Are you ready for Valentine's Day? We're pretty into love here at Envato Tuts+. Last year we showed you how to create a heart-shaped smoke ring, and before that a heart-shaped light painting. This year, we're keen to share some awesome projects from VideoHive. Here are 15 of our favorite After Effects projects for romantic, love, or wedding-themed videos, just in time for Valentine's.
15 Adobe After Effects Templates for Love, Romance, and Weddings
A high quality graphic pack to display and present photo or video in an easy, clear and attractive way. This template based on seven parts, and you can use each one separately. The slideshow element is based on 11 scenes with easy transitions, so you can reorder scene easily. A useful interactive colour-corrector control will help you to change easy with one click all colours and effects, with the ability to change the colours separately for each part.
Nice and simple romantic slides with great music background. The perfect combination of font, animation and romantic mood.
The Secret Garden photo gallery takes viewers on a journey to a hidden place where cherished memories are illuminated by glowing candles and shafts of sunlight in a rustic garden courtyard! Create a whimsical, timeless atmosphere that’s perfect for family photos, wedding montages, memorial presentations, inspirational projects, and many more!
This elegant pop-up album that beautifully presents the wedding photos in a romantic environment. Masterfully created 3D scenes and the smooth animations are so inviting. They create a nice holiday atmosphere that brings the viewer to that magic day.
Brilliant design creates a perfect example of beauty and simplicity! This project includes a dark and light version: suitable for wedding, engagement, and anniversary presentations. It also includes 4K, HD and Cinema versions, as well as helpful video tutorials to guide you through the editing process. This projected was used by Christina Aguilera for her Change music video:
This captivating template transforms images into colorful ink drops, beautifully flowing from image to image. The clean & bright design captures the viewer's attention and allows your photos to tell a unique and amazing story!
In this project you can add 204 photo or video files and ten text phrases to help remind viewers of pleasant memories and the finest moments of life. Included is a video operation manual: even a beginner will easily understand how to fine tune the project.
A simple, easy to edit, no-plugins love story slideshow. Includes a color control layer and step-by-step help file.
Doodle Love is a charming template that includes 20 hand drawn illustrations, several placeholders and an automated main composition to make your video fast and easily.
Like Doodle Love, this simple but highly configurable After Effects templates lets you change texts, add your logo, add your own background, change the drawing colors, change the background color, scale and re-position your logo, and turn on and off the vignette and lighting effects.
This amazing work is a remix to the opening titles of the film Blue Valentine. A beautiful and romantic template to make any wedding video more awesome.
A romantic vintage-style After Effects template to help you create beautiful wedding movies, love story films, birthday greetings or any other retro slideshow. Uses a modular structure, includes a detailed video tutorial, works with After Effects CS5 or higher and doesn’t require any plug-ins.
The romantic mood and the lantern lighting make a great project for any romantic special event.
A beautiful photo gallery inspired by a European painter’s atelier. Great for wedding or any special event and photo slideshow. You have the option of a very quick and easy editing by simply inserting your photos into the placeholders compositions. You can also take advantage of the project’s modular structure and rearrange the 15 scenes to make your own story. The procedure is explained in the provided full HD video tutorial. Includes 46 Media Placeholders, 2 Text Placeholders, 2:01 min Duration, Full HD 1080p Resolution, 25fps, Modular Structure, No 3rd Party Plug-ins CS6 and higher compatibility.
This wedding slideshow template is great for much more than weddings: show of your holiday photos, travel adventures, or even your children’s birthday party photos. Includes 17 image and video place holders. Perfect to present your photos or videos.
Envato Elements Now Includes Unlimited Music & Audio
Each of these awesome music and sound effects tracks from Envato Elements is professionally composed and created. The encore to an already stacked lineup of thousands of video, photo, graphic and web assets, Envato Elements is now the complete creative toolkit – all with unlimited downloads!
Find your perfect love, romance and wedding audio track on Envato Elements now, to amplify your next project.
How to Make a Heart-Meltingly Romantic Slideshow
Although these projects will give you awesome final results, the true foundation of a great slideshow starts long before even thinking about After Effects. In the following tutorials, you'll learn how to photograph, assess, edit, and assemble the pictures you need to truly make your slideshows sing:
- ShootingThe Comprehensive Guide to Shooting Photo Stories & EssaysCameron Knight
- TheoryA 10 Step Introduction to Making Your First PhotofilmSimon Bray
- Photo EditingHow to Assess and Edit Your PhotographsAmy Touchette
- Photo EditingHow to Review, Edit, and Sequence Photos in Adobe Photoshop LightroomAndrew Childress