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Alan BalchResize photos into bounding box?
by on Oct 14, 2016 at 3:18:24 pm

I'm going to display my extreme ignorance of AE here and ask this question. I'm inserting about 50 photos into a project and I need them to fit into the bounding box, see attached image.

So my question is number one, how to do this in AE, and number two, if there is a way to resize all of them to my bounding box at the same time.

Thanks for your help!!

Alan Balch
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Videographer/Carle Foundation Hosptial

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Dave LaRondeRe: Resize photos into bounding box?
by on Oct 14, 2016 at 3:58:19 pm

Here's an easy way -- make a comp in the precise dimensions of the bounding box. Add your stills to this comp. Scale & position the layers to taste.

The trick: the timing. I presume these pictures would change over time. If it's at regular intervals, Sequence Layers is very handy. You can even specify if you want cuts or dissolves.

Dave LaRonde
Promotion Producer
KGAN (CBS) & KFXA (Fox) Cedar Rapids, IA

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