Artificial intelligence continues to mesmerize everyone, and the Runway Motion Brush is just another addition to the list. The tool is actually very interesting in that it went viral on social media as some people tried its features. Today, we will explain its details, features, and how to use it!
The spotlight now shines on Runway’s latest creation: the second generation of its Motion Brush tool. This cutting-edge tool has ignited a wave of excitement as it seamlessly integrates with popular generators, such as Midjourney, to breathe life into AI-generated images.
What is Runway Motion Brush?
Runway Motion Brush, a star player in Gen-2, emerges as a testament to the transformative potential of AI in creative realms. At its core, this tool possesses the enchanting ability to metamorphose static images into dynamic narratives with just a few clicks. It’s like waving a digital magic wand, ushering in a significant leap in video editing capabilities, delivering unmatched clarity and detail through its high-resolution prowess.
Motion brush in runway…damn good.
Much better control.
— Rory Flynn (@Ror_Fly) November 24, 2023
Creators across the spectrum are already immersing themselves in the magic of Motion Brush. Whether it’s trucks cruising down dusty roads, nature panoramas, animated people and animals, swirling leaves in the wind, or drifting clouds, this tool breathes life into static scenes. Runway has even showcased its versatility with examples ranging from cascading waterfalls and fish in a tank to dynamic fire and the wafting smoke from a burning cigarette.
Runway AI Gen-2 makes text-to-video AI generator a reality
— 遁一子 (@jesselaunz) November 27, 2023
How to use Runway Motion Brush
Today we're releasing new features and updates to provide more control, greater fidelity and even more expressiveness when using Runway.
We are excited to introduce Motion Brush, Gen-2 Style Presets, updated Camera Controls and more.
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— Runway (@runwayml) November 20, 2023
Using the Motion Brush is easy! Just follow these steps:
- Put Your Picture In: First, put your still picture into Runway.
- Choose Motion Brush: Click on the Motion Brush tool after you start with your picture.
- Draw and Highlight: Use the brush to draw on the part of the picture you want to move.
- Set Controls: Tell the tool which way you want things to move – up, down, left, right.
- Save and Make Video: Save your changes, then click a button to turn your picture into a video. You can make it longer if you want!
- Download and Share: Your moving picture is ready! You can download it, share it with friends, and use it in other editing tools.
RunwayML text to video and image to video features are here to change the game
Runway Motion Brush features and pricing
Motion Brush isn’t just about animation; it’s a toolkit for your creativity. Check out these features that add extra flair to your art:
- Motion Brush and Camera Controls: Make things move while the camera zooms or pans.
- Gen-2 Style Presets: Add style without needing prompts, making your content even better.
- Director Mode Updates: Fine-tune camera moves with precision in a fraction of a second.
The user interface is familiar, like most image or video editors. Your access depends on your pricing tier, ranging from basic to Enterprise. Currently, Motion Brush is in beta, meaning all Runway members can give it a try and explore the exciting possibilities of AI-driven creativity.
Besides Motion Brush, Runway has also introduced new Gen-2 Style Presets and updates to Camera Controls, showing their commitment to staying at the forefront of AI innovation. Dive into the future of creativity with Runway, where every image can become a canvas for something magical.
Featured image credit: Runway ML