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Animation Desk®

Create animations and cartoons

Android - Free iPhone/iPad - Free

Teacher Overview

Animation Desk is a lovely app for creating self-drawn cartoons and animations and is available for free on both Android and iOS. The app is wonderfully engaging and really unlocks the creativity of the user. As such it has uses across the whole curriculum; ICT for the principles of animation and sequencing, Art, English for reciting, drawing and imagining story sequences, Science for documenting experiments, Maths for creating animated sequences of shapes or numbers, History for charting historical events or Geography for geographical ones, such as animated explanations of volcanic eruptions rather simply labelling a static diagram, and so on.

Teacher Certification

-86400

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Developer Description

Draw you frame-to-frame animation from scratch, or create animations upon videos, images, PSD layers. Animation Desk supports multiple import and export formats, and lets you create and share animations right on your iPad and iPhone.

DRAW YOUR FRAME-TO-FRAME ANIMATION
• 46+ brushes
• Import video and photo to your animations
• Rotoscoping supported - transform your videos into line drawings
• Colored onion skinning (iPad only)
• Copy and paste tool (iPad only)
• Layers
• Perfect with Apple Pencil 1,2 , Wacom and Adonit styli

CREATE ANIMATIONS LIKE A PRO
• Combine multiple animation sequence into an animatic storyboard (iPad only)
• Photoshop layer compatible, export animation frames as Photoshop layers or import any Photoshop files to your animation project
• Advance frame manager: tag and make annotation on each frame (iPad only)
• Customizable shortcut bar (iPad only)
• Add music to your animations

PLAY
• set up any FPS (frame per second) as your like
• Play animation backward
• Replay your animation in loops

EXPORT OPTIONS
• MOV video, GIF, PSD layers
• PDF storyboard
• Animatic storyboard (iPad only)
• Export video in 16:9 and 3:4 screen ratio
• Share animations on AniZone, a community for creative artists.

* Premium features available with Creativity 365 or Animation Desk Pro subscription

SUBSCRIPTION OPTIONS
We offer awesome features in the free version, but if you are looking for something more, here are some options…

• Kdan Cloud 500GB
- Annual subscription: billed annually at $9.99/ year
- Monthly subscription: billed monthly at $3.99/ month
• Animation Desk Pro + 500 GB Kdan Cloud Storage:
- Annual subscription: billed annually at $15.99/year
- Quarterly subscription: billed quarterly at $15.99/quarter
- Monthly subscription: billed monthly at $3.99/ month
• Creativity 365 (free trial available) + 1 TB Kdan Cloud storage
- Annual subscription: billed annually at $59.99/year after 7-day trial ends
- Quarterly subscription: billed quarterly at $19.99/quarter after 3-day trial ends
- Monthly subscription: billed monthly at $9.99/monthly after 3-day trial ends

Any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when the user purchases a subscription to that publication, where applicable. Subscriptions will be charged through your iTunes account at the confirmation of purchase. Your subscriptions will automatically renew unless cancelled at least 24 hours before the end of current subscription period. Your iTunes account will be charged for renewal within 24-hour prior to the end of the current period, for the same duration and at the current subscription price. You may manage your subscriptions in your iTunes Account Settings after purchase. No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during an active subscription period.

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