Unit 06 - 3D, Cameras, Lights Cont...

Unit Objectives


Depth of Field

F-stop 2.8 has shallower depth of field than 5.6.

Depth of Field tied to a Null Objecct

Layer > Camera > Link Focus Distance to Layer

You can also link thinks such as Point of Interest to the Postion of a Null object.

  1. Create a Camera and a Null Object
  2. Set the Nulll layer to 3D
  3. Alt Click on the keyframe for Point of Interest
  4. Use the pick whip to link the POI to the Position atrribute of the Null object


Mid-term project — discussion of work in progress

2012 After Effects Demo Reel

NY Times Demo Reel




Work on midterm.