Express Animate is free animation software that gives you the ability to animate shapes, text and imported images. You are also able to enhance your movie projects in post-production using key-frame motion animation, masking, dummy objects and more.
Express Animate features:
- Layer-oriented: Each individual media object occupies its own layer.
- Import and organize video footage.
- Load a wide variety of video file formats, including AVI, MOV, MP4, and WMV.
- Create, arrange, and composite layers in a composition. Create one or more compositions.
- Create and animate vector shapes and masks.
- Digital effects, such as, brightness, contrast, negative and more may be applied to objects
- Create unique animated text effects.
Objects can be moved, resized, rotated and more
Key frames can be applied to each object and parameter
- Group multiple layers within the same composition by creating a parenting chain.
- Dummy objects let you get better control of your animation.
- Save the resulting movie to a file, upload it to YouTube, or burn it to DVD.
- Export as video, flash or an animated GIF
Add audio tracks or record audio
Apply effects to audio tracks
Free and easy to use
Note: During installation of Express Animate you will be given the option to install Google Chrome and closely related programs from the NCH Software suite. These are optional and you can select what you want depending on your requirements.