New/Update: Adobe Creative Cloud October Updates are Available and Here’s What’s New!

New/Update: Adobe Creative Cloud October Updates are Available and Here’s What’s New!

The Adobe video and audio tools updates are now available to download. New tools include AI-powered Adobe Sensei, tools to help character animators work between After Effects and Character Animator, and a new tool called Premiere Rush CC.

i   There are so many new updates in this release, this is just a quick overview. Please see the links below the product for more in-depth information.

This page was updated on 17 October 2018 with information and a video about what's new in Mocha AE CC.

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Adobe Premiere Rush CC

Adobe Premiere Rush CC is a new editing app that is cross-device so you can work on the road or wherever you are. Files created in Premiere Rush can be opened in Premiere Pro.

Introducing Rush with Jason Vong & Vivienne Lee | Adobe MAX 2018

Adobe Premiere Rush Review from imagingsource – October 2018 Release

Here's a nice overview which is not from Adobe.

Adobe Sensei

Sensei was first introduced as Project Puppetron and is included in Adobe Character Animator CC as Characterizer. It gives all sorts of cool AI capabilities to help with workflow and performance.

Sensei technology also brings an Auto Lip Sync tool to Animate CC for creating speech animation.

Another new feature that Sensei brings to Creative Cloud is Intelligent Audio Clean up in Premiere Pro and Audition, developed for easily reducing noise and reverb with sliders in the Essential Sound panel.

Get to Know Adobe Sensei

Adobe Creative Cloud for Teams & Businesses - All AppsAdobe Creative Cloud for Teams & Businesses – All Apps

Help your creative team reach their zenith with Adobe Creative Cloud for teams.

The Creative Cloud features everything for every member or your team needs to create astounding work, whether they're a motion designer, illustrator, photographer, or graphic artist. The collaboration tools allow your team to work together, as well as store, share, and sync assets securely, no matter where they are.

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Adobe After Effects CC (16.0)

The October 2018 release of After Effects CC (version 16.0) rolls out exciting new features for visual effects artists, graphics editors, and animators. Read on for a quick introduction to these features and links to resources offering more information.

There are new Mesh Sculpting Tools such as Advanced Puppet for animating.

New Depth Passes for positioning 3D objects.

Expressions improvements make working with expressions easier and faster.

Motion Graphics templates enhancements with new authoring capabilities.

There are many new integration tools for After Effects:

  • Animate CC to After Effects: bring your Animate CC projects into After Effects for improvements.
  • Adobe XD to After Effects: Allows you to bring your Adobe XD projects into After Effects

This is the tip of the iceberg. Read more on the highlights for Adobe After Effects CC.

What's new in Mocha AE CC

Adobe launched After Effects 2019 (October 2018 release) yesterday with a new and improved version of Mocha AE CC (Mocha for After Effects). In this useful tutorial, VFX artist Florian Füger walks you through the changes in the bundled Mocha AE:

  • Mocha AE is now a plug-in
  • New workspaces with Mocha Essentials interface
  • GPU-accelerated planar tracking for faster speeds
  • Retina/High DPI monitor resolution support
  • New geometric spline shapes
  • Improved tracking & masking data workflows

Mocha Essentials interface

Adobe Character Animator CC

Animate CC and Character Animator CC: Bring EPS and SVG graphics into Character Animator. Export SVG images from Animate CC. Work between the two programs more easily.

Adobe After EffectsAdobe After Effects CC for Teams & Businesses

Make a big scene bigger.

Create cinematic movie titles, intros, and transitions. Start a fire or make it rain. Animate a logo or a character. With After Effects CC, the industry-standard animation and creative compositing app, you can take any idea and make it move.

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Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2018 13.0 

Selective Color Grading

  • Selective Color Grading tools for more precise, faster, and easier color grading.
  • Create and edit multiple Lumetri color effects
  • New Display Color Management for correctly displaying your colors onscreen while working in Premiere Pro. (Note, you need to have a powerful enough GPU to take advantage of this feature.)

They've also included a new End-to-end workflow for 180 VR support that covers all aspects of the workflow from ingest, editing, and visual effects. This is for both mono and stereoscopic 180 content, spatial markers for immersive media, and a new Theater Mode. 

Edit Premiere Rush files in Premiere Pro

Intelligent audio cleanup Adobe Sensei adds Intelligent Audio Clean up to Premiere Pro and Audition for reducing noise and reverb with sliders in the Essential Sound panel.

See Premiere Pro 13.0 Released Today on Adobe Blogs

Premiere Pro CC 13 System Requirements

Adobe Premiere Pro CC for Teams & BusinessesAdobe Premiere Pro CC for Teams & Businesses

Bring your next big thing to screens everywhere.

Turn raw footage into flawless productions with Premiere Pro CC, the industry-leading video editing software. Whether you're just starting out or a seasoned pro, you can edit, adjust color, refine audio, and more — all in one seamless, integrated workflow.

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Adobe Animate CC for Teams and Businesses CC (v19)

The October 2018 release of Animate CC (version 19.0) rolls out exciting new features for character animators, game designers, advertisement developers, animators, and educational content creators. Read on for a quick introduction to these features and links to resources offering more information.

  • Auto Lip Sync – Powered by Adobe Sensei
  • VR Authoring And Publishing (Beta)
  • Asset Sculpting For Vector And Raster Content
  • And much more!

Adobe Animate CCAdobe Animate CC for Teams and Businesses

A new age for animation

Design interactive vector animations for games, apps, and the web. Bring cartoons and banner ads to life. And add action to tutorials and infographics. With Animate CC, you can quickly publish to multiple platforms and reach viewers on desktop, mobile, and TV.

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Posted by Michele Yamazaki