Action Movie FX adds Star Trek effects, donates proceeds to 9/11 veterans

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Action Movie FX adds Star Trek effects, donates proceeds to 9/11 veterans

The newly updated Action Movie FX includes five available effects from “Star Trek Into Darkness.” And three of them are free!

(Credit: Screenshot by Rick Broida/CNET)

One of my favorite apps of 2012, Bad Robot Interactive’s Action Movie FX, just got even better.

Available for iOS, the app lets you add Hollywood-style special effects to videos you’ve shot with your iPhone or iPad.

What kinds of effects? Suppose you’re making a movie that involves blowing up a car (as all good movies should). Action Movie FX includes a missile-attack sequence that ends with a gorgeous fiery explosion. All you do is record at least 5 seconds of video (in this case, footage of your car), then wait for the app to render the effect.

When it’s done, you’ll see that missile sequence overlaid on the clip you just shot. If the timing didn’t work exactly right, you can adjust it in “postproduction.” And you can save the clip to your Camera Roll for use elsewhere; it’s not locked into Action Movie FX.

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Action Movie FX adds Star Trek effects, donates proceeds to 9/11 veterans

Action Movie FX adds Star Trek effects, donates proceeds to 9/11 veterans

 

Action Movie FX adds Star Trek effects, donates proceeds to 9/11 veterans

 

Action Movie FX adds Star Trek effects, donates proceeds to 9/11 veterans

 

Action Movie FX adds Star Trek effects, donates proceeds to 9/11 veterans

 

Action Movie FX adds Star Trek effects, donates proceeds to 9/11 veterans

Action Movie FX adds Star Trek effects, donates proceeds to 9/11 veterans

Action Movie FX adds Star Trek effects, donates proceeds to 9/11 veterans

Action Movie FX adds Star Trek effects, donates proceeds to 9/11 veterans

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