v4.3 Boomer Labs MAX2AE
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MAX2AE is a full-featured plug-in for 3ds MAX (2015 to 2023) that bridges the gap between MAX and After Effects (6.5, 7.0, CS2/3/4/5/6, CC). MAX2AE integrates After Effects elements into your MAX renders, matching all aspects and parameters of Max cameras, lights and objects. It is easy, accurate, and highly efficient too.
Every property of a MAX camera, object and light can be translated into AE. Far more than just camera matching; MAX2AE offers object to layer animation matching, MAX light to AE light animation matching and handles all resolutions, pixel aspects and frame rates.
MAX2AE incorporates the ability to create ‘helper planes’ in MAX which represent your AE layer or comp. These ‘helpers’ provide a highly accurate way to envision the AE layer relevant to your MAX scene. These ‘helpers’ can be animated just like any other MAX object, then used to output keyframe data to AE layers for a perfect match! Even allowing them to be rendered from MAX for the purpose of generating track mattes for object/AE layer occlusion!
Explore for yourself the benefits of having seemlessly matched animated Cameras, Objects and Lights with MAX2AE!
3ds MAX (2015 to 2023)
After Effects (6.5, 7.0, CS2/3/4/5/6, CC)
- 3ds MAX 2022 Support
- Adds Max2020 support
- Scene Scale Improvements
- Adds MAX2018 support
- 3ds max 2015 support
- CC 2014 support
- Improved Layer Matching Accuracy
- Additional Display Options
Work Flow Improvements
- Ability to export Particles as layers, nulls or lights
- SpaceWarp support
- Automatic scene scaling
- Support for 23.976 fps HD drop frame format
User Interface Changes
- Layer selection possible using orientation arrow
- Actual Frame rate shown in dialogs
- 3ds max 2009 (w32 and x64) support
- Improved memory management
- Various UI and documentation improvements