Did you look into buying a 3D Motion Tracker and Matchmoving software? On Jan, 24th 2012 you can buy CAMERATRACKER for one day for just $159 (that is more then 40% off). CAMERATRACKER allows the insertion of elements ( or graphics) into footage, at the correct potion. The inserted element (or graphic) would be remain on the correct position, orientation and scale. If you want to use the software before you buy you can download a demo from The Foundry web site.
With CAMERATRACKER you can match camera moves within Adobe® After Effects®. You can learn more about CAMERATRACKER by following the different tutorials that are available also The Foundry training resource
Another great tutorial comes from Andrew Kramer from videocopilot.net:
(Video courtesy of videocopliot.)
There are more 3D Motion Tracker and Matchmoving applications available, however the price of CAMERATRACKER during this special sale is hard to beat.
- After Effects CS5 or CS5.5 on Mac OS X 10.5.8 (or later) 64-bit, or
- After Effects CS5 or CS5.5 on Windows 7 64-bit, or
- After Effects CS4 on Mac OS X 10.5.8 (or later) 32-bit, or
- After Effects CS4 on Windows XP 32-bit.