After Effects – Particle Earth HUD using Stardust Tutorial

[Instructor] Roland Hartmann

In this tutorial, we’ll be creating a complex and nice looking particle earth HUD effect using the powerful Stardust plugin in After Effects.

Topics covered include:

  • Create a particle grid using the Replica node
  • Creating multiple particle types with one Emitter node
  • Using particle textures
  • Applying color maps using Field nodes
  • Creating build up animations using Field nodes (similar to C4D MoGraph)
  • Adding glow
  • Applying Color Correction using Lumetri effect


Stardust Plugin:

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