I'm new to After Effects but I did some work with Photoshop in the past.
I'm trying to create a diamond with AE (and make a gif later so it rotates). To be super clear - I'm trying to convert the image below into 3D:
I'm sitting here for 12 hours and trying to perform some basic operations in 3D and I'm totally stuck. For now I have two shapes in my composition, a simple rectangle and a polygon (polygon to make things easier):
I'm trying to align the triangle to the polygon somehow in a 'smart' way, not by moving the x/y/z position by 1/10 of the pixel each time, rotating the camera and checking if it fits.
Is there any tool in Adobe AE which will help me do this? I just need to fit the triangle's basis to one of the polygon's edges so it matches perfectly like this: