Trapcode Suite

Trapcode Shine 2

Ultra-fast, 3D light ray effects in After Effects and Premiere Pro

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Trapcode Shine is an After Effects plugin from Red Giant for motion graphics and VFX
Save $690 when you buy Trapcode Shine as part of Trapcode Suite. Learn More

Motion Graphics

Trapcode Shine is a plugin for After Effects that brings light and life into your motion graphics and VFX.

Trapcode Shine - Motion Graphics

Natural Light

Give your footage the natural effect of sunshine through clouds, headlights in fog, or underwater light rays.

Trapcode Shine - Natural Light Rays

3D Camera-Aware

Trapcode Shine 2 includes a host of new features for creating 3D camera-aware volumetric effects.

Trapcode Shine - 3D Camera


Choose from our Trapcode Shine presets, designed to give you a head start. Every preset is fully-customizable.

Trapcode Shine - Presets


Host Applications

Adobe After Effects CC (2018), CC (2017), CC (2015.3), CC (2015), CC (2014)

Adobe Premiere Pro CC (2018), CC (2017), CC (2015.3), CC (2015), CC (2014)


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Operating Systems
Apple Macintosh
  • Mac OS X 10.10
  • Mac OS X 10.11
  • Mac OS X 10.12
  • Mac OS X 10.13
  • 4 GB of RAM
  • 30 MB of Hard Drive space
  • Windows 7 64-bit
  • Windows 8 64-bit
  • Windows 10 64-bit
  • 4 GB of RAM
  • 30 MB of Hard Drive space


Get up to speed with the following resources.

Trapcode Shine Tutorials


Watch our getting started videos to get up to speed with Trapcode Shine or browse our other tutorials.

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Trapcode Shine User Guide

User Guide

This user guide has been designed to help you get comfortable with all of the tools and features of Trapcode Shine.

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Trapcode Shine Support


Browse our FAQ section for Trapcode Shine to find quick answers to the most common questions.

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Save $690, Buy The Suite

Save big with Trapcode Suite, the industry-standard package for motion graphics.

Trapcode 3D Stroke$70.00
Trapcode Echospace$70.00
Trapcode Form$140.00
Trapcode Horizon$70.00
Trapcode Lux$140.00
Trapcode Mir$70.00
Trapcode Particular$280.00
Trapcode Shine$70.00
Trapcode Sound Keys$140.00
Trapcode Starglow$70.00
Trapcode Tao$70.00
Total Purchased Separately$1,689.00
Trapcode Suite (The Complete Set Of 11 Tools)$700.00


Choose the option that’s right for you.

Trapcode Shine

Part of Trapcode Suite
$ 99 00

Ultra-fast, 3D light ray effects in After Effects and Premiere Pro

Our volume program is available to customers ordering 5 or more suite licenses. Prices listed are per individual seat. Individual products do not qualify.

Trapcode Shine

Part of Trapcode Suite
$ 49 00

Ultra-fast, 3D light ray effects in After Effects and Premiere Pro

Students and teachers are eligible for the 50% discount shown above. If you are a university or school looking to buy our software for labs or classrooms, please visit our Volume Program page to learn more about our flexible volume licensing deals.