Created by John Knoll, Photoshop co-creator and Star Wars effects guru, Knoll Light Factory is one of the industry's most popular motion graphics tools. It is most famous for its high-fidelity simulations of light effects called flares, which simulate reflections from a very bright light source as seen through a camera's lens. Knoll Light Factory is Hollywood's go-to tool for adding interest to text or logos or extra pop to FX explosions. Now includes CS5/64 bit compatibility, new custom flares, Knoll 3D Flare and a new Lens Designer for Adobe CS5 users
Choose from 70 presets or customize them to suit your needs.
Use the custom lens editor to create and save your own unique effects for future use.
Custom Light Effects
19 lens elements in the main plug-in create custom light effects. Each element is also included as a separate plug-in for creating complex motion graphics.
The auto track feature tracks multiple points and adds multiple identical lighting points to a scene.
Offers up to 10x render speed improvements, compared to a single CPU
Automatically hides or reveals a light effect as the light source moves behind another object, automatically adjusting the light's brightness as it is obscured.
Light Factory EZ Plug-in
Included with the package, Light Factory EZ gives you access to all 70 flares with a single click.
Generate integrated alpha channels automatically with Knoll Unmult.