Here's how the Metropolitan pack for Element 3D looks like in After Effects.
Sci-Fi Weapon FX - Tutorial
Learn how to create various sci-fi weapon effects using After Effects, in this new tutorial from Video Copilot.
Video Copilot - Sci-Fi Weapons Experiment
Andrew Kramer demonstrates several types of sci-fi weapon firing techniques in this fun and instructive video.
KNIFE - Teaser - Breakdown
Stephan Walsch has made great use of Element 3D in After Effects to create the CG teaser for Knife.