Animation Composer 3

A free plug-in for Adobe After Effects used by more than 600 000 motion designers.

Upgrading from Animation Composer 2? Learn more.

What’s new

  • Completely new user interface. Previews are now in the grid and load much faster. Customisation is now in a separate “Edit” tab.
  • User library. Now you can add your own stuff! Learn More
  • More items in free version. We have added new presets, effects and precomps.

What's Inside

Pre-packed with the most useful tools.


Animating your layers with presets is fun. You can try different animations in seconds. Everything is super easy to add, remove or customize.


Create mind-blowing cinematography quickly and with no hassle. Add a transition on a cut and voila, magic!

Sound effects

Some of the basic sound effects you have heard here and there. Swooshes, slides, clicks or blasts. All with adjustable pitch.

Text boxes

Auto-scaling and fully customisable. Basic building block of any video. These will never get old.

Social media stuff

If you create videos for social media, these will come handy. The essential call-to-action titles for getting a like, subscribe and more.

Many extensions!

This here is just a tip of the iceberg.

Browse extensions

Add your own stuff.

Browse your own project files, compositions, MOGRTs, footage and audio files right in Animation Composer.

Unlimited User Library

Free version lets you add up to 500 items to the library.
Subscribe to remove the limit.
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Quick Start Tutorial

From zero to After Effects hero in minutes.


  • Adobe After Effects 2022 and newer.
  • The plugin also works with the new M1/M2 based Macs.