This tutorial will show you how to use VC Element and Locations.jsx to create a Globe in 3D space with a geo marker and text overlay.
0 . Prerequisites
- AE CS 4+:
- Videocopilot Element:
- Sublime Text 2:
- Locations Script:
- AEMap Script:
- Zorro Script:
- (optional Optical Flares: / Knoll Light Factory: / or other 3D flare generator

1 . Get the Data
- Natural Earth: by Tom Patterson
- NASA VIIRS Earth At Night:
- VideoCopilot 3D Earth:
- Moon: by Philip Iveic
- Sun: by Frank Gregorio
- US State Capitals Geocommos:
You can get the project without the footage files here:

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