How to Edit Slow-Motion Video on iPhone

In a previous tip we went over how to make a slow-motion video with the Slo-mo feature of your iPhone's native camera app; in this tip, we'll learn how to edit your Slo-mo video. After you’ve taken your video, you can edit it to choose at which point you want the slow motion to begin and end. Let's get started learning how to edit slow-motion videos on the iPhone. 

Related: How to Edit & Share Memories Videos in the Photos App on Your iPhone 

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To get started editing:

  • Tap the photo viewer from Camera app or open your Photos app to edit. 
  • Once you’ve located the slow-motion video you want to edit, open it, then tap Edit.

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  • Below your video, you’ll see your recording shot-by-shot with a second bar above.

  • Drag the lines on either side of the spectrum to adjust when the Slo-mo starts and ends.

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  • Tap Done.

  • If you decide you liked the original video better, tap Edit again and select Revert.

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Leanne Hays is a Feature Web Writer at iPhone Life.  She loves reading and blogging, and is never without a book in her purse or an audiobook on her phone. Short-term goals include finishing painting her house and starting an aquaponics farm, long-term goals include a bike tour of Italy and writing a novel.