Alternatives to Adobe After Effects for all platforms with Open Source License

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  • Blender icon

    Blender

    Blender is the free open source 3D content creation suite, available for all major operating systems under the GNU General Public License.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com Haiku AmigaOS MorphOS

    • Yeah, you can edit videos with it... But it's not made for it in specific and isn't it's main purpose. It has lots of purposes. Guest • Dec 2015 • 3 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It clearly doesn't look like after effects and has a pretty steep learning curve, but it can do anything that after effects can do. Guest • Jan 2016 • 2 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Blender is a 3D editor. After Effects is a video editor. Blender has a video editor and effects but not edits a video. After Effects edits videos and adds effects. Guest • 10 days ago Disagree   Agree
    • It can be used as an alternative to After Effects, and is more powerful since it is a full 3d graphics software. Guest • Jan 2016 • 1 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Their primary purpose is completely different. Blender is mainly a 3D rendering software with many other capabilities. After FX is mainly a Video production software with many other capabilities. Guest • Jan 2016 • 0 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Blender is a 3D modelling tool and Adobe After Effects is video post production tool Guest • Jan 2016 • 2 agrees and 4 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Blender is a 3D modelling & game engine tool; different field. Guest • Sep 2017 • 0 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Blender is more an alternative to a 3D Application, not for 2D motion and movie composition. Guest • Sep 2017 • 0 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • After Effects is a VFX and MoGrahp software (focusing compositing, masking, ...), while Blender is a 3D computer graphics software (focusing modeling, rendering, ...). Guest • Jan 2016 • 1 agrees and 5 disagrees Disagree   Agree
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    Natron

    Natron is an open source, cross platform nodal compositing application. It is built around industry standard open source tech such as OpenFX, OpenEXR, OpenColorIO and...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Awful documentation (blank page); The versions change so much that the old tutorials don't help at all; Difficult to learn by just messing around; High learning curve. Guest • Aug 2017 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Its simple (when you get the arrangement) but still very powerful, easily works with Blender and its free!! Guest • Apr 2017 • 3 agrees and 5 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • ButtleOFX icon

    ButtleOFX

    ButtleOFX is a simple, user-friendly and open source compositing software. It is based on TuttleOFX, an open source, modular and sustainable image processing...

    Free Open Source Linux

  • Liconcomp icon

    Liconcomp

    Liconcomp allows live content compositing to display screens for digital signage, scoreboards, LED installations, ....

    Free Open Source Windows

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    Snowmix

    Snowmix is a video mixer tool for mixing live and recorded video and audio feeds. It supports clipping, scaling and transparent overlay of video, png graphics and text....

    Free Open Source Mac Linux

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