What You Will Need
Before we start, you will need to make sure you have the following:
- An iPhone that supports live photos
- The live photo that you want to turn into a video
- The latest version of the iMovie app installed on your iPhone
Step 1: Open iMovie
To start, open the iMovie app on your iPhone. If you don’t have it installed, you can download it from the App Store.
Step 2: Create a New Project
Once you have opened iMovie, tap on “Create Project” and choose “Movie”.
Step 3: Add the Live Photo to iMovie
Now, tap on the “Media” button and select the live photo that you want to turn into a video. Drag and drop it into the timeline.
Step 4: Adjust the Video Length
By default, iMovie will set the video length to the duration of the live photo. However, you can adjust the length by tapping on the live photo and dragging the edges to the desired length.
Step 5: Add Music (Optional)
If you want to add some music to your video, tap on the “+” button and select “Audio”. Choose a song from your music library and drag it into the timeline.
Step 6: Add Effects (Optional)
You can also add some effects to your video by tapping on the “+” button and selecting “Effects”. Choose an effect that you like and drag it into the timeline.
Step 7: Preview and Export
Once you are happy with your video, tap on the “Play” button to preview it. If you are satisfied, tap on the “Share” button and choose how you want to export it.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Can I turn any live photo into a video?
Yes, you can turn any live photo into a video using the iMovie app.
Can I add text to my video?
Yes, you can add text to your video by tapping on the “+” button and selecting “Titles”.
Can I edit my video after exporting it?
No, once you have exported your video, you cannot edit it anymore using iMovie.
Can I share my video directly from iMovie?
Yes, you can share your video directly from the iMovie app to social media platforms like Facebook and YouTube.
Turning a live photo into a video is a great way to relive a special moment and share it with others. With the iMovie app, it’s easy to create a professional-looking video with just a few taps. So, go ahead and give it a try!