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How To Change The Reflections in Sunglasses Using After Effects

Replacing lens reflections in sunglasses during post-production is the easiest and most efficient way to get the reflection you want. Here’s how to do it.Top image via The Matrix.In The Matrix, Morpheus offers Neo two choices: take the blue pill, the conversation ends, and Neo will wake up thinking everything was a dream. Alternatively, he can take the red pill and see “how deep the rabbit hole goes.”It’s a fantastic scene, and one of the most memorable elements is the framing of the shot...

Top 5 Best Cycling Sunglasses

Whether your favorite cycling routes are on the road or trail, it’s crucial to protect your eyes from the sun, wind, and other elements. With such a wide range of prices, you may want to start by deciding how much you’re willing to spend, and which features are most important. Spending a bit more on a pair of cycling sunglasses may get you extra features such as a rimless design for an unobstructed view, lenses that automatically change color depending on the light conditions, and material...

Suitcase GPS? Scented bags? Collapsible sunglasses? The latest travel gadgets

FaceCradle travel pillow. Photo by Ronda Churchill for The Washington Post At the International Travel Goods Show, held last month in Las Vegas, I saw the future of travel. We will always know the whereabouts of our checked luggage. We will sleep as comfortably on planes as kittens in a basket. And we will never again experience the horror of watching our gadgets power down with no outlets in sight. Fortunately, we don't have to wait long for this futuristic...