What is Mocha? General Mocha Pro and Mocha AE information.

Mocha is an award-winning planar tracking tool and visual effects software that is widely used in film and video post-production. Mocha's Academy Award-winning planar motion tracking algorithm and unifying user interface are found in the following products: 

Mocha Pro

Mocha Pro is a world-renowned software and plugin for planar tracking, rotoscoping, object removal, image stabilization, and new PowerMesh tracking. 

Mocha Pro also features advanced render modules, not found in other "Mocha" products, including Lens, Insert, Remove, MegaPlates, Stabilization, and Reorient as well as support for stereoscopic and 360/VR workflows. 

Mocha Pro is now shipping version 2022.5 with multiple purchase, subscription, and bundle options:

  • Mocha Pro Standalone Application + Multi-Host Plugin
  • Mocha Pro plugin (Multi-Host, Adobe, Avid & OFX options) 
  • Mocha Pro is included in the Boris FX Suite
  • Mocha Pro plugin is included inside Silhouette

Mocha Pro is commonly used to support these applications: 

Adobe After Effects & Premiere Pro, Avid Media Composer, Autodesk Flame, Foundry Nuke, Blackmagic Design Fusion & Resolve, VEGAS Pro, HitFilm, SGO/Mistika, and Silhouette.

Mocha AE 

Mocha AE is included with After Effects and launched from the Animation Menu>Track in Boris FX Mocha. Mocha AE's workflow is optimized for AE users. Convert tracking data and shapes to native AE keyframes and masks in one click. Mocha AE & Mocha Pro comparison chart

Mocha in Continuum and Sapphire

A lite version of Mocha is included with both Continuum and Sapphire plugin collections. Features workflows to isolate effects filters (masking) and planar-based parameter tracking. Launch the Mocha interface from almost every Continuum and Sapphire filter.  

Mocha in Silhouette 

Boris FX Silhouette includes an integrated Mocha planar tracking engine and the full-featured Mocha Pro plugin. 

Mocha HitFilm

Mocha HitFilm is licensed by FXHome and ships free inside HitFilm Pro. This lite version is used for 3D camera solving, planar tracking, and masking. Mocha HitFilm is also available as an add-on for HitFIlm Express. 

Compare Charts:

  • Compare Mocha Chart - Compare which features are included in Mocha AE, Mocha Pro, and the Mocha inside Continuum & Sapphire. 
  • Mocha Pro & Silhouette Chart - Compare which features are found in Mocha Pro, Silhouette, and the plugin options of both products. 




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