View Full Version : convert align to text to animation AE can use
01-11-2005, 02:49 PM
Hey whats up. I got a quick question. It should be simple. Basically I have a camera that is being animated via align to spline expression, but this scenario doesn't create key frames for the camera when I multipass it out to After Effects. As a result I can't use expressions to match the camera movement on 3d layers. I know that I did this before, but for the life of me I can't seem to remember it now? The grasshopper needs guidance.
01-11-2005, 02:53 PM
didn't know that, thanks for letting me know!! i am just starting a project where this is essential! curious for answers.
01-11-2005, 03:27 PM
are you creating an ".aec" project file on the save tab, and then importing the whole with this file?
I'm pretty sure you should get keyframes - I'm pretty sure I get them (though I've never use them for expressions).
01-11-2005, 03:37 PM
yes I am saving a .aec file and technically there is only 1 key frame at frame 1 and that is it.
01-11-2005, 03:40 PM
Bake the camera animation before you save the AE file and you'll be good to go.
01-20-2006, 09:00 AM
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