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  1. masking function for brush tool

    I suggest to add back the masking function for brush tool. It is much easier to do masking instead of pen tool.

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  2. Null object should already connected

    Null object should already connected...

    At the time of linking multiple layers with a Null object, If we select those layers>right click>new>Null object, the Null object should come with connecting those layers already...

    1 vote

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  3. VR converter bug?

    When using Fisheye from 2D with VR converter, layers disappear.
    I can avoid this by moving the layer one pixel or more.

    1 vote

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  4. After Effects effects previewer UI

    A UI of your effects that allows you to layer effects in a previewer to see the results before applying. This would be especially effective if you have a lot of effects and not sure what they all do.

    2 votes

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  5. My mask selection tools are not fully functional.

    All the tools at the top that are supposed to have drop down menu do not function completely. The rectangle is stuck at rectangle and the other shapes do not drop down. Same thing with the pen tool and the other items that have a dro down capability

    1 vote

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  6. Its 2019 about time we had a native edge blur tool.

    Need a native edge blur tool similar or better to the key correct suite by RG.

    6 votes

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  7. Content-Aware Fill Tool algorithms (Frame range vs. one frame)

    When i am using Content-Aware Fill Tool in frame range (more than 1 frame) it is not accurate enough. But when i am manually pushing " Generete Fill layer" button frame by frame it does a great job. Why frame by frame fill generating does better results than automatic mode in frame range?

    2 votes

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  8. Rebuild blending modes to behave in 32 bit the same as they would in 16 bit

    Blending modes (especially screen & add) are completely unpredictable in 32 bit space. They're essentially useless now. Build a system (or a new blending mode) that allows screen and add to behave the like they do in 16 bit

    4 votes

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  9. SWF support is broken if SWF is placed on a server

    After Effects doesn't recognize SWFs if the SWF is placed on a server. Full brakes the whole workflow for any studio using Animate CC...

    1 vote

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  10. masks don't live update while effects are applied

    When you're animating a mask on a layer that has effects applied, the mask doesn't update live. You have to purge the memory or disable all the effects on the mask in order to be able to see the updated layer.
    We need to see the mask updated even with effects applied.

    6 votes

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  11. copy lumeri color from After effects to Premiere Pro

    We should be able to copy from one program to the other such effects as lumetri as they are similar in both programs, so to have creative choices whether to color grade the selected clips in premiere or in ae and then return back to where the main program is.

    11 votes

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  12. rotoscoping bug

    Ich habe (leider nicht freiwillig) eine Möglichkeit gefunden, die After Effects Projektdatei komplett zu zerstören:
    Ich habe einen HD Footage 1920/1080 23,98 Frames/Sekunde über sich selbst gelegt und auf dem oberen das Roto-Pinsel-Werkzeug angewendet und die Datei gespeichert.
    Sobald ich die Datei danach geöffnet habe, bekomme ich folgende Meldung:
    "After Effects Fehler: Fehlende Daten in Datei. ( 33 $ 4)".
    Dieser Fehler ist beliebig oft reproduzierbar, an verschiedenen Computern.

    Version 17.0.1

    1 vote

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  13. text as an effect

    an effect to create text via effect would be useful to keep your composition compact. imaging you have to create a button, you right now need at least 2 layers. 1 textlayer and 1 shapelayer.

    with an text effect (like the timecode effect)
    you would only need 1 layer.

    But the effect should respect the layers coordinates,
    not like the timecode effect, which ignores them.

    3 votes

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  14. Cryptomatte not working in 17.0.1

    Everytime I do compositing with cryptomatte (using it as a luma matte for an asset) I have this error (see picture) and my after effects crash.
    Thanks if you can solve it.

    1 vote

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  15. Allow fractal noise evolution to go beyond 91x

    Such an infuriating bug. First, this wheel should be able to go beyond 91x without the evolution just resetting to an arbitrary point.

    IF we really can’t have a wheel go higher than that (doubtful… we have put multiple robots in space), then WHY ALLOW IT TO BE SET HIGHER and waste 8 hours of precious render time instead of just not letting me do that in the first place???

    1 vote

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  16. 3D Camera projection on primitive objects for Matte-Paintings

    Would be great to have the possibility to add 3D objects like deformed layers to project pictures or images onto it - for example to create a cool looking 3D mountain matte-painting or to project objects on primitives. Some more 3D features overall would be cool.

    1 vote

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  17. Better Grouping in Shape Layers

    Grouping can be improved, by grouping the selected items automatically in a Group, in stead of adding a Group (= a folder) and then drag all items in there.
    Furthermore, I would the Group to automatically update any involved expressions. Currently expressions are broken by changing Shape Layer hierarchy, and have to be repaired manually.

    1 vote

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  18. I want to be able to divide the position of the transform of the effect into dimensions

    I want to be able to divide the position of the transform of the effect into dimensions.

    Because the expression of animation of keyword spreads

    エフェクトのトランスフォームの位置を次元分割できるようにしてほしい。速度グラフでの表現の幅が広がる為。

    10 votes

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  19. Add points to Curves effect by cmd+clicking pixels

    In Photoshop you can exactly target a specific value in the curve dialog by cmd+clicking a pixel in the image. This would be great to have in AfterEffects too!

    3 votes

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  20. cropping without changing position

    It would be nice to crop comps, footage without loosing its position and keep it in same place in other comps without reposition.

    Thanks.

    2 votes

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