Category Archives: Text

FREE Template Project: Movie Magic

A template project I’ve been working on with 3D text and cool light-based transitions. Has a bit of a movie theater messaging vibe (like “please turn your cell phones off” and “Buy Popcorn”), or maybe a futuristic holiday feel. Uses Trapcode Form, Knoll Light Factory and Magic Bullet Looks.… Read more...

RGTV Ep. 39: Creating a 1980’s Retro Video Game Look

In this episode of Red Giant TV, Aharon Rabinowitz walks you through the process of creating the look of a vector style arcade game from the early 1980’s. He’ll use PlaneSpace, Particular, & Text Anarchy, as well as expressions and other techniques.… Read more...

Intro to Holomatrix, Pt. 2: Corner Pinning and 3D

In this tutorial, Aharon Rabinowitz talks about perspective corner pinning and 3D with Red Giant Software’s Holomatrix – A set of tools he and Dan Ebberts created together, for Adobe After Effects. The software creates the look of Holographic Imagery, Digital Signage, Bad TV and Ghostly Apparitions.… Read more...

RGTV Ep. 26: Score! Working with Numeric Text

In this episode of Red Giant TV, Aharon Rabinowitz gives you some cool tips for working with numeric text, for things like video game scores and other digital readouts. No 3rd Party Plug-ins are used in this tutorial – Just straight After Effects.… Read more...

RGTV Ep. 23: Peel-Away Vortex Transition

In this episode of Red Giant TV, Aharon Rabinowitz shows you how to create an insanely cool transition for text and other elements. This tutorial builds on RGTV Episode 21, where Aharon covered a text-to-sand transition, so make sure to check it out.… Read more...