Hawkeye (v1.0) is an effect plug-in for Adobe After Effects (currently only for Microsoft Windows) that helps you to create beautiful and dynamic letterboxes and composition guides super easily.
Plug-in supports 8-bit, 16-bit and 32-bit colors.
Letterboxes includes 37 favorite aspect ratio presets including cinemascopes and custom mode let’s you define almost infinite amount of different aspect ratios.
Guides section has many different options to choose beautiful and useful compositing guides including: Center lines, rule of thirds, golden ratio, different sets of dynamic symmetry rectangle, harmonious triangles, harmonic armature, diagonals and many more. You can layer multiple guides top of each other by duplicating the Hawkeye effect.
Custom grid section let’s you determine your own custom grid that fits perfectly to your source footages dimensions.
License is prepertual and you can install the plug-in to two personal workstations. Once you purhace the product, you will get lifetime free updates!
Put the downloaded aex file to the following folder:
C:\Program Files\Adobe\Adobe After Effects [version]\Support Files\Plug-ins
Once the After Effects is opened, the plug-in can be found here Effect->Aturtur->Hawkeye
Adobe After Effects 2019 (v16.1.3)
Adobe After Effects CC 2020 (v17.0.6)
Get it here: https://gum.co/hawkeye