One of the best ways to enhance any video is by adding effects to create a whole new concept and idea with the raw footage / photos that you have. After Effects Templates are perfect for helping with this because you don’t have to make everything from scratch! You can add your own content and materials into a template and instantly transform your project from being flat & boring to creative and inspiring.
In this article we’ll be going over 10 of the best After Effects Templates for 2021! These templates are all perfect for adding some creative boost – whether it’s a slideshow effect or a cinematic look that you’re going for, we have you covered! Check out all of the templates in our video below and find descriptions + links to each template below. :)
The Top 10 After Effects Templates 2021
Vibrance Flow – an inspirational cinematic opener and slideshow template for After Effects, created by mdlabdesign. Create upbeat lifestyle and social videos with this vibrant, modern animated project.
Promote your products, services, next event, sale, and so much more with this cinematic video creator. Just edit the text to add your message, import photos and video clips, and then adjust the color before rendering!
Perfect for art studios and design agencies, fashion videos, and lifestyle/social content. Add design flair and colorful life to your video project with this After Effects slideshow template.
Cinematic Trailer gives you a cinematic and dramatic intro with ease using After Effects. Simply replace photo or video, change text, change colors and then render!
Simply add descriptions, include photos or videos in the frames, and then render!
If you want to make kinetic animations with ease this is the template for you. Add bouncy, realistic, and fun text animations to your videos with this motion graphics template created by Motion Templates.
Just replace the photos and/or videos, add your own text, refresh the colors to fit your brand, and render!
Chroma Square Slideshow Template – a dynamic, slideshow grid template for After Effects. Easy to edit and perfect for personal photo galleries or business promotions. No extra plugins required. Created by Enchanted Studios.
This template works well for film and retro themes, history and stories, and even quick branded openers. Edit the type to tell your story, add images into the slides, and then adjust colors/grading to finalize before rendering!
Cinematic Slideshow is a professional and modern After Effects Template by Minna Picture. Use this slideshow as an opener, promo, or commercial. It is easy to customize with included Color Control and FX Control Panel. Just replace the images and text, modify your colors/FX, and then render and export!