Getting Started with Templater

Getting Started with Templater

Here are the basic steps to getting started:

  1. Set up an AE Project for Use with Templater Apply the Templater Settings Effect to make layers dynamic. Use Templater settings parameters to scale, align and attach layers to allow Templater's layout engine handle varying data.
  2. Set a Footage Folder and Output folder Specify where your footage sources are coming from and where your rendered jobs will go.
  3. Set up a Data Source
    Use a spreadsheet or JSON-formatted text file to organize your data for video customization.
  4. Link the Data Source to Your AE Project
    Ensure that your data source is linked to your AE project in the Templater panel.
  5. Save Click Save to save the batch assets references to the project file. When you open it again, everything will be set up and waiting for you.
  6. Preview Check out how your data is being processed.
  7. Render or Replicate Create replicates of compositions or render them as video files to your output location.