Trapcode Tao 1.2

PART OF THE TRAPCODE SUITE
Animate

Animate

Powerful offset tools make it easy to animate your extruded paths and geometries.

Repeat

Create intricate, complex geometric designs using 2 sets of repeaters.

Repeat
Looping

Looping

Loop animations for motion graphics and backgrounds with Trapcode Tao’s powerful offset and looping system.

Lighting

Illuminate your motion graphics with After Effects lights, specialized Tao Lumi lights, or Image Based Lighting for fast and realistic renders.

Lighting
Materials and Textures

Materials and Textures

Create photoreal motion graphics with textures and included reflection/environment maps. Tao includes 14 HDRI maps for use in your work.

Depth Of Field (NEW)

Create camera-realistic blurs for your Tao objects, based on their distance from the After Effects 3D camera. The new Depth of Field effect makes it easy to integrate Tao into your live action shots and motion graphics.

Depth of Field
Taper

Taper

Taper your paths and geometries and then animate their growth, for organic looking motion designs.

Second-Pass Wireframe

Add a second-pass wireframe on top of your Tao geometries. Great for creating stylized or vector-style imagery.

Second-Pass Wireframe
Fractal Distortions

Fractal Distortions

Choose from regular, Multi, SmoothRidge, Multi SmoothRidge for varying organic displacements of the Tao geometries.

Presets

Includes 25 fully-customizable presets to get you started in your motion graphics work.

TAO Presets
GPU-Accelerated

GPU-Accelerated

Tao runs on OpenGL, giving you incredibly fast feedback and rendering.

Free

Did you know you can try Red Giant products? Trial installers are available to test things out on your system and, aside from time restrictions or watermarks, are fully functional!

Upgrade

If you have an older version of a product, you are eligible for an upgrade at a discounted price. Upgrades save you money while keeping you current.

Students & Teachers

If you are a student or teacher, you are eligible for 50% off all of our products. It takes just a few minutes to set up your academic status.

Businesses

We offer special rates and services for businesses making volume purchases of our products. Connect with us to learn more.