Simply special effects
4.3/5 Votes: 15
2.3 GB
Requires macOS 11.5.1 or later
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Developer: Apple
Price: $49.99

Designed for video editors, Motion 5 lets you customize Final Cut Pro titles, transitions, and effects. Or create your own dazzling animations in 2D or 3D space, with real-time results as you work.

Editor-Friendly Design Tools
• Work fast using a single-window interface with a familiar look and feel
• Customize Final Cut Pro titles, effects, and transitions by opening them in Motion
• Create Smart Motion Templates with simple controls that you can instantly publish to Final Cut Pro X
• Build stunning 2D and 3D compositions with more than 1900 Apple-designed elements
• Make adjustments to any parameter during playback and instantly see results

2D and 3D Titles
• Use basic templates to get started quickly or choose cinematic templates that include beautiful backgrounds and animations
• Easily animate text by choosing from more than 200 text behaviors such as Type On
• Choose from a large collection of text styles to create stunning looks in one click
• Customize 3D titles with unique materials, lighting, and edges
• Save any title and access it directly in Final Cut Pro X

Stunning Effects
• Choose from more than 230 behaviors for natural-looking motion without programming
• Track a moving object in a video clip with the point tracking and match move feature
• Create an accurate chroma key in a single step with the Keying filter
• Apply the Linking behavior to make parameters for one object animate related objects
• Use SmoothCam to eliminate camera jitters, and image stabilization to smooth bumpy shots
• Use third-party FxPlug plug-ins with custom interfaces and dual-GPU support on Mac Pro

Effortless 3D Compositions
• Transition from 2D to 3D space by adding a camera or cameras to any 2D project
• Set up realistic shadows that animate dynamically with the movement of cameras and lights
• Turn any shape, video plane, or paint stroke into a reflective surface
• Track objects or groups of objects with the Camera Framing behavior

Breakthrough Speed and Quality
• Dual-GPU optimizations for superior real-time playback performance and faster rendering on Mac Pro
• 64-bit architecture supports deeper, multilayered effects for use in Final Cut Pro
• ColorSync-managed color pipeline produces accurate, consistent color across applications
• Rendering uses floating-point, linear-light color space for exceptionally realistic results

Quick, High-Quality Output
• Export projects to Apple devices and popular websites such as Vimeo and YouTube
• Choose to output ProRes 4444 video for uncompressed quality at small file sizes
• Send to Compressor to access advanced options for custom encoding

System Requirements: 4GB of RAM (8GB recommended for 4K), OpenCL-capable graphics card or Intel HD Graphics 3000 or later, 256MB of VRAM (1GB recommended for 4K and 3D Titles), display with 1280-by-768 resolution or higher, 3.5GB of disk space. OS X v10.10.4 or later.
Some features require Internet access; fees may apply. Blu-ray recorder required for burning Blu-ray discs.



Version Size Requirements Date
5.6.5 2.3 GB Requires macOS 11.5.1 or later 22/07/2023
5.6.4 2.3 GB Requires macOS 11.5.1 or later 24/05/2023
5.6.3 2.3 GB Requires macOS 11.5.1 or later 24/10/2022
5.6.2 2.3 GB Requires macOS 11.5.1 or later 16/08/2022
5.6.1 2.3GB Requires macOS 11.5.1 or later 12/04/2022


14 comments on "Motion"

  1. LinkStormer says:

    Links are down, please fix them

  2. Steweee says:

    Motion_5.6.1 works perfectly on my MacBook M1 Max

  3. Cesar says:

    I downloaded for m1 pro and works perfectly

  4. jsc95 says:

    xattr -d /Applications/ 

    ^^ Copy and paste this into Terminal if you get the error message when trying to open “Motion is damaged”. Make sure to use the path you chose when installing the program, if it wasn’t in your applications folder.

  5. Wololo says:

    macdrop link broken 404

  6. Man says:

    The app is broken when I extract it

  7. ghost says:

    doesn’t work on m1 MacBook

  8. Seph says:

    Can a torrent option be added?

  9. Joe says:

    The MacDrop link is broken

  10. Joe says:

    The MacDrop link is broken

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