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  1. Transitions help carry content offscreen and introduce new content to your audience. They ensure the change from one screen to the next is truly seamless. This top-three feature showcases three of the best transition presets for Adobe After Effects: they're easy to add to your projects.
  2. 'Transitions - Universal Seamless' is a set of seamless modern transition presets for After Effects. You can use these amazing presets endlessly in your work. They are very easy to use: just drag the preset onto your media, click render and get a terrific, finished result! They use the In and Out methods.
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Our second set of free After Effects transitions comes from Sam Kolder and it's a fantastic set of 10 straightforward but great-looking effects. You get two punch effects (in and out), two rotates (left and right), four slides (up, down, left and right) and two zooms (in and out).

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Browse and apply animation presets in Adobe After Effects with these simple steps.

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Animation presets can come in handy in a variety of different scenarios. Newbies can use them to learn their way around Adobe After Effects and introduce themselves to the wonderful world of animation. Seasoned motion graphics artists can use presets to brainstormideas and kickstart an animation project. Whatever the situation, let’s check out what Adobe After Effects has to offer.

Step 1 — Select the Layer

To apply a preset, I first need to select a layer on which to addmy animation. I can use animation presets on a variety of assets, including text, video, images, and solid layers. For this example, I am creatinga quick photo slideshow. I want to find a quick way to transition between a few image layers. In order to do this, let’s have a look at the presets we can use.

Step 2 — Browse Animation Preset

To browse through a few animation presets, choose Animation > Browse Presets. This command will launch the Adobe Bridge program. Once inside Bridge, I’ll see a library of animation presets from which to select. Click on a preset to watch a previewof the animation. There are many animation options, including transitions, texteffects, transformoptions and behaviors. I can even create synthetic shapes and backgrounds. To find a suitable animation for my slideshow, I’ll navigate to one of the Transitionssubfolders. Next, I’ll apply one of the presets to our selected layer.

Step 3 — Apply Animation Preset

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To apply the animation, I simply need to double-click the preset in Adobe Bridge. Once I double-click the preset, After Effects will become active again, and the animation will applyto the layer I had selected. I’ll press the U key to quickly bring up all of the keyframesin my sequence. Furthermore, I can get a closer look at the preset options in the Effect Controls panel. For the last step let’s do some fine tuning.


Step 4 — Fine Tuning

To apply the animation preset to all of my image layers, I will select all of the layers and click Animation > Recent Animation Presets > Slide-drop. With all of the layers still selected in the sequence, I’ll press the U key again to bring up all of my keyframes. Finally, I can complete my slideshow by timing my keyframes.

Do you have experience with animation presets in After Effects? Let us know in the comments.