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Emanuel CohenConnecting dots
by on Jun 14, 2010 at 10:20:12 pm


Let's say I have 10 to 15 dots tracking various points in a video. I want to have lines/strokes connecting these dots together, and keeping them connected following their movements...

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Emanuel CohenRe: Connecting dots
by on Jun 15, 2010 at 3:00:51 am

as seen in this clip at 45sec, and in the thumbnail..

thanks anyone :)

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adam taylorRe: Connecting dots
by on Jun 15, 2010 at 11:40:55 am

i've not tried it as i'm not infront of AE right now, but i would try the Beam effect, and for each end point of the beam, i would use the expression pickwhip to connect to the position values of a track point.


Adam Taylor
Video Editor/Audio Mixer/ Compositor/Motion GFX/Barista
Character Options Ltd
Oldham, UK

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