free preset


Find the right colors for your background, graphic, footage!

for After Effects

Fancy Colors is  the answer when you scratch your head trying to find cool, nice color schemes for your gradient, background, motion graphic… Apply Fancy Colors and go through the 16 fancy color palettes and with the power of Permutation, find THE right colors! You can create your own custom palette too or go wild and use the Random Palette feature but, hey… It’s random.

Fancy Colors is a free preset for After Effects.

for AE CC 2017 & up


1. Download it

2. Unzip and copy/paste the folder THE WAENDERER in
PC –  Program Files / Adobe / After Effects XX / Support Files / Presets
MAC –  Applications / ADOBE After Effects XX / Presets
if you already have a THE WAENDERER folder, simply copy/paste the content of this folder)


1. Type “tw ” in the searchbar of the Effects & Presets window OR FX Console and select “Fancy Colors“.

2. Apply Fancy Colors on your layer/comp or on an Adjustment layer if you have several layers. 

REMARK : Your graphics must have colors for Fancy Colors to work, it can just be a Black & White scheme!