# BLOG

• ## Newton 2.2 update

We are happy to announce that we’ve updated Newton to version 2.2!
• ## Pastiche: The Running Man

By popular demand, here’s the Pastiche Running Man project.
• ## LayerGenerators

LayerGenerators is a collection of 3 tools for After Effects to automate the creation of layers.
• ## Strandbeest for After Effects

James Hazael created a Strandbeest (amazing kinetic sculpture by Theo Jansen) using Newton2.
• ## Newton 2.1 update

We are happy to announce that we’ve updated Newton to version 2.1!
• ## Tutorial : Balloons with Newton2

In this example, I wanted to illustrate the “gravity scale” feature of Newton2 and also Connect Layers using balloons.
• ## Create Soft body using Newton2 and Connect Layers.

Learn how to create soft body using Newton2 and Connect Layers.
• ## Breakdown : Landor Chinese New Year Card 2014

Create soft bodies that react to a predefined animation using Newton2 and Connect Layers.
• ## “Let’s be amazing” (Newton2) breakdown by Resolution Media

The guys from Resolution Media show us how they used Newton2 for After Effects to create an amazing Rube Goldberg machine.
• ## Paravent

Fold and unfold layer painlessly!

• ## ASCII Generator

Transform the content of the text layers into ASCII art!!
• ## Create Gear

Gears are great shapes that can be used in various situations, but they are even better when you can animate them…
• ## Newton tutorial : Design by Apple

Here’s a great tutorial that shows how to use Newton to create the physics simulation sections of the “Designed by Apple”
• ## Newton in “Design by Apple” video

Surprise! Motion Boutique Newton has been uses extensively in this beautiful video “Design by Apple”…
• ## Connect Layers

This script connects the selected layers with segments or triangles created with shape layers…
• ## Tutorial : Faking Physics in After Effects with Newton and Element 3D

In this tutorial, Adrian C. Koutz show us how to use Newton and Element 3D from Videocopilot…
• ## 3D World reviews Newton 2

3D World have just put online a review of Newton 2. “Offering updated functionality and stacks of potential, this system is absolute genius” , says Steve Jarratt…
• ## Newton in BattleBlock Theater Cutscene.

The Behemoth kindly post a very interesting article on how Derek Lieu used Motion Boutique Newton (version 1!!) in the cutscene of the game.
• ## Newton2 : Quick Start Guides (update)

If you don’t know where to start with Newton, here’s some great tutorials…
• ## Cloth Simulation Test

Cloth simulation test done with AE scripting and expressions…
• ## Text Bounds Expresssion

This After Effects expression allows you to determine the bounding box of a text layer…

Reuben on Twitter was “Gutted to find out that Newton won’t allow me to make a Newton’s Cradle!”
• ## Collage

This After Effects allows you to create photobook-style arrangements of selected layers…
• ## Happy Birthday Newton!

Our first product is now one year old! (warning, spoiler inside) Happy Birthday!!!
• ## Newton : A really great tutorial

Thanks to Ryan Boyle, here’s a great tutorial (Crash Dummy Character Rigging) using Newton…
• ## Linking layers to Trapcode Particular easily

Using our CreateParticularLights script, you’ll be able to to create many lights at once that will work as emitters in Particular, Plexus…
• ## Content Aware Fill

Quick experimentation attempting to use Photoshop’s Content Aware Fill feature on a video…
• ## Timer

This After Effects script creates a simple animated timer HH:MM:SS, with controllable speed and start…
• ## Images Wall

This After Effects script distributes the contents of the selected folder on a grid…
• ## Cute Sphere

This After Effects script creates shape layers and distributes them around a sphere.
• ## After Effects to CSS3

We have developed an experimental script that attempts to convert an After Effects composition into
• ## Pan & Zoom

This script creates a pan and zoom slideshow (also known as the Ken Burns effect)…