Express Animate is a freeware program designed to animate objects and useful creative transitions for movie projects. It includes all needed to create animations, special effects and transitions.
- Size: 1.3 MB
- License: Freeware
- Version: 5.04
- Release Date: 29-06-2020
- Operating System: All Windows
With Express Animate you can add some really creative animations from text, audio, special effects, and images to videos. After you create the animation, you can export to many possible formats.
The user interface is very easy to use and offer you access to the expected basic tools you need to create compositions of video, sound, and image files. Some of the interesting features include:
- Add text bubbles
- Import sound, image, and video files
- Resize, rotate, move objects
- Animate images and text
- Record or add audio
- Apply effects to objects like negative, brightness, and contrast
- Group or mask objects
- Edit timelines
- Export to all popular animation video formats, like animated GIF, HTML5, and Flash
As you can easily notice, these are really simple animation tools that are perfect for beginners. Besides them, there are tools included for the advanced designers. This includes:
- Graph editor
- Vector masks
- Selective objects editing
- Blending mode
The interface includes a toolbar, the workspace with 3 panels and the menu bar. In the Objects Panel you see active compositions and object hierarchy. In the Canvas Panel you see the composition and playback controls are included. In the Composition Panel, you control the timeline so that you can organize and position objects.
You can load audio, image, and video files through drag and drop for your convenience.
The video you create can be saved to local formats or straight to USB or DVD. It is also possible to publish the video to HTML5 so that you can add it to your site.