Core Animator gives you simple visual tools to create stunning animations. You focus on the best ways to bring your apps to life and we'll take care of the Swift code for you.
Your creations will run beautifully using Apple's native frameworks. Every app deserves animation. Now, it’s simple to implement.
If you have, or would like to have, even a single animation in your app, Core Animator will save you time and money.
• USE CASES
- Character rigs
- Tutorial / Instructions
- Animated Focus Points
- UI Elements
- Full Scenes / Books
- Subtle Animated enhancement to any app
• ANIMATABLE PROPERTIES
- Live Record
- Image Sources
- Z-Order Position
• EASING OPTIONS
- Ease In
- Ease Out
- Ease In/Out
• RETINA SUPPORT
- Drag an image in with an @2x or @3x suffix and we'll generate and manage the duplicate lower res assets for you
• SPECIAL EFFECTS
- KeyAll option has the ability to "lock down" your animation at a particular time to prevent accidental modifications
• EXPORT OPTIONS
- Obj-C or Swift Code
- iOS or OS X code
- PNG sequences
- MOV files
- Image Management options
- Full Preview Pane of all animations that can run simultaneously to check for conflicts and/or desired behaviors
• SAMPLE PROJECTS INCLUDED
- Examples on creating animations along with integration documentation for Xcode projects.
Let Core Animator help you take your work to the next level. Core Animator makes it easy for anyone, like a designer, animator, illustrator, or even a novice to contribute greatly to your app’s production value. They don’t even need to know how to write a single line of code!
Core Animator is simply the easiest and best way to use native Core frameworks for the animations in you apps. Now a graphic designer or animator can work visually on animated elements and can hand it off to the developer who can get all the code exported in a clear and easily integrable manner. No more large, non-interactive video files or other workarounds. Native animations run rock solid and butter smooth on iOS devices or the Mac.
Fix for crash that would occur if expected fonts were missing from the system
Ratings and Reviews
Fine app except PNG export is broken
I bought this app specifically to create PNG exports of my animations, so I was disappointed to find the exported images frequently have repeat images in place of the proper frames (leading to a glitched, jerky animation). This happened with the walk tutorial project but also a basic animation I made from scratch (24 fps export). I requested a refund for this reason.
Otherwise, the application seems easy to learn and use (other than the timeline interface being clunky in places and a scarcity of keyboard shortcuts). If the PNG export had worked correctly, I would've been happy enough with the app (especially given the price).
It has only basic tools and functions, but on the flip side, it is extremely easy to use and a good price for what you get.
No Obj-C export..
Despite the advertisted ability to export in Obj-C or Swift there is currently not the option in V 1.5.2 to do this.
*Contacted support and got no reply
*In the FAQ section other users have asked about the same problem and also gotten no reply
*The sample projects are not included but are available on the website
*I understand if this application was designed for Swift only but the main reason I bought it was for Obj-C export, and due to the lack of support on the issue and the applications functionality as advertised I have to give it one star.
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.