Our Top Styles for Sports Videos

Moira West


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When you’re capturing the excitement of sport photography on video, you need a style that helps your fans get into the game day spirit. So we’ve put together a list of styles for sporting events that’ll make you cheer. Take a look:

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The Arena

Step into the zone with this sporty style, where athletes and teams take to the field to show off their prowess.

Make a video with The Arena


Co-designed with the team at Seniors Ignite, this fun style uses bursts of subtle filters to give it a contemporary look.

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Clean Lines

Comprised of clean, simple lines and sliding panels, this architectural style is ideal for adding movement and interest to your play-by-play photos.

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Turn up the heat with this fiery style, where the embers cast a glow on your team’s images and video clips.

Make a video with Fire


In this flowing style, images unfold in a sleek pattern, echoing the precision of great athletes.

Make a video with Amethyst


Square photos are the perfect fit for sharing your memories in this fun and simple style.

Make a video with 1:1

You can use video all year to showcase athletes training, to remind fans to come to games, or to recap important matches. But if you do make a sports video, don’t forget to share it in the comments below, or reach out on Facebook or Twitter by tagging @Animoto.