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The After Effects Illusionist, 2nd Edition by Chad Perkins

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21The Cycore Effects

Ah, the Cycore effects. I love these things. I believe it was back in After Effects CS3, this collection of third-party effects started being included with After Effects as a free bonus. It’s a collection of over SEVENTY (!) effects that are a great addition to the native After Effects effects.

Which Effects are Cycore Effects?

fig00925.jpg You can tell that an effect is part of the Cycore collection if it has a “CC” in front of its name (e.g., CC Snowfall, CC Radial Fast Blur, etc.). Because the Cycore effects are spread through all of the After Effects effects categories, the best way to see them all at once is to do a search for “cc” ...

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