Creating A Holographic Watch Display Effect In After Effects

Holographic watches are all the rage right now and Momcilo Stojkovic has a few tips for making them look good in After Effects. He starts by tracking live action footage of someone wearing one, then he creates glowing interface elements on top with chromatic aberration that give it that retro feel!

This tutorial shows how to make a cool retro 3d hologram on your wrist watch

Using Mocha to easily track the parts needed for this effect, Momcilo Stojkovic uses freely distributed heads up display elements that he created in After Effects. He then kits-bashes them together quickly using his holoprojector software programing language called Hologram Boy (www). Check out how here on Creating a Retro 3D Hologram Watch – it’s really easy!