After Effects Preset

AEFreemart Roundup: Free Typewriter Presets for After Effects

Today Lester Banks posted the preset from Chris Zachary. It made me think about how this is a common effect, but everyone does it a little differently. Check out our roundup of typewriter presets for Adobe After Effects. These come from the previously mentioned Chris Zachary, as well as Creative Dojo, and Motion Array. Of course, they are free!

Typewriter Animation (with Cursor) Preset

Chris Zachary’s preset works with After Effects CC 2018+.

Download it here

Chris Zachary Preset

Typing Typewriter Animation (Free Preset Download)

Creative Dojo gives you a tutorial and preset download about creating the typewriting effect.

Download Typing Preset (Requires AE CC 2014 13.0+)

He also mentions Red Giant Universe, which you can get here.

Motion Array Free Type-on Presets

Download 5 free type-on presets for After Effects CC. Fake a computer screen! No plugins required.

Download Motion Array presets

Free Typewriter model and sound effects from video copilotWant a free typewriter model and sound effects too?

This high-definition model from Video Copilot includes multiple typewriter skins as well as a blank key to add your own font to the texture map. Use it in Video Copilot’s Element 3D.

Download this freebie


Adobe After Effects CC
Adobe After Effects CC

There’s nothing you can’t create with After Effects.

Create cinematic movie titles, intros, and transitions. Remove an object from a clip. Start a fire or make it rain. Animate a logo or character. With After Effects, the industry-standard motion graphics and visual effects software, you can take any idea and make it move.
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Adobe Premiere Pro CC
Adobe Premiere Pro CC

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Turn raw footage into flawless productions with Premiere Pro CC, the industry-leading video editing software. Whether you’re just starting out or a seasoned pro, you can edit, adjust color, refine audio, and more — all in one seamless, integrated workflow.

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Adobe Creative Cloud gives you the world’s best creative apps and services so you can make anything you can imagine, wherever you’re inspired.

Creative Cloud is a collection of 20+ desktop and mobile apps and services for photography, design, video, web, UX, and more. Now you can take your ideas to new places with Photoshop on the iPad, draw and paint with Fresco, and design for 3D and AR. Join our global creative community — and make something better together.

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Premiere Pro Preset

How To Export HQ TikTok Videos in Premiere Pro CC + Free Preset

Matt Johnson explains how you can export high-quality videos for TikTok from Premiere Pro. He also has some presets if you don’t feel like watching the whole thing.

Adobe Premiere Pro CC for Teams & Businesses

Bring your next big thing to screens everywhere.

Turn raw footage into flawless productions with Premiere Pro CC, the industry-leading video editing software. Whether you’re just starting out or a seasoned pro, you can edit, adjust color, refine audio, and more — all in one seamless, integrated workflow.

Premiere Pro Preset

Premiere Pro Free Presets Roundup

We’ve been rounding up some useful and fun Premiere Pro free presets from around the Internets, from VashiVisuals, Premium Beat, Motion Array, and more!

Featured image credit: Simone Mascellari @mefisto97

VashiZoom – Premiere Pro Preset Effects

CREEP / PUSH-IN / SLOW ZOOM… This preset is for the slow push-in that you see in films, achieved with a zoom lens or dolly in-camera. This package contains 10 preset zooms, 5 / 10 / 15 / 20 / 25 (each number representing the % of scale), and each with regular and smooth options.

Download VashiZoom

VHS Look Tutorial with Free Presets from Premium Beat

Get the look of an old VHS tape in Premiere Pro. This is homebrew using Lumetri Color, Channel Blur, Noise & Grain, and more.

Plus, download free presets! These can be used in any personal or commercial project.

Download the presets, View Tutorial


Camera Shake Presets for After Effects and Premiere Pro

Add authentic and realistic camera shake to your motion graphics and video. Premium Beat is giving away 15 FREE presets for Adobe After Effects and Premiere Pro in 4K and HD. These include 24mm, 35mm, 50mm, 85mm, and Zoom camera presets.

Download the presets, View Tutorial

Motion Array Glitches – Premiere Pro Free Presets

Five free glitch presets for Premiere Pro! And noise and interference to titles, transitions, and more.

Download Glitch Presets

Video Transition – Premiere Pro Free Presets

Envato has 10 free PPRO Transition presets. Scroll down the page to the section titled “Free Transitions for Premiere Pro” about 3/4 down the page. They list freebies like the Orange83 Smooth Transition Pack and the Motion Array 50 Transition Pack.

Download the freebies

After Effects Preset Tutorial

Get on the Grid in After Effects: Freebies and Tutorials

Here are a couple of useful grid tools for After Effects that will help you plot your next curve or make a cool 80’s throwback. Grids are probably not something you need to make every day but it’s nice to have some options when you do!

UI Grids: Free AE Grid Generator Preset

In the video below, Joren at The Pixel Lab shows UI Grids, a free vector based grid generator from Darkpulse Motion Design. This preset includes a lot of options for various styles of grids. It’s vector based, meaning that you can scale it to oblivion!

Here’s the description on Darkpulse Motion Design’s site:

A great and free pseudo plugin (Custom preset) for After Effects. It allows (users) to create and animate advanced grids or basic shape patterns for your sci-fi composition. It’s vector based, so you can scale it as you need. Simple to install and use, this cool preset will help you when you need to generate different shaped pattern for your scene, directly in After Effects.

Download UI Grids

Check out more free presets at AE Freemart.

Automatic grid layouts in After Effects

Download a free After Effects project by Chris Zwar to automatically arrange images in a grid. The article explains how to use the free project file. It explains some of the expressions used as well.

A little backstory, Chris had created a grid project in 2005 and it was very popular. This is an update and it will hopefully be useful to a whole new audience!

Go to Automatic Grid Layouts

Advanced Sci-Fi Grid HUD Tutorial

Voxyde uses After Effects CS5 in this tutorial to create some fun grids for your remake of TRON!

Schematic Grids in Digieffects Tweak

Generate grids that can be subdivided, have broken lines and have objects placed on their intersections. Adjust advanced controls to customize the grid.

Stylize your next project with this set of unique effects including Hyper Harmonizer, Newsprint, Crazy Stripes, Crystallizer, Visual Harmonizer, VanGoughist, Stargate, Nexus, Schematic Grids, and Perspectron.

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The Grid Title Tutorial from Video Copilot

Here’s an oldie but goodie from Andrew Kramer and the gang at Video Copilot. This one goes through the process of making a techy looking grid title animation inside of After Effects.

Andrew uses multiple instances of After Effects Advanced Lightning effect combined with other effects such as Find Edges, Tint, Curves, and Glow. Along with the usual Cameras, 3D Layers, Adjustment Layers, some color correction, he creates a pretty badass title effect!

Download the project files from Video Copilot