Magic Wand Tool Preset For After Effects

Mikey Borup shares his preset that allows you to use the Photoshop Magic Wand or Quick Selection Tool in After Effects. The tool will quickly “select” and knock out specified areas of your layer, making it easy for editing!

Ever wish you had the magic wand tool from photoshop in After Effects? Well now you can, its super simple and works with CS6 and above as a preset

Mikey Borup

After Effects is a very powerful and versatile program that can be used for many different things. Some people might not know what it’s capable of, but with the presets available in this app you will find yourself creating amazing videos within minutes!
If I could give one piece advice when using After Effect; make sure your input tone matches up to how an avid user would use such tools like these!