Apple Motion 5 for Mac feature updates since October 2016

Here is a rundown of the new features added to Apple Motion 5 for Mac since 2016.

For details on stability improvements and issue fixes, visit Apple’s Motion release notes.

October 27, 2016:

Motion 5.3

Introduced on the same day as Final Cut Pro for Mac 10.3

April 13, 2017:

Motion 5.3.2

Introduced on the same day as Final Cut Pro 10.3.3

December 14, 2017:

Motion 5.4

Introduced on the same day as Final Cut Pro 10.4

April 9, 2018:

Motion 5.4.1

Introduced on the same day as Final Cut Pro 10.4.1

November 15, 2018:

Motion 5.4.2

Introduced on the same day as Final Cut Pro 10.4.4

March 21, 2019:

Motion 5.4.3

Introduced on the same day as Final Cut Pro 10.4.6

October 7, 2019:

Motion 5.4.4

Introduced on the same day as Final Cut Pro 10.4.7

August 25, 2020:

Motion 5.4.6

Introduced on the same day as Final Cut Pro 10.4.9

November 12, 2020:

Motion 5.5

Introduced on the same day as Final Cut Pro 10.5

March 4, 2021:

Motion 5.51

Introduced on the same day as Final Cut Pro 10.5.2

October 18, 2021:

Motion 5.6

Introduced on the same day as Final Cut Pro 10.6

April 12, 2022:

Motion 5.6.1

Introduced on the same day as Final Cut Pro for Mac 10.6.2

May 23, 2023:

Motion 5.6.4

Introduced on the same day as Final Cut Pro for Mac 10.6.6

September 19, 2023:

Motion 5.6.6

  • Support for ‘Apple Log’ encoded video recorded with iPhone 15 Pro and iPhone 15 Pro Max.
  • Support for iOS 17 Cinematic video

Introduced on the same day as Final Cut Pro for Mac 10.6.9

November 30, 2023:

Motion 5.7

  • Improved Object Tracker on Macs with Apple Silicon

Introduced on the same day as Final Cut Pro for Mac 10.7

7th December 2021

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14th December 2021

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