Any suggestions on creating more advanced animations?

We’re looking to include more advanced animations than the ones natively available. How would I go about achieving this?

We support Quicktime Animation mov files with transparent backgrounds so you can create layered transitions like this:

The graphic is just stock from Envato Elements. But this could have been a fancy title animation.

I have been playing around with frame by frame animations and have made some pretty cool ones. In my app I have a feature where I can upload game sprite character sequences and then send them to shotstack, sometimes it’s 30 images that makes a 3 second little video of a pirate chopping someone’s head off. I will post a sample here in a second.

Here is just one of the little videos where I was playing around with the frame by frame animations.