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15 Top Creative Smoke Effects for Adobe After Effects Videos

15 Top Creative Smoke Effects for Adobe After Effects Videos

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Gritty dramas are on trend, and a well-produced, realistic smoke effect can tip your video over the edge of wowing your audience. Here, we've collected 15 Creative Smoke Effects for Adobe After Effects Videos from Videohive, so you can start knocking their socks off!

1. Smoke Effects Pack

Smoke Effects is a comprehensive set including animated backgrounds and text reveals, all of which are editable. Reminiscent of a Guillermo del Toro opener, it somehow manages to be both fantastical and gritty.

Smoke Effects Pack
Smoke Effects Pack

2. Smoke Logo Reveal

The pre-rendered smoke effects in this logo reveal will save you time and effort. Simply import your logo, include some text and then render in less than 10 minutes.

 

3. Six Smoke Logos

This pack is created using real smoke, shot with a square-shaped object where your logo will eventually appear. This creates an incredibly realistic smoke effect that will wow your audience.

Six Smoke Logos
Six Smoke Logos

4. Smoke Logo Reveal

Smoke Logo Reveal has an almost underwater quality to it. Ethereal and smooth, this is a classy way to display a logo on your project. You won’t need a plug-in to use this, but you will need to be on CS4 or higher.

Smoke Logo Reveal
Smoke Logo Reveal

5. Smoke Motion Logo Reveal

A simple, but effective reveal, Smoke Motion is an almost cartoon like depiction of smoke. This light, whimsical reveal will give your project a light-hearted boost.

Smoke Motion Logo Reveal
Smoke Motion Logo Reveal

6. Smoke & Mirrors Trailer

Oozing with drama, Smoke & Mirrors is a dynamic, dramatic promo trailer. You don’t need any plugins to use this template, and it boasts a user-friendly setup that’s perfect for beginners.

Smoke  Mirrors Trailer
Smoke & Mirrors Trailer

7. Smoke Ink Lower Thirds Pack

Visually interesting lower thirds can be difficult to find, but the Smoke Ink pack manages to balance aesthetics and functionality to create something that will really compliment your video.

Smoke Ink Lower Thirds Pack
Smoke Ink Lower Thirds Pack

8. Vintage Slideshow | Smoke Effect

Vintage Slideshow is a really versatile After Effects template including 15 media holders and 17 text holders. The project boasts a simple, modular structure, and you won’t need any plugins to use it. If you do get stuck, there’s a help file included.

Vintage Slideshow  Smoke Effect
Vintage Slideshow | Smoke Effect

9. Smoke Reveal Trailer

This is a smokin’ hot trailer… with 18 placeholders for text, 4 for video or photos, and 2 custom element 3D materials. The music used in the trail is included with this download.

Smoke Reveal Trailer
Smoke Reveal Trailer

10. Fiery Smoke Logo Reveal

Fiery Smoke Logo Reveal packs a punch and will undoubtedly impress your audience. A heady mix of gritty, dark smoke and light particle bokeh, this download is designed to dazzle.

Fiery Smoke Logo Reveal
Fiery Smoke Logo Reveal

11. Smoke/Fog Mystical Logo

A moody logo reveal, Smoke/Fog Mystical Logo download offers colour and size control so you can customise to suit your video.

SmokeFog Mystical Logo
Smoke/Fog Mystical Logo

12. Fog / Smoke Background

Simple but effective, Fog/Smoke does exactly what it advertises: the background is perfect for adding atmosphere to your video.

Fog  Smoke Background
Fog / Smoke Background

13. Smoke Collision Logo Reveal

Smoke colliding like a physical object may well blow your mind, but that's what this After Effects Template is all about! Colours, icons and of course, logos can all be changed.

Smoke Collision Logo Reveal
Smoke Collision Logo Reveal

14.  Smoke and Dust Opener

Looking at Smoke and Dust makes me pine for Game of Thrones. Full of drama and impact, this smoke effect opener prepares your audience for spectacle and excitement—maybe a dragon or two. Please?

Smoke And Dust Opener
Smoke And Dust Opener

15. Epic Smoke Opener

Epic Smoke Opener looks very real; because it is: 16 different versions were filmed to give you maximum choice when using this After Effects opener.

Epic Smoke Opener
Epic Smoke Opener

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