Point Position mapping

I’ve been playing around with expression lately and am working on a semi-useless-but-fun group to map a sinus ripple onto a point position pass (although any world position data will do) and displace it with some noise. Here’s a preview made with some basic nuke geo and turning ALL the knobs on the group:  

The Automated VFX pipeline

In the course of the last year I’ve been a part of producing Visual Effects for two feature-length films with each around 100-200 VFX shots as a visual effects artist, supervisor and pipeline TD. To begin with we only had a small amount of ‘automated’ pipeline stuff, so almost everything was written from scratch. To make…

[AE] scripting: list object details

Fellow ExtendScript Toolkit users! Here’s a script that’ll will list all available methods and properties for the specified object. No more scripting-reference.pdf scouting! You can add the script file to your current script by #include -ing it. Remove the function call at the end of the file and then call yourself from inside your script with listStuff(something),…