Custom Animated 3d

Element 3D is a third-party After Effects plugin developed by Video Copilot. It is a 64-bit plugin that runs in both Windows and MacOS. It is used for importing/creating 3d things and for particle making. It is mostly utilized for motion style and visual effects. Element is capable of stimulating and rendering. It utilizes OpenGL to create images more quickly than CPU rendering is currently efficient in. The plugin features physically based shaders, texture mapping, lighting, stimulating and 3D compositing tools. There are constraints to rendering in OpenGL compared to raytraced rendering, many workarounds are possible to assist yield highly photorealistic outcomes, especially if the workstation is geared up with a high end video card. Element 3d is more minimal in its ability to generate scenes from scratch than a full highlighted 3d program such as Cinema 4d. However, expert outcomes, particularly with simple scenes such as logo design fly-ins and animated typography can be achieved in a relatively short time. Just like any 3d program, Element 3d has a learning curve. While basic principles are simple to achieve, photorealism needs perseverance, practice, experimentation, and a compatible OpenGL video card with a minimum of 2 GB of VRAM.


The plugin features physically based shaders, texture mapping, lighting, animating and 3D compositing tools. Element 3d is more restricted in its capability to generate scenes from scratch than a complete featured 3d program such as Cinema 4d. As with any 3d program, Element 3d has a learning curve.

Custom Video Copilot

Element 3D is a third-party After Effects plugin developed by Video Copilot. It is a 64-bit plugin that runs in both Windows and MacOS. It is used for importing/creating 3d things and for particle making. It is mostly utilized for motion style and visual effects. Element is capable of stimulating and re...