O'Reilly logo

Cinema 4D Beginner's Guide by Jen Rizzo

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Time for action – compositing with Adobe After Effects

Before you get started in After Effects, you will most likely need to install a plugin by performing the following steps:

  1. On a PC, this file is named CINEMA4DAE.aex; on a Mac it will be called C4D.plugin. You can search your hard drive for these files, or navigate to the Exchange Plugins folder in the Cinema 4D directory. If for some reason you do not find this file on your hard drive, it can be found on Maxon's website at http://www.maxon.net/downloads/updates/plugins.html.
    Time for action – compositing with Adobe After Effects

    Copy this plugin into the After Effects plugin directory:

  2. Within Cinema, re-save your .aec file so that it has the most ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required