Which is better, After Effects or Motion?
This is something a lot of folks have asked about, so I thought I’d answer this question directly with my personal opinion:
After Effects is much better than Motion. It’s a lot more powerful and is considered to be the industry standard in motion graphics.
It also costs a lot more and isn’t as compatible with Final Cut Pro as Motion is.
Am I switching to After Effects from Motion? No, I’m not.
Motion is excellent for my needs, so it’s my tool of choice for motion graphics. I don’t need all the features of After Effects, and I don’t want to pay the higher price.
But there’s more to this comparison…