Creating Extruded Text w/ Boris 3D Objects

Boris Continuum Complete is a suite of plug-ins developed by BorisFX that includes over 230 effects and 2,500 presets.

It is supported in popular video editing programs like Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro & After Effects, Resolve and Sony Vegas Pro. The collection includes packs such as:

  • Particle Simulation (rain, snow, sparks, particle arrays)
  • Art Looks (cartooner, pencil sketch, posterize, mosaic, water color)
  • Time Unit (beat reactor, jitter, time displacement, trails)
  • Lights (glare, glint, laser beam, lens flares, lightning)

3D Objects is the pack that comes within HitFilm 4 Pro, a $299 value for free. Five effects are included: Extruded Spline, Extruded Text, Layer Deformer, Type-On Text, and Extruded .EPS. The tutorial above demonstrates how to replicate the Pirates of the Caribbean title sequence using the Extruded Text effect.

I’d like to see what you guys create with this effect, feel free to leave links to your work below!

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