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  1. Lighting options in Glass Wipe transition

    I know the current Glass Wipe transition is technically CyCore's domain, but here goes. Would like the ability to adjust the lighting properties for the CC Glass Wipe transition. There is currently no brightness, light angle, highlight control, or anything, which is odd since the effect is so similar to CC Glass.

    3 votes

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  2. Allow "snapping" of layers to certain time codes

    When I trim down a layer, I should be able to have the "snapping" option, to ensure it is inline with the other layers. Similar to Premiere Pro, where you get that red line when something is perfectly aligned with something else

    2 votes

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  3. Fix Interface Performance Issues Mac OSX 10.11.6

    I'm experiencing multiple slow downs in the After Effects interface. Here is a clear example of what I am experiencing with drawing masks in the render view. I'm comparing CC2014 vs CC2018.
    https://app.frame.io/d/e510f299-0387-4841-a19a-494a9d6f37d3

    Same machine on both. ATI Radeon HD 5870 1GB. Triple monitor setup. I usually have Chrome and PureRef open. I've noticed it get much worse when Illustrator 2018 is also open at the same time. I can't even play a simple two keyframe box animation at full frame rate even when RAM previewed. https://imgur.com/a/YViDTXU

    Sometimes the interface gets so slow that I can see the little twirl…

    3 votes

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  4. Please fix issue with views on new project. I cannot fix the application layout to fit my laptop screen on initial load.

    Please fix issue with views on new project. I cannot fix the application layout to fit my laptop screen on initial load. This is preventing me from having fun with an art project I was hoping to spend time on. Completely frustrating.

    2 votes

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  5. 4 votes

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  6. 3 votes

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  7. every effect, every layer and shape transform to be dupliactable and scalable

    so like the compositing option under each effect where you can duplicate and create mask input as many as needed, why won't there be a transform for each effect and why won't add duplicatable transform to be available.
    Because so many times you just need another transform offset for a particular effect, or particular mask or particular shape and you have to workaround it like adding transform FX or offset effects, or duplicating and cutting out and adding back in the second layer...

    4 votes

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  8. A vector field displacement effect

    It would be very helpful for a lot of generative effects to create warping fields that are less rigid than mesh or bezier warp. Something like in step one of this project.

    http://www.sci.utah.edu/~chengu/street_sig08/street_project.htm

    8 votes

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  9. Frame rate mismatch with rotobrush

    What is going on here? I'm working with all the same footage, within the same project, and all of a sudden rotobrush won't work because "frame rate mismatch". I search the internet for the source of my mistake, but I can't find it :( TONS of people are having this problem, and there are workarounds (I can export it as and re-import it- but I shouldn't have to do that) but NO SOLUTIONS. What is the problem? What are we doing wrong??? PLEASE ADOBE! TELL US!!! I don't want workarounds, I want the answer.

    3 votes

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  10. Copying and moving mask animations on the same layer

    When having several masks on the same layer, you cannot curently copy and move them to another position on your layer (as to make the same animation play in two different positions on your layer). When selcting all of the keyframes for one or several masks, if you then try to move them, it creates a new keyframe on the CTI for where you have put your mask, rusulting in wonky animations. I would like it if when selecting all the keyframes for one or several masks, and move the mask, it moves the position of the mask on all…

    3 votes

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  11. BUG: crash on viewing snapshot

    Most times when I snapshot with Shift+F5 and then recall it with F5 After Effects freezes and never comes back.

    Windows 7 Pro
    AE 15.0.1 Build 73

    3 votes

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  12. 2 votes

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  13. Lumetri Color to show exact values in wheels and hue

    wheels are abstract and could not be linked with expressions, because there are no values. could be helpful in cases if you'd need to reverse the wheels with exact values

    2 votes

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  14. Lumetri Color to be Senseied

    I've done my own research on what I do almost everytime when I adjust Lemtri sliders, and connected some of them via expressions so that' I use 2 sliders for most of the settings.
    Could be a cool thing to have some clever controls, like a slider vintage to sci-fi, or night - day...

    2 votes

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  15. Add label colour selection to new composition

    Allow the setting of label colour when you create a new comp (or precomp), rather than having it just adopt the label colour of the parent.

    4 votes

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  16. 2 votes

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  17. camera raw sequence animate processing

    Would it be possible to import camera raw sequences that you could animate the processing values over time? For example, bring in a raw sequence of 100 frames and keyframe the exposure value to change from 0 to -2 over the span of the sequence. I know it's not memory friendly, but would be useful for timelapsers.

    3 votes

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  18. resize mask from corner

    On Windows 10.0.16299 Build 16299 and After Effects 15.1.1 (Build 12)

    When pasting shapes from illustrator or even creating a new mask shape in After Effects there is about a 5-10 pixel radius in which the user must hover over the corner of the mask in order to have the diagonal or 45 degree shaped pen tool appear which allows the mask to be resized from the corner, or proportionally while holding ALT + SHIFT at the same time.

    This is a feature I use across all Adobe software often as it easily allows the user to resize the mask…

    2 votes

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  19. Interlaced in 29,97 doesn't work on PC

    When I output file with 29,97 Interlaced, since the last update, it's NOT interlaced.

    Thks.

    2 votes

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  20. Bug report: Dynamically linked scenes from Character Animator not displaying properly

    My scene in AE was working until a few days ago. Now, after replacing some footage with an updated version, it is displaying the wrong information. When I preview in the timeline it slowly reveals the correct scene. However, upon rendering, it produces the wrong result. AE is very slow for me, so this new issue is very frustrating.

    2 votes

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