HELP/AE PIXEL SORTER
How to Install and Register
- Install the plugin by copying it in the Plug-ins folder of After Effects.
Copy AEPixelSorter2.aex to:
C:\Program Files\Adobe\Adobe After Effects 2020\Support Files\Plug-ins/
Copy AEPixelSorter2.plugin to:
/Applications/Adobe After Effects 2020/Plug-ins/
- Open After Effects. You will find the plugins in the Gabgren 2000 Effects Category.
- Next to the effect's name, you will find a Register button which will allow you to paster your license code.
You can find your license code on your account page on aescripts.com
Zooms in the source image. Can be useful for animating abstract backgrounds.
Decreases the resolution of the source image. Can be useful to create a 8-bit or retro look, or to speed up processing for previewing.
Choose to work in the highlights or shadows.
Works in conjunction with the Threshold param. Defines when the sorting will start by analyzing the selected channel.
Works in conjunction with the Trigger param. Defines the channel’s breakpoint where the pixel sort will start.
Assuming we are triggered by Luma values, the pixel sorting will stop whenever the luma value of the row exceeds 0.5
Instead of re-arranging the pixels from left to right, it will do the same from right to left.
Clips the length of each sorted lines according to their maximum length. Useful for animation.
Offset & Random Offset
Offsets the beginning of the sorted line. Useful for animation.
Offset Random will increase randomness of the Offset value.
You can output something else out from the algorithm. Helpful for compositing.
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