Synfig Studios Review

By Prisim Animations Staff Avery Tyler

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Synfig is an open-source, 2D vector graphics and timeline-based animation software available on Linux, Windows & Mac. The software is a great alternative to pay-to-use software with its large array of tools and is compatible with people of all skill levels!


  • Free-To-Use
  • Synfig comes with a large variety of animation tools like onion skins, rendering tools, vector tools, etc
  • A lot of technical functions & tools that sets it apart from other free animation software
  • Pretty easy to use layout
  • Cons

  • Drawing with Synfig is difficult compared to other software, it's easier to design with the lines & shapes tools built-in
  • Layout takes some time to get used to
  • Conclusion

    Overall when it comes to looking for free animation software, Synfig is an excellent option for those looking to make great videos! As an animation software, Synfig works excellently with its great variety of tools and functions. The only downside is with its drawing, but if you're not too art savvy or just new to animation in general, Synfig is a great choice to go with!