Easy Arrows

  • Compatibility After Effects
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Author: Modio LLC

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Quick Overview

Attach layers to the ends of a stroke.
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Attach layers to the ends of a stroke.

Easy Arrows will link and auto-orient an arrow, or custom layers, to a Shape Layer path. You have complete control over the styling of the path and the attached object, even after the script has been run.



Easy Arrows Script UI Panel

 

GETTING STARTED

  • Select a Shape Layer path.
  • Optional: Select a custom layer to use as the “head” of the stroke; otherwise, a default arrow will be created for you.
  • Optional: Select another layer to use as the “tail” of the stroke.
  • Click “Create Easy Arrow”.
 

Create End Arrow: Check this box to add a default arrow to the end of your path.

Precomp Layers: Check this box to move the Easy Arrows layers into a new composition.

Update Arrow: Use to make changes to the path after the script has been run.

 

 

 

 

 

Easy Arrows Effect Controls

EFFECT CONTROLS

These will now be available on the Arrow Head layer:

  • Easy Arrow Completion: Where the arrow is located on the path (0% - 100%).
  • Easy Arrow Length: The length of the stroke behind the arrow head.
  • Easy Arrow Enable End: Locks the end point of the stroke.
  • Easy Arrow End: Moves the end point when ‘Easy Arrow Enable End’ is checked.
  • Easy Arrow Line Offset: Offset the stroke away from the arrow head.
  • Easy Arrow Reverse Direction: Reverse the arrow’s direction along the path.
  • Easy Arrow Size: Change the stroke width and arrow size proportionally.
  • Easy Arrow Color: Change the stroke and arrow color.

Note: You must keep at least one keyframe on 'Easy Arrow Completion' for the arrow to auto-orient along the path.




After Effects CC 2015.3, CC 2015, CC 2014, CC, CS6, CS5.5