Video assets have become an essential part of a video maker and filmmakers toolkit. There is no doubt when it comes to the best free video assets for video makers and filmmakers there are several companies leading the way. They are of course Premium Beat a reseller and distributor for Shutterstock, Rocketstock another reseller and distributor of Shutterstock, Motion Array, Envato Market and Motion Elements.
These sites are the leading reseller and distributor of the best free video assets available. These video assets include templates, presets, plugins, motion graphics, music, footage, animations, projects, elements, backgrounds, logos, intros, YouTube templates and much more. These video assets will work with most video editors but mainly Premiere Pro and After Effects.
This post will list the best video assets available in 2020. Most of these sites will require registration to download their free assets. You will also find some great sites that offer excellent free video assets you may not be aware of.
DVEYE offer our own original video templates which you can check out on our YouTube channel. We also list the best animation editors, plugins, video graphics, free music, FX tools, footage, YouTube tools , how to get traffic and advice for your video projects. So explore the site a find some great free assets. For 1000’s of free video assets check out this video playlists post.
Free Video Assets 2020
Let’s begin with ShutterStock who at the moment have their offer of 191 FREE Assets and Elements for Video Editors and Designers.
EnvatoMarket and VideoHive have long been a great source for Video templates, FX, AE templates, motion graphics, stock footage and much more. Sign up with a FREE account with Envato and download free content every month. This months free VideoHive content is the excellent Picto Animation Toolkit.
Premium Beat offer a huge selection of free assets and this link will take you to all they have currently. These include motion graphics, sound effects, animations, LUTs, presets, templates and much more. An incredible amount of content for any one interested in video or film making.
Rocketstock are currently offering an amazing 220 Free Assets for Video Editors and Motion Designers. This is a massive collection of free animations, transitions, overlays, templates and more.
Motion Elements offer a great selection of free assets including, After Effects templates, footage, music loops, FX animations, FCPX templates and more. Sign up for free weekly downloads plus choose unlimited downloads fro their free section.
Motion Array offer an excellent video assets selection of free After Effects, FCPX and Premiere Pro templates. You will also find sound fx, footage, music, titles and social media templates.
ToolFarm and their Freebie Friday offer a great selection of 355 Free Assets: Motion Graphics, Sound Effects, more. They are another leading reseller and distributor.
Enchanted Media have free YouTube templates, animation packs, motion graphics, After Effects templates and much more. Their aim is to keep growing their resources of free video assets as long as we can, much like at DVEYE.
For the largest Premiere Pro list of templates , plugins, Transitions, Presets and much more find them on the Premiere Pro post.
Velosofy offer 2501 free templates including Intros, Outros, Banners, Thumbnails, logos and more. These can be used with Sony Vegas, After Effects, Blender, Cinema 4D and Photoshop.
FCPXFREE is the place for Final Cut editors. They aim to be the internet’s number one site for all kinds of Free FCP X resources. You will find templates, tutorials, plugins, transitions and more. They currently list 1134 free items and growing!
More Free Video Assets Links
All the free stock is certainly worth checking out if you are looking for free footage, graphics, photos and images.
VideoLancer has a good selection of free After Effects projects including, transitions, call outs, sound effects and more.
Video and Filmmaker have also put together a great list of resources that I am sure you will find something from. Definitely recommended with free links for, MUSIC & SOUND FX, SOFTWARE & PLUGINS, VFX & EDITING, COLOR GRADING, STOCK IMAGES & FOOTAGE and much more.
ProFounder have 600+ free special effects for video editing: VFX & SFX, animations, overlays, footage’s, presets listed.
Editors Depot has free template downloads for After Effects, Sony Vegas, Cinema 4D and Blender.
Motion Stacks also has a great collection of free After Effects Templates & resources. Download and use in motion design, video production & animation.
BlueFX have some great free After Effects templates including their fabulous mini explainer template.
Luxury Leaks have a great Free After Effects Templates Mega List 2019 with 75+ Free Items.
Sellfy also have many creators with free video assets. Go to Google and type: Sellfy plus the asset you are looking for such as free After Effects or free motion graphics. Here are a few links to check out:
Look out for a future DVEYE post listing sites with the best free After Effects Templates and projects. Although this post is a little old it lists many sites with free after effects.
Search for Free After Effects Playlists on YouTube for 1000’s of free templates.
For more tools see the DVEYE Video Maker Tool Kit post, with free footage, editors, templates, FX, sounds, backgrounds, motion graphics, animations, cutters, trimmers, and much much more. Post one, Post two and Post three.
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