Remember Lottie? It’s a library that can play back animations in React (Native) using a JSON file. One would define the animation in After Effects, and then export it to a JSON file for Lottie to use.
But what if you don’t have After Effects? And is AE really the tool to do this job? Enter Haiku, an app that works with Sketch files to start building your animation with:
We designed Haiku from the ground up for animating UI components. Like Sketch, it is a simple tool with a specific purpose, and like AE, it is compatible with Lottie.
And if the Haiku UI reminds you of Macromedia Flash … yeah, totally 🙂