Form particles live forever, giving you precise control over their behavior. Combine multiple forms into one unified 3D space for visually stunning results.
Create a grid of particles that can be used for organic, flowing effects. Use audio to drive particle animation.
For the first time ever, run realistic fluid simulations, with the new Dynamic Fluids™ physics engine, allowing forms to interact and influence each other for stunning results.
Adobe After Effects CC 2017 and later
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When rendering in GPU mode, the minimum GPU required is an Intel HD 5000 integrated graphics chip. Of course, newer and faster discrete GPU components from AMD and Nvidia will yield faster performance. Check out our graphics card recommendations and VRAM requirements here.
Please note, GPU acceleration is unavailable on Mac OS X 10.11.
If your GPU does not meet these specifications, switching to CPU mode will allow for a more stable performance. For more information about the rendering modes available, see this user guide page.
Get up to speed with the following resources.
Watch our getting started videos to get up to speed with Trapcode Form or browse our other tutorials.
This user guide has been designed to help you get comfortable with all of the tools and features of Trapcode Form.
Browse our FAQ section for Trapcode Form to find quick answers to the most common questions.
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|Trapcode 3D Stroke||$70.00|
|Trapcode Sound Keys||$140.00|
|Total Purchased Separately||$1,689.00|
|Trapcode Suite (11 Tools)||$999.00|
|Red Giant CompleteAll Red Giant products included.||$420.00/YEAR|
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