Yanobox Nodes 3 has a new Replicator feature, and this is how to get started with it.

Nodes 3 for After effects is a pretty great piece of kit for motion graphics and design. If you need to create procedural and generative motion graphics elements (and you are on a Mac), Nodes is it. New to Nodes 3 is a powerful new Replicator that lets you replicate graphics and 3D models.

The purpose of the replicator is to create instances of forms, connect graphics or animate 3D models. Replicators are also great for type, text and numbers too. The tutorial covers working with the replicator in Nodes 3 starting from the basics and then finding out what else is possible.

Yanobox Nodes offers unprecedented power to create connected motion graphics and abstract particle universes. Leading artists have used Nodes in Ae to create on-screen UI animations in motion pictures like The Avengers, Planet of the Apes and Ender’s Game.

New users can purchase Nodes 3 for $284.05 through our friends at Toolfarm.