The Wonder of Zu3D

Zu3D is powerful yet easy-to-use animation software.
Packed with features including, unlimited video and audio tracks, green screening, rig removal, automagic frame capture and much much more.

It has been around since 2010, and has evolved hugely over the years.
Now a fully functional, very powerful, (if a little quirky), animation creation studio. It is installed locally and is compatible with Windows and Macs, there is also a Zu3D iPad app.

Why not download Zu3D now for free and give it a try.

Zu3D Animation:

  • Bring stories to life through the magic of stop-motion animation.
  • If you can imagine it, you can make it with Zu3D.
    • Green screening, rig-removal, drawing tools and unlimited layers of video and audio mean the only limit really is your imagination.
  • Zu3D was originally designed with children for children.
  • It combines ease of use with comprehensive features.
  • Used by tens of thousands of animators of all ages, across the world.
  • The ease of use makes Zu3D the perfect place to start animating.
  • The powerful features mean you are never limited in bringing your ideas to life.
  • Used in thousands of schools.
  • Work with any webcam or smartphone / tablet acting as a wireless high resolution camera.
  • Animating in Zu3D can cover almost the whole curriculum, including STEM, literacy and permformance.
    • Telling stories.
    • Modelling processes.
    • Animating algorithms.
Screenshot of Zu3D showing a paper cut-out dragon green screened onto a live-action school background

Zu3D Animation Kit

The Zu3D animation kit makes a wonderful gift, with everything you need and more to help get you creating your very own awesome stop motion adventures!

Our Award-Winning Animation Kit comprises of The Zu3D Animation Handbook - top tips to get you started off! A fully adjustable 'HD' Animation-Webcam, 2 Perpetual Zu3D software licences - animate on PCs, Macs or iPads! Cardboard 'Set' with double-sided animation background, 8 strips of modelling clay in an assortment of colours AND a'Green Screen' foam setup to unlock limitless possibilities!

This magnificent kit provides everyone all the tools they need to do so much more than any free app or download ever could!

Find out more here

Educational licences available

Zu3D is used in thousands of schools around the world, helping to engage children and bring the curriculum to life. Whether it is to enhance literacy skills or explain a science topic, Zu3D allows children to quickly and easily create mini movies to demonstrate their knowledge.

We sell site licences for Zu3D, which allow you to install Zu3D on all the computers and iPads in your school or educational establishment, this licence also allows students to install Zu3D at home!

Wee also supply Animation bundles, so you can buy your animation accessories in bulk, webcams, animation theatres and modelling clay. Have a look at our store to find out more. If you’re not sure what you need, please get in touch and we will be happy to advise you and provide a bespoke quote. We also accept school purchase orders and can invoice the school through our store

Find more information about using Zu3D in schools