Animation Apps

App Focus/Use Comments
ZU3D ZU3D
Create your own animation by taking pictures, importing & recording sounds then adding titles, credits and speech bubbles.
Many schools are using ZU3D on their PCs. This App looks and operates in exactly the same way. Also comes with a bank of sound effects and background music.
Puppet Pals HD Puppet Pals HD
Develops creative thinking. Good for developing other people's perspectives and thinking. Pupils can record their own voices and sounds in real time as they move the characters on stage.
Purchase the Director's Pass to get all the extra scenes and characters. Cut out extra characters from the Camera Roll or import transparent PNG files via iTunes.
Smoovie Smoovie
Stop-frame animation with precision editing and multiple scenes.
Can copy and paste multiple images from the Camera Roll. To add sound effects, speech and music, completed animations need to be opened in iMovie for further editing.
iStopMotion iStopMotion
As well as stop motion animation, the iStopMotion can also record time-lapse sequences.
Has the ability to use an iPhone, iPod Touch or a second iPad as a remote camera (via wi-fi) by using the Remote Camera App
Animation Desk Animation Desk
Draw and animate your own ideas with a fully featured animation studio.
Can also create animated e-cards with your own pictures and drawings.
I Can Animate I Can Animate
The iPad's version of the software which is also available on the PC and Mac.
Can transfer animations between iPad and desktop. Can also import animations into iMovie for further editing.
DoInk DoInk Animation & Drawing
Powerful vector drawing and animation app which alsp allows key framing and motion paths.
Drag and drop drawings onto the canvas, then use the timeline to animate the drawings.
Animate It Animate It
Make your own animations with the help of Aardman Animations Studios, creators of Wallace & Gromit! This simple, easy to use animation app will have you creating your own stop-motion animations in no time!
Also has time-lapse recording function. To add sound effects, speech and music, completed animations need to be opened in iMovie for further editing.