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smartElements

The media browser you will fall in love with smartElements

Use a common pool of media in your team

smartElements is a media browser for your every days work, regardless of whether you work alone or in a small or large team. Create a pool of commonly used media and simply access elements that you use often in one place. Bringing media into smartElements is as easy as dragging a folder or a file into smartElements. To use media in your comp simply drag it from smartElements into your DAG. You can categorize your media by stacks and lists. You can favorite your most often media and search media by many keywords.

Categorize your elements by stacks and lists

You can categorize media inside lists that are contained inside stacks. This gives you a lot of flexibility in organizing your media. You can use a stack per show, user, or any other way you like.

Auto register your renderings on render finished

Renderings can automatically be registered to smartElements in order to build up your projects and having a quick overview about your current progress.

Create custom pre- and post processors

If you have some technical knowledge, you can even further customize smartElements and create your custom pre- and post processors that let you perform additional tasks when it comes to ingesting your media into smartElements.

FAQ

Do you have any question about smartElements? make sure to read our tools specific faq for smartElements.

Features

• 2D, 3D and toolsets manager
• Use a common pool of media & assets in your team
• Categorize your elements by stacks and lists
• Simply drag and drop media into your DAG
• Create custom pre- and post processors
• Auto register your renderings on render finished


Compatibility

Nuke8, Nuke9, Nuke10, Nuke11, Nuke12

Linux, Mac, Windows

where to buy

download trial

Please use our free tool connect to download your smartElements trial.
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Documentation

The written documentation can be found here: smartElements documentation

FAQ for smartElements

Here you will find some frequently asked questions on smartElements. Please make sure to read them first. Please also have a look on the documentation. If you have any question that is not listed in here please don't hesitate to contact us. We are pleased to help you.



How do I install smartElements?

Each cragl tool can be installed via cragl connect - our free tool to install and manage all of your cragl tools directly inside NUKE. If you haven't already done so please download connect.
By opening connect you will see a list of all cragl tools. You can drag and drop it to the right hand side of the connect window to reveal more infos. Just click on "buy". After purchasing you will receive an install code for your tool. Now simply click "install now" and enter the received install code. The tool will be downloaded and installed automatically for you. So you don't need to struggle with any install issue.

Versions

Here you will find an overview of the smartElements's versions and its improvements. Please log in to download versions.



smartElements v2.0.0

• Revamp media video player
• Add functionality to set one or multiple poster frames for media
• Add hotkeys to ItemInfo widget
• Add hotkeys to insert and reveal element
• Set media viewing (normal, flip, flop, flip-flop) and playback speed
• Optimize loading speed


smartElements v1.2.0

• Add import processor to time offset media
• Fix After render copies from non existent paths under Windows


smartElements v1.1.0

• Create import processors on importing media
• Fix render whole frame range of video when ingesting a video


smartElements v1.0.0

• Initial release