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Download Adobe After Effects CC 2021 17.6.0.46

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What's new in this version:

Adobe After Effects CC 2021 17.6.0.46
3D Scene Navigation:
- Fixed an issue that caused the mouse cursor to change to the camera tool instead of zoom out when holding the option key with zoom tool is selected
- Fixed an issue that caused incorrect camera manipulation point for overlapping layers in Z-axis
- Fixed an issue that caused an error when panning in the same position as POI

3D Transform Gizmo:
- Fixed an issue that prevented using gizmo with scale zero
- Fixed an issue that caused the scale readout UI to overlap when scaling down
- Fixed an issue that caused a layer to tilt in the wrong plane if pressing shift while dragging rotation handle on reoriented layer
- Fixed an issue that caused light and camera gizmo components to render overlapped

Other bug fixes:
- Fixed an issue with Color Management that caused ‘Use Display Color Management’ to not be enabled by default when setting project working space
- Fixed an issue that could cause a crash when using Key Cleaner with HDR footage
- Fixed an issue that could cause an expression to be replaced instead of appending when using expression or property pick-whip
- Fixed an issue with Roto Brush that caused incorrect propagation cached markings to show up when switching layers in the Layer panel
- Fixed an issue that caused longer load times for projects with compositions that have more than a hundred layers
- Fixed an issue that caused the Roto Brush modified span bar duration to reset when adding a stroke
- Fixed an issue that caused drag operations such as moving panels within a workspace or repositioning guide lines to not work properly on Mac, after changing the display resolution in System Preferences
- Fixed an issue with Essential properties that caused an error when duplicating a master property group in the timeline
- Fixed an issue with Essential properties that caused a master property name to increment when duplicating it
- Fixed an issue that caused the app window to open larger than the monitors screen size if the ‘ModifiedWorkspaces’ folder was deleted
- Fixed an issue that caused a panel to not show at the correct height when undocking it from a stacked panel group
- Fixed an issue that caused a panels snap points to be incorrect when display scale was greater than 100%
- Fixed an issue that caused the bounding box handles for selected shape groups, paragraph text, and motion tracker points to not draw at the correct size when the monitor resolution is scaled
- Fixed an issue that caused snapping to be not accurate when using the graph editor
- Fixed an issue that caused adjacent Bezier keyframes with zero velocity and same values to not cache properly
- Fixed an issue that caused the app to crash when using Boris Reactor plugin with a no audio footage
- Fixed an issue that caused scripting of Render Queue crop attributes to swap right and bottom values
- Fixed an issue that caused dragging the current-time indicator (CTI) to leave black trails at certain display scales


Adobe After Effects CC 2020 17.5.1.47
3D Transform Gizmo:
- Fixed an issue that caused the camera and light wireframes and position paths to draw incorrectly for some view angles
- Fixed an issue that caused the 3D Transform Gizmo to disappear when using the rotate tool
- Fixed an issue that caused an error when using large layer scale value with Rotation Gizmo
- Fixed an issue that caused a crash when setting X-scale to zero
- Fixed an issue that caused the UI element of Rotate Gizmo to draw when layer is out of view
- Fixed an issue that caused drawing problems in comp panel when using a Custom View
- Fixed an issue that caused the Gizmo size to be relatively large or small depending on the size of the comp
- Fixed an issue where the wrong rotation values could be shown when using View Axis modes
- Fixed an issue that caused the Z-scale to not work when using the transform gizmo in some cases
- Fixed an issue that caused the UI showing how far you have moved an element to overlap with other UI elements unexpectedly

3D Scene Navigation:
- Fixed an issue that caused all the camera keyframes to be removed when resetting camera
- Fixed an issue that caused an error when dollying camera in same position as POI
- Fixed an issue that prevented using Option/Alt key as tool modifier key on 2D layer in a 3D comp
- Fixed an issue that prevented keyboard shortcut Alt/Option to not engage wireframes interactions in 2D comps

