HOW TO ADD 3D VFX TO YOUR MOVIES! (After Effects + Element 3D Tutorial)

In 7 SIMPLE STEPS this beginner / intermediate level tutorial will give you the techniques and knowledge needed to add full 3D elements to you movies! We teach you how to tracked camera footage in Adobe After Effects, then add, light and composite an model with the Element 3D plugin from

We breakdown the VFX process of placing a Star Wars X-Wing from our video “Kid Jedi” into our fully moving scene. There’s a great texture and lighting technique section so you know how exactly we made our digital magic happen!

Longer tutorial coming soon! Click here to get notified:

Get the Free X-Wing FX Pack here:

Get the Element 3D plug-in here:

X-Wing Model by Stym on Sketchfab

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