Category Archives: Effects

Whats New in Universe Holomatrix 1.1 & EZ

Universe Holomatrix gives your text, footage, HUD elements and logos the look and distortion of a sci-fi hologram digital display, and more. A major upgrade from the original Effects Suite Holomatrix, this version is built for speed and is full of new features.… Read more...

Getting Started with Universe Holomatrix

In this video, Aharon Rabinowitz walks you through Red Giant Universe Holomatrix, a plug-in he designed with Dan Ebberts.

Universe Holomatrix gives your text, footage, HUD elements and logos the look and distortion of a sci-fi hologram digital display, and more.… Read more...

Red Giant TV Episode 89 – Tempo: Up in Flames – Realistic and Slow Motion Fire Effects

In this episode of Red Giant TV, Aharon Rabinowitz walks you through the workflow used to create realistic fire for our film Tempo. He'll be using a combination of real fire footage, Trapcode Particular, and some 3rd Party plug-ins.

Note from Aharon: One thing I did not mention – the particles' life is set to 3 seconds, by default.

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Episode 84: Trapcode Mir – Amplitude Mapping

In this episode of Red Giant TV, Aharon Rabinowitz shows you how to take Trapcode Mir in a whole new direction using Amplitude Layers. You'll learn to create looping animation, cityscapes, audio-triggered displacement and more.

Here are the final results:

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Episode 79: Soylent Screen – The Secret Ingredients for a Filmed Computer Screen Look

In this Episode of Red Giant TV, Aharon Rabinowitz shows you how to create the look of a filmed computer screen (what it looks like when you film it with a handheld camera) using After Effects and elements created with screen capture software.… Read more...