Archive for March, 2009

My Favorite YouTube Video

Monday, March 16th, 2009

Probably not what you expected.

It’s all about the nod at the end. You can tell he was into it.

Why reading the instructions helps

Sunday, March 15th, 2009

I just spent 3 days working on a broken RIB file exported out of Maya for rendering and shading. Turns out….we don’t have to turn in the RIB file…probably for this exact reason.

Controlling After Effects Expressions

Monday, March 9th, 2009

So lets say you want to write an expression in After Effects that maybe….randomizes an exposure effect……but you only want it to happen for a certain duration. Whatth’eckdoyado?
if (time >= key(1).time&& time<=key(2).time) {
} else{
Put that expression in, and set two keyframes for the variable it is controlling, and bingo bango - you’ve got an expression [...]