The February 2020 update for After Effects provides the following updates:
- Fix for a host of issues, including general stability, and crash issues. For more information, see Fixed issues in After Effects.
- Workaround for the issue where Pro Import plug-in does not work on macOS 10.15 Catalina in After Effects 17.0.2 and earlier.
- List of known issues in this release.
Preview playback is rock-solid with threading improvements and a new GPU-accelerated display system core. Get an accurate view of your designs without breaking your creative flow.
Create and edit shapes quickly with improved performance. Stay organized with more accessible grouping controls.
Take advantage of new dropdown menu expression controls and text style expressions to adjust many settings at once and design templates that are easier for your clients to update in Premiere Pro.
For expressions that don’t change over time, After Effects will apply them to all frames at once with up to 40% faster processing. Expressions applied to master properties are significantly faster as well.
Format support includes Canon XF-HEVC plus import for two legacy formats: Animation with delta frames and MJPEG. Get improved performance for 10-bit H.265 HD/UHD, HEVC HD/UHD, and ProRes files.
Get the latest release of C4D Lite with new features including caps and bevel tools for creating extruded text and splines. A new high-performance denoising filter improves visual quality and reduces rendering times.