After Effects CINEMA 4D Tutorial

Using Z-Depth for Creative Transitions with Cinema 4D and After Effects

Joren Kandel at The Pixel Lab has a tutorial that shows how he animates the Z-Depth pass transition in After Effects. The effect creates a black and white image with color wiping in over the Z-Depth channel. He explains how to output the Z-Depth pass from Cinema 4D with both the physical renderer and Octane Render, and brings it into After Effects.

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