Autodesk Smoke Alternatives

    Autodesk Smoke is described as 'Autodesk® Smoke® software is a leader in editorial finishing for high-quality commercial and broadcast projects. Smoke offers an end-to-end finishing toolset that combines intuitive timeline navigation with advanced 3D finishing tools'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Autodesk Smoke for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and Steam. The best alternative is Natron, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Autodesk Smoke are Adobe After Effects (Paid), MAGIX Vegas Pro (Paid), HitFilm Pro (Freemium) and Sketchfab (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Oct 5, 2019

    1. Notch is the game-changing real-time visual creation engine that keeps up with your ideas. From motion graphics to interactive installations to VR experiences to the largest performances on earth, it helps creators rediscover the joy of creating.
      show more
    2. ButtleOFX is a simple, user-friendly and open source compositing software. It is based on TuttleOFX, an open source, modular and sustainable image processing architecture.

      Discontinued

      as evidenced by their github page, the team is no longer developing it any further. They are looking for a maintainer. The last commit is over a year old.



      • Free PersonalOpen Source
      • Windows
      Tooll is an open-source solution for creating interactive 3d content and animations. It combines the best aspects of animation, compositing, and coding into a lightweight and intuitive UI. Your designs can be shared as executable or rendered to movies.
    3. Liconcomp can compose videos, text, and camera images live and play them back in real time. It's perfect for the playback of content on large screens, LED walls, scrolling LED displays, LED perimeter systems, and screens in custom formats.

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 1.2.2, released in March 2011, can be still downloaded from the official website.

      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Adobe After Effects
      particleIllusion 3.0: award-winning standalone particle effects application that enables you to quickly and easily add a huge variety of particle effects to your images, animation, or video.
      No screenshots yet


    4. Lightstream Solar is a new GPU-accelerated high-end compositor for VFX work.
      show more
    5. Shotbrander.com uses industry-standard visual effect pipeline on the back-end to deliver highly customizable videos. With this tool high quality branded video content is available for everybody.
      show more
    6. In video, focus is critical. Catalyst Edit focuses on 4K, Sony RAW, and HD video editing so you can focus on your creativity. Deliver your most stunning video productions in all the glory you captured through your lens. You dreamed it. You shot it. Now bring it to life.
      show more
    Showing 18 of 18 alternatives