What is FX Playground?
FX Playground is a collection of visual textures for storytellers, compositors, animators, editors, filmmakers and motion designers. 4K and HD video clips to help spark an idea or mix into a bigger composition as overlays, blends, composites, textures, backgrounds, cutaway shots or design projects.
The collection is always expanding. Feel free to reach out and let us know if there’s something specific you’d like to see. firstname.lastname@example.org
What camera systems are used to film the clips on the site?
Red Epic Dragon, Sony, Canon & Panasonic camera systems
What formats & codecs (compression) are used on the clips?
ProRes 4444 & 442 (.mov) & MPEG-4 (.mp4). Bit rates on MPEG-4 (.mp4) clips are typically 100 MBPS or higher.
Does FX Playground offer discounts?
We offer Volume Discounts. The more clips you purchase, the bigger the discount. Purchase 5 clips and save 20% at checkout. Purchase 10 clips and save 40% at checkout. Also, look for discounts offers on FX Playground Instagram page.
How do I download clips I purchase?
Upon purchase you will receive an email with links to your files. Use those links to directly download the clips.
How many times can I download?
Three (3). If you need more just contact us and we will reactivate your links.
Do clips include Alpha Channels, Z-Depth Channels or Audio Channels?
The clip preview pages will have info about the channels included with each clip, as well as resolution, frame rate, duration and file size information. No audio unless otherwise labeled.
What if I have problems downloading or playing the clips?
Email us at email@example.com with a brief summary of the issue and we will help you out.
Are there free clips available on the site?
Type “free” into the search bar for free HD clips.