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Technical discussions => Animation => Topic started by: FaragoDesign on May 23, 2014, 05:35:08 pm

Title: AfterEffects Compositing - Tracking Elements
Post by: FaragoDesign on May 23, 2014, 05:35:08 pm
Hi
Attempting to track screen position of tablet (see attached) for replacement in AfterEffects

> Creating compositing data and elements (solids and masks) in C4D
> Exporting FBX animation with baked keyframes and cameras
> Import to FBX to Keyshot for beauty render.

AfterEffects results are close but not a perfect match.

Anyone else have success?

Kinda hoping we can get compositing tracking data from Keyshot 5
Title: Re: AfterEffects Compositing - Tracking Elements
Post by: FaragoDesign on May 28, 2014, 01:17:32 pm
One of my Maya guys figured it out -  :)  Will post a breakdown shortly
Title: Re: AfterEffects Compositing - Tracking Elements
Post by: arturbrancoder on November 06, 2014, 03:07:05 am
Hopping to see your breakdown.

Thanks in advance.
Title: Re: AfterEffects Compositing - Tracking Elements
Post by: FaragoDesign on November 06, 2014, 05:00:50 am
Apologies for not posting - turned out to be a dead end for us. Never got it to match perfectly. Keyshot animation approach is great for CAD but not particularly well suited for animation workflow - We got much better results using Element 3D directly in AfterEffects - faster, simpler.