Celebrate Lunar New Year by creating a video to share goodwill with the world using three of our favourite After Effects templates from Envato Elements, plus a tutorial on how to personalise your project.
Celebrate the Year of the Rabbit With a Video
In 2023, the 22nd of January is the beginning of Lunar New Year, bringing in the year of the rabbit. People all over the world celebrate Lunar New Year, including Tết in Vietnam, Losar in Tibet, and Seollal in Korea. Referred to as the Spring Festival in China, the festivities last for 15 days and end with the Lantern Festival. Wherever you are, Envato Elements has the templates, graphics, and media to help you make a greeting to share.
Featured After Effects Lunar New Year Templates From Envato Elements
Celebrate Chines New Year in style with this lovely After Effects Opener.
A sparkly and inspirational opener to help you celebrate the year of the tiger with your loved ones or social media community. There are three text holders and a place for your logo – just add your own fonts.
- Application: After Effects 2019+
- Plugins: None required
- Author: StrokeVorkz
Alternative Year of the Rabbit Templates
If the previous template wasn't quite right for you, why not try one of our alternatives instead? They’re from Envato Elements, so they’re included in a monthly subscription.
How to Use a Template to Make a Lunar New Year Video in After Effects
In this quick tutorial with Jonathan Lam, learn how to customise a new year template with your own graphics and message.
Bonus: Stock Footage
If you're looking for some footage that has a celebratory air, try this scene of fireworks:
Add some atmosphere to your video with stock footage of a firework display.
Keep Learning After Effects
With so many free tutorials and courses available from Tuts+ you can learn to take your videos further. Here are some examples of what's available to you.
Create a stormy, urban rainfall effect in this After Effects free course. Jonathan Lam will take you through the animation process step by step.
Ivan Witteborg shows you how to create smooth transitions for your app or website in this course. He'll help you make sure they look professional and function more effectively.
Falling snow can be a beautiful effect, but it needs to look right. In this free course for After effects, you'll learn how make the perfect winter animation.
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