Other bug fixes:
- Fixed an issue that caused AE to crash when creating a new layer viewer while paint tool is selected
- Fixed an issue that caused AE to freeze when moving the cursor over a footage panel with pen tool selected
- Fixed an issue that caused the Linear color key controls to disappear when using the effects own color picker in the comp panel
- Fixed an issue that caused a black dialog window to pop up in case of a mismatch between Operating Systems locale and CCD installer app language
- Fixed an issue that caused QuickTime DNxHR files generated via Avid Media Composer's Universal Media Engine to import as audio-only
- Fixed an issue that caused all-black frames when exporting a comp to QuickTime with the Avid DNxHR 444 codec with an alpha channel
- Fixed an issue that caused import to fail for Quick Time ProRes files
- Fixed an issue that caused garbage pixels when exporting a comp to QuickTime DNxHR 444 with uncompressed alpha
- Fixed an issue that caused Content Aware Fill PNG export files to be large
- Fixed an issue with Essential Graphics Panel that caused a crash when closing the Edit Properties dialog
- Fixed an issue that caused the render to fail when running aerender from CMD
- Fixed an issue that caused AERenderCore to not terminate when quitting the app in some cases
- Fixed an issue that caused memory error when rendering AI files in “More Accurate” mode
- Fixed an issue that caused AMD integrated GPUs to not be used for effect rendering in higher resolution comps


Adobe After Effects CC 2020 17.5.0.40
- Fixed an issue where After Effects would frequently crash during playback or while idle in the background
- Fixed an issue that caused a crash when changing a drop-down list value in the Essential Graphics panel
- Fixed an issue where After Effects could hang when reading from the disk cache while in low memory situations
- Fixed an issue that caused a crash when trying to use hotkeys and shortcuts before creating a composition
- Fixed an issue that caused a crash when switching between layer and comp viewer while ‘Content Aware Fill’ was generating Fill Layer
- Fixed an issue with motion graphic texts that caused incorrect rendering for South Asian Languages
- Fixed an issue that caused Adobe Media Encoder to hang when trying to render comps from After Effects
- Fixed several caching related issues that caused cache markings to not update or even purge in some situations
- The tool tip no longer flickers when you hold the cursor over the time ruler in the Timeline panel
- Master Properties again retain their custom names when viewed in the Timeline


Adobe After Effects CC 2020 17.1.4.37
- The Create Shapes from Vector Layer command is now disabled for Illustrator layers if the source file is missing
- Bug fixes for the Median effect when rendering transparent pixels: alpha channel edges render correctly in 32-bpc color, and layers that are completely transparent no longer return an error message, “Photoshop Library operation failed”
- Fixed an issue where using shape stroke taper was generating a spike at start and end points
- Fixed an issue with Master Properties that was causing the push and pull buttons to be grayed out after keyframe interpolation changes
- Fixed an issue where adding dropdown menu items to existing Motion Graphics templates and replacing in Premiere was resetting previous selections
- Fixed an issue in Echo effect, where it could produce garbage pixels in output


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Adobe After Effects CC 2019 16.1.3
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Adobe After Effects CC 2019 16.1.2
- The 16.1.2 update for After Effects provides fix for a host of issues, including general stability, expressions, and crash issues


Adobe After Effects CC 2019 16.1
Repair videos when you remove unwanted objects from your video with the Content-aware fill tool:
- Remove unwanted objects from footage, such as boom mics, distracting signs, and people. Powered by Adobe Sensei, Content Aware Fill for video - makes it easier to cleanly remove unwanted elements, saving hours that used to be spent erasing or replacing objects, sometimes frame by frame.

Expression Editor Improvements:
- The expression editor field in the Timeline panel now provides a full code editor interface. Navigate expressions visually with line numbers, matching brace highlighting and code folding. Customize your coding environment with syntax highlighting themes. Identify and fix problems with - in-line error messages and matching brace highlighting.

Performance improvements:
- Preview your work quickly with hardware-accelerated previews using Metal, OpenCL and CUDA. Experience faster rendering times when applying GPU - effects such as Roughen Edges. When working with Team Projects, work faster when using multiple assets between team members.

Save Guides to share with editors:
- You can now load and save guide setups for reuse in new projects and share with Premiere Pro editors who need it to set parameters for their - sequence.

Adobe fonts automatic sync:
- When you open a project in After Effects that contains a missing font, if the font is available from Adobe Fonts as part of your Creative Cloud - subscription, Creative Cloud will automatically sync the font.

Video and audio import support enhancements:
- After Effects introduces RED and Sony camera raw format support improvements, and Hardware-accelerated HEVC decoding improvement for improved - video and audio performance.

Preferences changes:
- After Effects introduces new Home screen and Home button preferences. The existing preferences related to scripting and expressions have been - moved from the General preferences pane to the new Scripting & Expressions panel.

