particleIllusion VFX Plugins


With particleIllusion for After Effects visual artists like you can create brilliant particle effects with access to over 3,000 existing preset "emitters."

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Multiple, easy-to-use parameters allow for customization of high-quality work. The ability to utilize particleIllusion's effects within After Effects allows you to craft the native visual pieces swiftly and efficiently. Additionally, the 2D particle generation engine gives GenArts' particleIllusion for After Effects the power that we know artists appreciate and need.

Features Benefits
  • Integrated into After Effects
  • Open GL rendering
  • Over 3,000 presets with new emitter presets released regularly
  • Built-in search function for finding the perfect effect quickly
  • Endless creative possibilities
  • Ultra-fast rendering
  • Ever-expanding creative toolset
  New License
for After Effects $299

All prices in USD

Host Platform OS
  • Adobe After Effects CS5 / CS5.5 / CS6 / CC
  • Mac OS X 10.6.8 "Snow Leopard"
  • Mac OS X 10.7 "Lion"
  • Mac OS X 10.8 "Mountain Lion"
  • Mac OS X 10.9 "Mavericks"
  • Windows 7 (64-bit)
  • Windows 8 (64-bit)


Which Version of Sapphire is Right for Me?
  Sapphire Sapphire Edge
User Goal

Creative Freedom
Maximum Productivity
High-Quality Results

Preset Looks
Maximum Speed
High-Quality Results
Design Freedom High Design Control
Maximum Flexibility
Simplified Control Set
Extensive Preset Library
VFX Role

Ideal for:

Film Compositors
Broadcast Editors
Motion Graphic Artists

Ideal for:

Professional Videographers
Video Editors

Industry TV, Film, Broadcast
Wedding, Events,
Online Advertising
Platform All Host Platforms Premiere Pro
Final Cut Pro
Sony Vegas Pro
Price Starting at $1,699 $299
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Starting at $299