How to Use Boris FX Continuum with Sony Vegas Pro 12
Boris FX Continuum is a collection of over 300 effects and transitions for video editing and compositing. It works as a plugin for various hosts, including Adobe, Avid, Resolve, VEGAS, FCPX, and more. In this article, we will show you how to use Boris FX Continuum with Sony Vegas Pro 12, a powerful video editing software that supports 64-bit architecture and GPU acceleration.
To use Boris FX Continuum with Sony Vegas Pro 12, you need to have a valid license and activation key. You can purchase a perpetual license or a subscription plan from the Boris FX website[^1^]. You can also download a free demo version to try it out before buying.
After purchasing or downloading Boris FX Continuum, you need to install it on your computer. The installer will automatically detect your host applications and install the plugin for them. You can also choose which effects and transitions you want to install from the custom installation option.
Once the installation is complete, you need to activate your license using the RLM Activation Key[^3^]. You can find your activation key in your Boris FX account or in the email confirmation you received after purchasing. To activate your license, follow these steps:
On Windows, go to the Start Menu and scroll to Boris FX Continuum OFX. Twirl open the group and click on Activate Continuum AE License.
On Mac, go to: /Macintosh HD/Applications/Boris Continuum Complete 11 OFX/ and double click on âActivate Continuum Licenseâ.
Enter your activation key and click Activate.
Restart your host application if it was running during the activation process.
Now you are ready to use Boris FX Continuum with Sony Vegas Pro 12. To apply an effect or a transition, follow these steps:
Open your project in Sony Vegas Pro 12 and select the clip or track you want to apply the effect or transition to.
Go to the Video FX tab and scroll down to find the Boris Continuum category. You will see all the available effects and transitions grouped by subcategories.
Drag and drop the effect or transition you want to use onto your clip or track. A dialog box will open where you can adjust the parameters and presets of the effect or transition.
You can also use the on-screen controls to manipulate the effect or transition directly on the preview window.
To access more advanced features, such as Mocha masking and tracking, Particle Illusion, or 3D model handling, click on the Launch UI button at the bottom of the dialog box. This will open a separate window where you can edit your effect or transition in more detail.
When you are happy with your effect or transition, click Apply or OK to return to Sony Vegas Pro 12.
Boris FX Continuum offers a vast universe of content creation possibilities with its amazing array of effects and transitions. You can create unique visual results by applying Mocha masking on every effect; import/export data from other hosts for a truly phenomenal experience driven by advanced tracking algorithms used in award-winning films[^1^]. You can also discover new presets and tutorials on the Boris FX website to ignite your creativity and learn new tips and tricks.
If you want to learn more about Boris FX Continuum, you can check out this video tutorial series from Ben Brownlee, VFX artist and Curious Turtle trainer, that will get you up and running in After Effects with this powerful particle generator in no time[^2^]. You can also visit the Boris FX support page for more information on licensing, installation, updates, and troubleshooting. aa16f39245