Designed for video editors, Motion 5 lets you customize Final Cut Pro titles, transitions, and effects. Or create your own dazzling animations in 2D or 3D space, with real-time feedback as you work.New 64-bit architecture supports deeper, multilayered effects for use in Final Cut Pro.
Breakthrough Speed and Quality
ColorSync-managed color pipeline produces accurate, consistent color across applications.
Shared Render Engine provides consistent quality with Final Cut Pro and Compressor.
Rendering uses floating-point, linear-light color space for exceptionally realistic results.
Motion taps the GPU on the graphics card for high-speed rendering and exporting.
Editor-Friendly Design Tools
Work fast using a single-window interface with a familiar look and feel.
Customize Final Cut Pro titles, effects, and transitions by opening them in Motion.
Create Smart Motion Templates with simple controls for making changes as you edit.
Build stunning 2D and 3D compositions with more than 1900 Apple-designed elements.
Make adjustments to any parameter during playback and instantly see results.
Easy Animated Text and Titles
Design dramatic text effects with complete control over position, opacity, rotation, and more.
Animate text instantly by choosing from more than 200 text behaviors such as Type On.
Build a credit roll by importing a text file; the Scroll behavior optimizes the speed for you.
Move, scale, or rotate a single character with the Adjust Glyph tool.
Ripple text one character, word, or line at a time with the Sequence Text behavior.
Choose from more than 230 behaviors for natural-looking motion without programming.
Enhance your 2D or 3D animations with more than 130 filters using the FxPlug 2 standard.
Track a moving object in a video clip with the point tracking and match move feature.
Create an accurate chroma key in a single step with the new Keying filter.
Apply the Linking behavior to make parameters for one object animate related objects.
Use SmoothCam to eliminate camera jitters, and image stabilization to smooth bumpy shots.
Transition from 2D to 3D space by adding a camera or cameras to any 2D project.
Set up realistic shadows that animate dynamically with the movement of cameras and lights.
Turn any shape, video plane, or paint stroke into a reflective surface.
Highlight or de-emphasize various objects by defining a range of focus.
Track objects or groups of objects with the Camera Framing behavior.
Quick, High-Quality Output
Export projects to Apple devices and popular websites such as Vimeo and YouTube.
Choose to output the ProRes 4444 format for uncompressed quality at small file sizes.
System Requirements: 2GB of RAM (4GB recommended), OpenCL-capable graphics card or Intel HD Graphics 3000 or later, 256MB of VRAM (512MB of VRAM recommended), display with 1280-by-768 resolution or higher, 2.23GB of disk space. OS X v10.6.8 or OS X v10.7.5 or OS X v10.8.2 or later.
Some features require Internet access; fees may apply. Blu-ray recorder required for burning Blu-ray discs.
This update improves overall stability and performance including:Fixes an issue where Image Units were removed when a project was saved
Fixes issues when working with multiple documents on dual displays
Motion (com.apple.motionapp) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of Software.com.
Default Install Path: /Applications/Motion .app
Minimum OS version: 10.6.7
Bundle Information: Motion 5.0.0, Copyright (c) 2004-2011 Apple Inc. All rights reserved