To add a retro touch or a splash of analog in this digital world, here's a selection of analog-inspired transition templates for Final Cut Pro and Apple Motion. We cover a mix of premium and free templates available from Envato Elements, Envato Market, and Mixkit.
Top Analog Transition Templates for Final Cut Pro
Featured Transitions Pack From Envato Elements
This pack comes with nine unique VHS video transitions. Also includes editable titles to create matching analog-style graphics.
This adaptable set of transitions can work with a wide variety of projects: an opener, slideshows, advertising, event promos, film trailers, teaser videos, etc., if the nature of the video fits with the VHS look.
- Applications: Final Cut Pro, Apple Motion
- Resolution: 1920 x 1080
- Requirements: none
Created by Envato Elements author Motionsparrow.
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More Analog Transition Templates From Envato Elements
Want to try a few different options? With Envato Elements you can download as many FCP transitions as you like as part of the subscription; Envato Elements includes unlimited downloads of Final Cut Pro templates. Here are three more analog template downloads available on Envato Elements:
Add an analog look with these matching transitions and opener template.
Analog and retro videos work great with light leaks and lens flares. This kit comes with over 100 easy-to-use transitions.
This retro glitch effect is easy to customize and quick-rendering.
Top Final Cut Transition Templates from Envato Market
If you prefer to buy templates as you go, Envato Market has you covered.
Paint Transitions — $18
30 brush transitions for use Final Cut Pro X or Apple Motion 5. With this template you can easily add painterly transitions to your video project. Includes controls to flip the transitions and add a drop shadow. Can't find what you need in this pack or looking for something a bit different? Try this alternative set of paint transitions instead.
Torn Paper Transitions — $16
Ripped paper transitions for use in Final Cut Pro X or Apple Motion 5. Includes easy to use controls in Final Cut Pro that allow you to flip transitions, adjust drop shadows, and adjust contrast.
Ripped Transitions — $19
This set includes 14 ripping transitions and wipes. These grungy effects can be used to simulate paper, cloth, ripped holes, breakthrough into a new scene, and so on. Each clip has an alpha channel and a luma matte that you can add to the shadows, on top of your footage.
The FCPX Anamorphic Lens Flare & Light Transition Bundle is ideal for music videos, films, and some commercials, and applies easily as an overlay to any footage. Filmed with top-class lenses over black. Use individually to screen over your footage or combine and mix different flares to create your own and add a high-quality production value to your videos.
Caustic Overlay Flares — $14
Want to make 'em feel like they're under water or floating through space? This collection of lens flare in Final Cut is just the ticket.
Film Burn Transitions — $19
A pack of 20 film burn transitions which look great and are easy to use. They're also compatible with Premiere Pro and After Effects — handy!
Grunge Transitions — $20
A set of ten fast and grungy transitions handcrafted from scans of old damaged 35mm photo film, ready for use in any compositing or NLE program. Just import the footage, place it over your own and use it with additive blending modes (Screen mode is recommended). See also: 10 Dirty Overlays
Free Final Cut Pro Transition Templates
Perhaps you're just getting started or need something simple. You can get free Final Cut Pro transitions from Mixkit, another Envato website. Here are three Final Cut Pro transitions, free from Mixkit:
Add a creative glitch with distortion as the clips transition.
This transition will give you a simple fading frame effect between video clips.
This pixel distortion effect uses shape layers and sliding transitions.
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