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Compatibility

Operating Systems LaForge is compatible with Windows 10+ and MacOS.  Windows 10+ MacOS X 12.0.0+ (Monterey) Software Requirements To run LaForge, you will also need: The ProductionCrate Manager, to verify your account status. Download here. Adobe After Effects 2020+ Hardware Requirements LaForge is a GPU-accelerated tool, and its speed is influenced by your hardware. LaForge […]

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VFX Artists: Self Teach or Online Education?

We have half a dozen VFX artists working at ProductionCrate, with our education ranging from completely self-taught to entirely curriculum based. For new and prospective VFX artists, there eventually comes a time in your educational journey to choose between taking online classes, or to be entirely self-taught. Our artists are very familiar with this fork […]

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Installation

Download To run LaForge, you will need: Adobe After Effects ProductionCrate desktop app (download here) LaForge Installer (download here) Login Manager Install the ProductionCrate Login Manager on your desktop or Mac device. This is our tool that allows you to activate and access ProductionCrate’s extensive range of plugins, scripts and tools from a single location. […]

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Create Fog for CGI Renders in After Effects!

Fog and atmosphere always look awesome, but rendering them is still a pain. Noise, trouble with lights and lack of control (and of course slow rendering speeds) make us dread rendering fog scenes. Our approach is to add fog in post-production as often as possible using a depth pass. This trick is cheap and easy! […]

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Download Crate’s Face Relighter for After Effects

Download Crate’s Face Relighter for Pro users here Windows Compatible Only When compositing VFX into live-action footage, one thing is absolutely essential to get right – lighting. This is the most powerful and crucial aspect of blending visual effects into video. When done correctly, replicating the real-world behaviour of light helps convince your viewers that what […]