free preset


Improve the realism of your CGI scene in a few clicks!

for After Effects

Reality Faker is a free preset for After Effects gathering in a simple interface many effects often used to add realism like : sharpness, camera shakes, noise, grain, chromatic aberrations, optical distortion, vignette, compression.

With the default preset, Reality Faker comes with 4 different presets.

for AE CC 2017 & up

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1. Download it

2. Unzip and copy/paste the folder THE WAENDERER in
PC –  Program Files / Adobe / After Effects XX / Support Files / Presets
MAC –  Applications / ADOBE After Effects XX / Presets
if you already have a THE WAENDERER folder, simply copy/paste the content of this folder)


1. Create an Adjustment layer.

2. Type “tw ” in the searchbar of the Effects & Presets window OR FX Console and select the preset you want, apply it on the Adjustment layer.

  Check out what they made with Reality Faker !