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Designing and Compositing a Targeting HUD

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Learn how to design and composite a combat Heads-Up-Display (HUD) with an automated tracking system using real ground targets in After Effects...
After Effects 7 Pro
Useful things
Video-/Tutorials

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Learn how to design and composite a combat Heads-Up-Display (HUD) with an automated tracking system using real ground targets in After Effects. Take a pre-tracked background plate and feed various target data into the on screen graphics, based on distance to camera expressions. Design and build various animated and static elements including random number generation and meter movement...

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(Min. Version: After Effects 7 Pro, Category: Useful things, Type: Video-/Tutorials)
posted by Dave Scotland on Apr 30, 2010

 

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