. Mesh Track

    Mesh Track in After Effects

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  15. Mesh Track Without Mocha Pro

    Mesh Track in After Effects

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  16. Detect Depth

    Create White and Black Values for Depth based on AI or another Route within After Effects

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  20. Add blending modes to Fill Effect

    Always wondered why the effect lacks those. (and why the Opacitiy parameter of the effect affects the Opacity of the layer)

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