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  1. 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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  2. Lumetri Color bug

    When use Lumetri color on PNG, it will change the aspect ratio. Sometimes thinner sometimes wilder.

    AE 18.4.0 on Mac

    1 vote

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  4. [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 😞

    2 votes

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  5. Mesh Track Without Mocha Pro

    Mesh Track in After Effects

    2 votes

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  6. Make gradient editor scalable.

    Make it scalable to the full width of the screen to make detailed gradients.

    1 vote

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  7. Add gradient knot keeping the color at that position

    When a knot is added, it gets the color of a neigbour not, while in most cases it's of more value to get the knot loaded with the color that existed on that position in the gradient. (Standard behaviour in Illustrator)
    Please make that possible, with a modifier key.

    1 vote

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  8. Add Hex input to all colour pickers.

    It's 2021, please can we have the ability to use hex values in all colour pickers that don't currently allow this; Colorama is one off the top of my head..
    Thanks

    2 votes

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  9. Add 'Repeat Edge Pixels' to Layer Styles

    Layer Styles such as Emboss, Shadow, Glow often are not desirable at the edge of the Composition.

    2 votes

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  10. Redesign Track Matte - Select Matte layer with the lasso (same as in Parent&Link)

    Now, to use single matte on multiple layers, we have two options - duplicate matte layers above every layer, or use Set Matte effect which doesnt work the same way as TrackMatte and its really inconvenient.

    There is really simple solution for this! Use the same lasso tool we have in parent&link on TrackMatte. It will make the process so much simpler and easier. Please do this or at least fix Set Matte. Thanks

    2 votes

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  11. Add an option to set defaults for 'Accept lights' and 'Accepts shadows'

    Add a preference to be able to set a default for 'Accept lights' and 'Accept shadows' - currently they both default to on.

    It would be great to be able to choose 'off' for both, for example.

    Use case: working on AE 3D motion graphics that I don't want to be effected by lights, but need to use lights to drive an effect (for example Optical flares).

    Currently, any new 3D layers created in a comp with lights would need to be set to 'accept lights / shadows' off to retain the original look. This can become time-consuming when creating…

    1 vote

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  12. import of PSD (sequences) with multiple Alpha Channels

    HI, what about the ability of accessing the multiple Alphachannels that for example Cinema 4D can render into PSD(-sequences)? This would be perfect. I guess.

    1 vote

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  13. Mocha oddness

    Where to start?

    Lanching mocha usually launches the app off the screen so I spend five minutes trying to get it back, force quitting AE and disconnecting all but one monitor.

    Then I resize it and it disappears somewhere else.

    I finally get it to work and do my track, save and close Mocha... and I can no longer click on anything inside AE, despite Mocha being closed.

    Just another bug in a long, sprawling, and ever-increasing line of bugs.

    1 vote

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

    Bug Report

    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.

    1 vote

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  15. After Effects Split compositon window when working in 3d layers and cameras

    As novas formas de dividir a "compostion window" para trabalhar com 3d são horríveis.

    Tela dividida em 2 na vertical.
    A maior parte do trabalho ainda é com resoluções horizontais, e dividir a tela na vertical não ajuda. O ideal é voltar com a opção de dividir a tela em 2 na horizontal.

    tela dividia em 4
    Eu particularmente gosto muito mais de dividir a tela em 1 grande (a visão da câmera resultado final) e 3 pequenas para me ajudar a posicionar elementos.
    4 telas do mesmo tamanho são desnecessárias e acabam prejudicando a ver a imagem principal, que…

    2 votes

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  16. Gradient Fill Shape

    Is it possible to create an option, “Gradient Fill Shape” in the shape layer?
    The gradient fill color follows the shape.

    3 votes

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  17. interpret Footage -> Premultiplied not working

    My Prores 4444 Footage w Alpha that is premultiplied on Black, only acts normal when I am in Half resolution preview. As soon as I switch to Full Res or Render, the Alpha is treated as Straight/Unmatted.

    Interestingly… if I select the interpret footage option "invert Alpha", the Alpha is only inverted when previewed at Full Resolution, not at reduced resolutions.

    When I employ the workaround of adding the effect "Remove Color Matting" (Black) myself manualy, I also get very weird halos and artefacts when previawing at half resolution, which are not a side-effect of simply downscaling.

    This occurs in…

    1 vote

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  18. 32bpc Mesh Warp and other distortion effects

    We need to use the simple distortion effects like Mesh Warp, Liquify, etc without clamping colors to properly work in advanced compositing. It's impossible now to work in ACES for example and do a simple warp to correct something without clamping all the values...

    3 votes

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  19. Caching stops with EXR files -- works in previous versions of AE

    I have a 1080 24p EXR file that i'm applying Extractor too. When I try to RAM preview, it stops after about 75 frames and starts looping playback, even when I tell it to render the full duration or work area. This is NOT a problem in AE 17.

    I have 32GB of RAM, so that's not a problem.

    1 vote

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  20. Content-aware fill not 32-bit when Lighting Correction set on?

    Hello

    A small inconvenience with AE V 18.2.1

    I just tried to patch a video with the Content-aware fill.
    If Lighting Correction is on, the result is not 32-bit despite the settings say so.

    1 vote

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