Using your iPhone or iPad, live photos are an imaginative and entertaining way to record your moments. They give your pictures a fresh perspective and give them motion and music. However, there are instances when you might wish to convert your Live Photos into a video for other purposes or to share with others.
Here’s a step-by-step tutorial for using your iPhone or iPad to convert your Live Photos into a video.
Turn Live Photos into Video on iPhone or iPad
To convert a Live Photo to a movie, open the Photos app on your iPhone or iPad and choose the desired image.
Press and hold the image to open the Effects panel.
To create a looping movie from your Live Photo, use the Loop button.
Tap the Long Exposure button to convert the Live Photo to a Long Exposure.
After selecting the desired outcome, press the Share button located in the lower left corner.
From the sharing sheet, choose the Save Video option.
Your Camera Roll will have a movie that you took using the Live Photo.
Turn Live Photos into Video on Mac
To convert a Live Photo to a movie, open the Photos program on your Mac and choose the desired image.
To export the photo, right-click it and choose “Export > Export Unmodified Original.”
Select the preferred file type, like MP4 or MOV, and then select “Export.”
On your Mac, the Live Photo will be stored as a video.
Creating a film from your Live Photos is an easy task that you can accomplish on your Mac or iPhone. Your Live Photos may be brought to life by turning them into a movie, which you can then use for creative projects or to share your memories with friends and family. Try it out and see what you can come up with!