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How to import a 3D file into AE

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Mar 05, 2018

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I don't normally work with 3D files. Is there a way to take a 3D object and import it into After Effects and still be able to move it around in 3d?

Currently working with After Effects CC 2018.

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That would be Cinema 4D Lite/ Cineware that comes with Ae or third-party plug-ins like Elment 3D.

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How to import a 3D file into AE

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I don't normally work with 3D files. Is there a way to take a 3D object and import it into After Effects and still be able to move it around in 3d?

Currently working with After Effects CC 2018.

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That would be Cinema 4D Lite/ Cineware that comes with Ae or third-party plug-ins like Elment 3D.

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That would be Cinema 4D Lite/ Cineware that comes with Ae or third-party plug-ins like Elment 3D.

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thanks, I'm gunna look up how to use that then.

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Apr 26, 2018

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Hi there..

So, what if I wanted to inport a 3ds max file?

Cheers!

Brent

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Apr 26, 2018

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you will have to export your max files into formats (fbx, obj, etc)

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how can import a mixamo file in aftereffect ??

from https://www.mixamo.com/#/

i want use this animation in aftereffect 

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Apr 26, 2018

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I tried again, and I think I must be missing something.. I exported my Text as .fbx, then went file import, and my dfbx file is grayed out..not selectable..

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I,Do I need to buy Video Copilot Element 3d just to do this? Thats Crazy!

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may i please see your screenshot of 3ds max please

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