Whether you want to give context to a scene, create a smooth transition between takes, or simply delight an audience with gorgeous visuals, stock video footage can be just what your audiovisual project needs. And here are 18 of the most stunning examples you can find in this new category on Envato Elements.
This 10 second, 4k video, shows a time lapse of a pink, purple, and blue dusk sky atop a peaceful and lonely lake.
2. Full Moon
A full and radiant moon peeks and hides from behind a thin veil of clouds on a dark sky in this 10 second video.
3. Water Drop
This mesmerizing video displays the effect a single droplet has on a body of water, along with the ripples it creates.
The gears of a ticking clock can be stunning in their own right. This stock video footage is a visual testimony to the passage of time.
Who knew beer could be visually awe-inspiring? This video presents a yellow whirlpool of beer in slow motion.
Nothing says “celebration” like fireworks in the night sky. Add a festive edge to your project with this exciting display.
In this next video, you can make out the shapes of a happy and energetic crowd enjoying a night at a party, concert, or club.
Powerful, intimidating, and enticing, this cloudy sky with dramatic lightning makes for a completely electrifying video.
9. Retina Eye
In this next stock video, you’ll see an extreme close-up of a pupil in action, as it expands and contracts to let the light in.
10. Birds and Ocean
A wave splashes on rocks as the silhouette of doves spread their wings to set flight in this 11 second nature video.
Aside from stunning you, this 35 second video of dark, thick chocolate being poured will make you hungry.
Nature can create some absolutely beautiful moments, like the one captured in this stock video footage of a plum garden blooming.
Chemistry can be visually majestic, too. In this video, reds, yellows, and oranges explode in a rapid chemical reaction.
There’s something magical about snow flurries that precipitate to the ground on a dark night, and this video shows it.
The elegance of the red lionfish as it swims, and the deep blue color of the water, make this video a striking sight.
This stock video footage shows night life viewed through a static low angle and framed by a charmingly lit skyline.
This video is almost the exact opposite of the previous one: it’s an aerial shot that travels through the frosty landscape of a snowy forest.
You can practically feel the warmth emanating from this next video. Not to mention, how hypnotic the dance the steam does is.
Whether you choose one of the examples mentioned in this list, or search through Envato Elements beautiful selection, you’re sure to acquire stock video footage that will give your audiovisual project the extra appeal it needs.