Converting 3D coordinates for 2D Effects for Adobe After Effects

Here’s a quick video showing you how to grab the position data from a 3D light or layer and link a 2D effect like a lens flare to that 3D object.

With thanks to Dan Ebberts:


Expression used:

thisComp.layer(“Light 1”).toComp([0,0,0]);

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Tutorials and videos, mainly After Effects, but with some 3D and puppetry stuff too.

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