All ProductionCrate members can now download the exciting Text Animation script for free!
This exciting addition to the range of tools gives you the power to create fun animations for your text – with a single click.
With 25 hand-made presets to choose from, you’ll never run out of a fresh way to liven up your videos, commercials or presentations! The presets include glitches, fly-ins, slides, spins and more.
Without the script, to create a text animation graphic in After Effects, you may spend hours manually adjusting countless keyframes and meticulously modifying their speed, opacity, motion blur and many other parameters. This script puts an end to the suffering, doing all of the work for you within seconds!
To give you even more control, our script creates a Null object that contains adjustable parameters, so you can tweak your design to perfection even after generation.
Let’s take a look at the After Effects script:
Choose Animation – This opens up the range of presets that you can choose from.
Eye Icon – Generate a preview that helps you see what the animation looks like.
Text – Enter what you want to be displayed!
Preset Parameters – Once you’ve selected a template, a number of sliders will appear that lets you customize each preset to meet your expectations. These are also accessible through the Null object that is generated with the preset.
Create New Comp – Enabling this creates the new text in a new composition. Disabling will generate the text in your selected composition.
Preview All – A handy tool that creates a grid previewing all the available presets
Create – Once you’re happy with your settings, hit this and let the script make your text come to life!
The script has been built to balance simplicity with function, so whether you’re a Vlogger wanting to spice up your editing skills, or are building a title card for a blockbuster movie, this script is for you!
To install the script, extract the files from the download, and drop both the “Crate’s Text Animator.jsx” and “images” folder into your After Effects > Scripts folder. You then can run the script by heading through File -> Scripts -> Crate’s Callout Script.jsx.
We’re excited to see what you create with this script! If you’re interested in our other After Effects scripts, extensions and plugins, check out this page here.