Trapcode Suite by Red Giant v12.1.3
Trapcode Suite is an industry standard that provides you with 10 tools for broadcast-ready effects and creative 3D content. They put the power to create in your hands. Included is Particular 2, Trapcode Suite’s flagship product. It is a fast and effective custom 3D particle system with options for particle shading and movement in 3D space.
Paint Drips with Trapcode Particular + Free Preset
In this QuickTip, Harry Frank shows you how to create a spray paint effect with paint drips.
Red Giant QuickTip #4 - Adjustment Lights
In this QuickTip, Harry Frank shows you how to manage lights with Trapcode products: how to light 3D layers and exclude emitter lights from those same layers.
Red Giant QuickTip #33: Trapcode Particular Lightning Bolt
In this tutorial, Wes Ball (of OddBall Animation) shows you how to create a stylized lightning bolt effect (seen in the Lovett music video "Eye of the Storm") using Trapcode Particular and Trapcode 3D Stroke.
Transfering your After Effects CS5 plug-ins to After Effects CS5.5, Mac version
Michele Yamazaki of Toolfarm shows you a quick way to get your plug-ins moved to Adobe After Effects CS5.5 from CS5. It will take 5 minutes and will not require you to download new installers.
How to Transfer CS5 Plug-ins to CS5.5 in Windows
Learn how to transfer your After Effects and Premiere Pro plug-ins from CS5 to CS5.5 in Windows without having to re-install your plug-ins!