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Introducing… Adobe PatchPanel!

Adobe PatchPanel, the two Flex libraries for creating Flash Plug-ins that automate and extend the capabilities of Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign CS3 + CS4 applications, is now live on Adobe Labs! [If you prefer to automate and extend these CS applications from your own Adobe AIR application, refer to the Flex libraries called Adobe SwitchBoard.] PatchPanel […]

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2 Interviews: The guys behind ExtendScript ToolKit, SwitchBoard + PatchPanel

Automation + Expanding our Creative Capabilities In 1994 I remember the first time I came across the need to automate my creative workflow. I was freelancing as a visual effects artist working on a commercial and we needed to do some complicated compositing that required creating traveling mattes and manually de- and re-interlacing the footage in order […]

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The making of “The Enraptured Cranberry Jellyfish from Tokyo”

This video includes a behind the scenes view of what went into the creation of the animation “The Enraptured Cranberry Jellyfish from Tokyo” (http://www.vimeo.com/1864895). Not included in this video is the Audio amplitude analysis which was done in After Effects via a SWF Palette, exported and applied to the camera, particles and jellyfish via code […]

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Introducing… The Enraptured Cranberry Jellyfish from Tokyo

This animation was shown in public for the first time at Flash on the Beach. Although I was only there for the first day, FOTB again set the highest standard of excellence when it comes to creative conferences and I sincerely appreciate all of the support from John and everyone at FOTB. I also appreciate […]

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