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Matthew WatsonAfter Effects Zipper Effect
by on Oct 28, 2012 at 9:50:01 pm

Hi i was wondering if anyone could help me figure out how to do the zipper effect used in this vido for a project i am working on.

Thanks in advance,

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Walter SoykaRe: After Effects Zipper Effect
by on Oct 29, 2012 at 1:15:37 am

You might coax a zipper effect out of Card Dance [link] or Displacement Map [link]

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Matthew WatsonRe: After Effects Zipper Effect
by on Oct 29, 2012 at 7:34:20 pm

Hi thanks for the response, i cant seem to figure our how to use the card dance to recreate the effect im looking for maybe its just to advance for me.

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Roland R. KahlenbergRe: After Effects Zipper Effect
by on Oct 30, 2012 at 9:21:49 am

Here's a CS6 AEP that includes one comp for each of the three Zipper effects I've included. The comp that's closest to what you want is the one named, ZipperFX03 - Final Comp.

This comp includes a Controller Layer where the effect is controlled from. All you really need to do, to animate the relevant properties should be done here.

Once you're comfortable with the mechanics, I'm hopeful that you'll try recreating the effect on your own.


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