Update Legacy Expressions script:
- A new script Update Legacy Expressions.jsx is installed with After Effects that analyzes all the legacy syntax in expressions and updates them to - be compatible with the new JavaScript expressions engine.

Frame Blending and Motion Blur composition switches automatically enable and disable:
- When you enable or disable frame blending or motion blur for a layer, After Effects automatically enables or disables them in the Timeline panel.

Scripting Changes:
- After Effects has added multiple scripting capabilities to the following features:
- Essential Graphics panel item names and count
- Guides and Rulers

Team Projects improvements:
- With better search navigation, and parity in Team Projects UI in After Effects and Premiere Pro, you can save time and get streamlined workflows - in Team Projects.

More features:
- Find information about other enhancements in this release such as the Edit Original command has been added to the Open sub-menu of the layer - context menu.


Adobe After Effects CC 2018 16.0.1
Apple ProRes export on Windows:
- Streamline video production and simplify output with new export presets for Apple ProRes, including ProRes 4444 and ProRes 422 formats, available on macOS and Windows 10.


Adobe After Effects CC 2018 16.0
Advanced puppet tools for mesh sculpting:
- New Advanced and Bend pins let you precisely twist, bend, curve, and scale animations.

Native 3D Depth passes:
- Generate a depth pass with the After Effects Classic 3D or INEMA 4D renderer. Composite objects quickly and easily in 3D space. Apply depth effects such as Depth of Field, Fog 3D, and Depth Matte so elements look natural or use depth data to simulate 3D looks.

Easier and faster expressions:
- A new JavaScript expression engine supercharges your animation workflow and processes expressions up to 6 times faster. Write expressions with a new editor that makes creating expressions more accessible.

Responsive Design — Time:
- Create motion graphics that can adapt to changes in length while preserving the integrity of protected keyframes. Export your designs as Motion Graphics templates for increased editorial flexibility.

Selective color grading with Lumetri Color:
- Take the guesswork out of curve adjustments with innovative new Lumetri Color tools for selective color correction. Each curve has two axes with paired values, making it easy to fine-tune colors accurately.

Display color management:
- Get accurate color representations and maintain color fidelity across your workflow, from After Effects to Premiere Pro and on rec709, rec202, and P3 displays.

Improved Motion Graphics templates file exchange with Premiere Pro:
- Access, modify, or replace CSV and TSV spreadsheet data in Premiere Pro to create dynamic, data-driven templates. Group controls so it’s easy to find editable properties in your Motion Graphics templates. Unlock font settings to let editors change fonts.

Native Mocha AE plug-in for After Effects:
- Get fast, accurate, precision planar tracking with the GPU-accelerated Mocha AE plug-in. It’s updated with a simplified interface, includes retina/high DPI support, and works natively inside After Effects.

Create in VR 180, preview in headset:
- Jump into immersive video with support for 180 VR. Add VR effects and work with 180 and 360 material interchangeably. Publish finished videos in the Google VR 180 format on YouTube or other platforms. A new Theater Mode option allows you to preview rectilinear content in a head-mounted display (HMD).

Performance and GPU optimizations:
- New GPU and performance-optimizing effects include Fill, Curves, Exposure, Noise, Tritone, Set Matte and Color Balance. The Wave Warp effect is now multithreaded and renders 2-3x faster by using multiple CPU cores. Experience faster H.264 and HEVC decoding on the latest macOS.

Master Properties refinements:
- Master Properties now enable more advanced workflows with support for Collapse Transformations, Time Remap, audio effects, motion blur, mask and shape path expressions, 3D cameras and lights.

Learn Panel:
- After Effects beginner? The new Learn panel introduces you to the Timeline and controls via interactive tutorials to start you creating your composition quickly.

Tighter integration with Animate and XD:
- Import Animate .fla files as layered compositions directly into After Effects. Send your XD designs to After Effects with high fidelity to add advanced animation or build them into your motion graphics projects.

Group invites for Team Projects:
- Invite groups and team members from your enterprise address book — without typing in addresses — for more efficient communications.

Format support improvements:
- Get better performance from Panasonic, RED, and Sony camera formats with the latest support.

Creative Cloud Library improvements:
- Drag and drop assets such as Illustrator or Photoshop files into your CC Libraries panel to quickly access your After Effects compositions. Share your Libraries and assets with team members or export and store them with your project.

And so much more:
- Also includes easier ways to find GPU-accelerated effects, install scripts, and quickly enable or disable expressions.

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