Top 7 tips to Use Quick time effectively

Most of the time, the QuickTime Player app is ignored because users think that it’s a video playback app and nothing else. We have discussed some useful stuff for making your videos more interesting.

Try recording audio and video: Using any built-in camera on your Mac, you can easily record your own video. You can also record audio using Mac’s built-in microphone, or external mic or a musical instrument which is connected with the USB cable.

Choose File > New Movie Recording, New Audio Recording or new screen recording. All you need to do is click on red Record button. It was observed that last option summarize a pane with the record button and a couple of audio options. You need to click it once to record the entire screen and then drag to a specific area in order to record. Once you are done with the recording, the file opens in QuickTime Player. So be sure in the selection process.

Present or record iPhone or iPad Screen: With the assistance of QuickTime Player, you can record the live pattern of whatever is happening on your iOS device. This option will be useful if you are using Mac for presentation purposes. To do so, you have to attach your iOS device to Mac via USB cable.

How to rotate or Flip a clip

Suppose you need to flip or rotate the video then go to Edit menu for the Rotate Left, Rotate Right, flip horizontal and flip vertical and use these commands. Most of the Mac user has gone blind by using this commands in iPhoto or Photos.

Make use of Split and combine video clips:  If you wish to take a video clip into two or more parts then open a file and choose View > Show Clips and then drag QuickTime Player to the spot where you want to spilt the video. Go to Edit > Split Clip and you can see the clips are highlighted in yellow. Besides, you can insert another clip or rearrange the clips by dragging them from left to right.  If you are planning to split the clip into three chunks, then it is possible to select the middle one and zap it by pressing the Delete key present on keyboard.

You can also export and share: You can select File > Export and get the usual resolutions for setting the iOS devices and Apple TV. Make use of the option called export audio only. The iTunes provides the same iOS and Apple TV settings and helps in sending the video file directly to the iTunes Library. You can also use File > Share option for quick sharing of files. The menu also includes Mail, Messages, AirDrop and social media Vimeo FaceBook, Flickr and YouTube. There is an option of saving your video file by File > Close and in the resulting dialog box, name your newly edited video and click Save