Charts and Graphs in private beta!

By Mikey Borup / May 8, 2014 / After Effects Examples, Cinema Spice News / No Comments

A new Cinema Spice exclusive, Charts & Graphs for After Effects is now in private beta. This is a bundle of 5 custom AE effects that make it super simple to create charts and graphs. Check out the preview video to see 4 of them. The video covers Pie Charts, Tables, Bar Graphs and Venn […]

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Tracking UI elements to Stock Footage in After Effects

By Aaron / May 6, 2014 / After Effects Tutorial / No Comments

Motion Tracking can be a tricky beast to master but if mastered can lead to some spectacular effects. One of the most common effects used with tracking is creating user interface (or UI) elements. Most of the times people like to create UI like Iron Man. If you want to learn how to create UI [&he...

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How to Make Long Shadows in After Effects

By Aaron / May 4, 2014 / After Effects Tutorial / No Comments

[vc_row][vc_column width=”3/4″][vc_column_text]A current trend in design right now is long shadows. If you haven’t seen long shadows take a look at some examples on the side. The main thing about this trend though is that a lot of people have made tutorials on how to make long s...

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A Quick & Dirty After Effects Kinetic Typography Tutorial

Most of the time you want your projects to look their very best, going a frame at a time and scanning the whole screen to make sure everything looks perfect. When people rush you to get it done it only makes things worse because you don’t want to compromise quality for anything. Other times – [&h...

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How to Make a Cloning GIF – My friend Asked Me to Walk Down the Stairs While he Filmed Me

By Aaron / May 2, 2014 / After Effects Tutorial / No Comments

[vc_row][vc_column width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]When we aren’t working on new spices in the kitchen Mikey and I spend our time doing very productive things with our lives, like creating a looping GIF of clones of me walking down the stairs. Now if you spend the majority of your w...

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Cinema Spice Website Status

By Aaron / May 2, 2014 / Cinema Spice News / No Comments

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][bar color=”Accent-Color” title=”Website Status ” percent=”70″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]As you can see in the graph above we are 70% done with the website. What do...

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How to Create a Double Exposure Like in the “True Detective” Titles

By Aaron / May 2, 2014 / After Effects Tutorial / No Comments

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_column_text]Double exposure is a pretty cool thing to do if done right. If done wrong it looks pretty terrible and makes you second guess the editor’s capability and life choices. So in order to prevent people from questioning both your capabil...

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