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Keynote

Keynote

Easily create gorgeous presentations with the all-new Keynote, featuring powerful yet easy-to-use tools and dazzling effects that will make you a very hard act to follow. The Theme Chooser lets you skim through an impressive collection of 30 new and updated Apple-designed themes. Once you’ve...

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Quartz Composer

Quartz Composer

Quartz provides essential graphics services for applications in two integral parts: the Quartz 2D graphics API and the Quartz Extreme windowing environment. Quartz 2D’s rich graphics capabilities are based on the Portable Document Format (PDF) and provides professional-strength 2D graphics...

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Pen and Paper

Pen and Paper

Hello, reader! If you don't own a notebook and a nice pen, please do yourself a favor and stop reading this and go out and buy one. Force yourself to use it. Then fall in love with how much easier it is to vet and articulate your design ideas. We can wait... "Inspiration is...

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After Effects CC

After Effects CC

Make the impossible possible with the new, more connected After Effects CC. Get powerful timesaving features like a Live 3D Pipeline with Maxon Cinema4D software and new Mask Tracker, which lets you apply a mask and effect that travel frame by frame throughout your composite. Share work from...

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Maya

Maya

Autodesk Maya 2014 3D animation software offers next-generation display technology, accelerated modeling workflows, robust new systems for handling complex data, and inspiring new creative toolsets. With an expanded, integrated modeling feature set; an intuitive Grease Pencil; and innovative new...

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Hype 2

Hype 2

Create beautiful animated and interactive web content with Hype! Hype’s HTML5 output works on all modern browsers and mobile devices like iPhones and iPads. No coding required. What’s New in 2.0: 1. Instant previews to iOS with the free Hype Reflect app (http://tumult.com/hype/reflect/) ...

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Framer.js

Framer.js

A prototyping tool for animation and interaction on desktop and mobile. Framer can help you to quickly build interactions and animations. Built for designers and integrates with Photoshop. Great alternative to Quartz Composer, Flash or Keynote. Photoshop Framer integrated with Photoshop to...

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Cheetah3D

Cheetah3D

Cheetah3D is a powerful and easy to learn 3D modeling, rendering and animation application which was developed from the ground up for OS X. So jump right into the world of Computer Generated Imaging. Create 3D artwork for your next iPhone game or make your first animated character. Modeling...

Categories: Designing Animations 3D
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