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10 Top Animated Photo Slideshow Templates for After Effects

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We take a lot of photos, particularly with our mobile devices. Why not put together a slick slideshow to show them off at the best?

Slideshows are a great way to animate your photographs and give them new life. As well as having your shots on display, you can add other cool effects like animation and text. A slideshow is a great way to can share images that otherwise might not see the light of day.

Featured Slideshow Template From Envato Elements

Slideshows are a great way of sharing your photos and other media. Here's one of the most popular templates Envato Elements subscribers are using to show off their images:

Particles Slideshow

The beautiful Particles Slideshow After Effects template is great for projects in 2022. It's easy for beginners to use, and even comes with a video tutorial.

Top After Effects Slideshow Templates From Envato Elements

Sometimes it's more logical (and more fun!) to try a whole bunch of templates before you settle on one. With Envato Elements, you can download as many resources as you like for a single monthly subscription. Here are five great examples of slideshow templates that are included:

1. Slideshow

A clean and minimalist slideshow with a gentle, airy feel. This After Effects slideshow would be perfect for special occasions like anniversaries, birthdays, and weddings.


2. Bright Colorful Fashion Slideshow

Create a bold and bright statement for your fashion show, with this slideshow template for After Effects.

3. Travel Slideshow

Travel is an upbeat, cinematic slideshow with a professional and creative style. It’s easy to edit to fit your project and would suit a variety of videos, from showing off your exciting vacation, to promoting a travel company, or simply as a fast-paced opener.

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Travel Slideshow on Envato Elements

Useful Creative Assets for Slideshows

Depending on your needs, you might need more assets to complete your project. If that's the case, head to Envato Elements and take advantage of the unlimited assets. Here are a couple you can use:

1. Ripe Apple with Aromatic Spices

This stock video is perfect if you're working on a video project with an autumnal theme. It's high quality and versatile.

2. Gerald Display Typeface Font

You can spice up your slideshow and other work with the Gerald Display Typeface Font. It's a modern, blocky typeface that can be used on both Mac and Windows devices.

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Superfly Slideshows From VideoHive

Prefer your slideshow templates one-by-one? Here are a few great selections from Envato Market.

1. Mosaic Photo

A multifaceted template, Mosaic Photo Reveal is great for a personal photograph slideshow such as a birthday or wedding, but can also be used as a product or company opener at an event. Simply drag in your photos, add some audio and render!

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2. The Slideshow

The Slideshow has a classic, timeless look, enhanced by its matte overlay. The template would work well as a slideshow for photographs but also as an opener for any project. The download boasts an easy to edit modular structure and there are three duration options to choose from.

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More Video Production Resources From Envato

If you regularly need to make promo videos or work on video marketing, you'll want to check out these resources straight from Envato.

Boost Your Video Marketing With the Envato Guide

Boost your video marketing skills with our comprehensive guide: You'll learn video marketing from start to finish, so that whether you're a novice or a pro, you'll learn some useful skills that will improve your next video.

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Download Free Video, Music, and Templates From Mixkit

Check out Mixkit for free stock videosfree stock music, and free templates for Adobe Premiere Pro.

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Make a Motion Graphics Video Online With Placeit

Placeit is an online video maker with professionally-designed motion graphics templates.

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Envato Elements: Unlimited Downloads

Envato Elements offers millions of stock items: photosmusicvideo clipsfonts, video project templates for After EffectsPremiere ProFinal Cut Pro and Motion, and creative courses from Envato Tuts+, all with a single subscription: Download as many items as you want for one low monthly price.

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