Distorting in After Effects is usually a brute force affair. Not anymore. BAO Layer Sculptor allows you to draw masks exactly where you need them, then simply animate them to warp the layer with perfect precision. Welcome to tailored distortion!
Warp any layer
Use as many masks as necessary to control the distortion
“In-betweener” tool to automatically create in-between masks to fine-tune distortions
Time selection parameter to easily create moving morphs!
Mesh definition and sub-sampling for complete quality control
Super fast rendering
Fully native plugin
CC 2019, CC 2018, CC 2017, CC 2015.3, CC 2015, CC 2014, CC, CS6
1.1.7 (Current version) – Oct 25, 2019
Fixed a notarization issue (Mac only), updated licensing code and added 16bits support (both Mac and Windows).
1.1.5 – Jun 26, 2019
Updated licensing code.
1.1.4 – Feb 23, 2019
Fixed an OpenGL texture size issue.
v1.1.3 – Oct 22, 2018
Fixed a layer resizing issue.
v1.1.2 – Sep 19, 2018
Fixed a mask parameter issue.
v1.1.1 – Aug 10, 2018
Fixed a transparency issue.
v1.1.0 – Mar 21, 2018
New Feature: Reference masks.
For each mask, you can now choose to base the distortion on selection time or a reference mask.
You can then distort from one moving mask to another.
Ideal to work with videos and tracked masks! Video Sculpting!
Watch the new feature tutorial here: https://youtu.be/VY8Nk0KjDc0