For those who don’t know this by now, a time-lapse video is simply a collection of photos that are taken over a longer period of time and are played backwards at the same speed as a regular video.
This article will help you understand how you can record a time-lapse video on your iPhone, using the time-lapse mode in the camera, which will eventually turn a regular iPhone video into a time-lapse one.
Keep on reading to find out more on how to time-lapse a video on your iPhone.
In the most simple explanation, time-lapse means a photographic technique that is used to speed up the perception of time. Therefore, a time-lapse video would essentially mean a series of photos shown in quick succession. As an example, the result can be a great compression of time so it seems that flowers quickly bloom or when a day turns to night in the blink of an eye.
The iPhone's camera has this option known as ‘time-lapse’ for you to switch between video and still photo mode. Actually, when you choose the time-lapse mode, your iPhones’ camera will automatically record a video. So even though your phone’s camera will do all the work, you have to set it up straight? and here is how:
Things to keep in mind when you record a time-lapse video on iPhone:
Once you select the time-lapse option with its speed, there is no way you can change it. However, some apps can give you some control over the time-lapse features.
Yes, you can do it and this is available by using your Photos app just like you would crop any other video on your phone. So, to be reassured that this is the process to do it, check out these steps:
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You can do this by using the iMovie app. This will allow your regular video to be in time-lapse mode and to do it, you just need to follow these couple of steps:
Important info: If you don’t see your exported video in your Photo library, maybe you don’t have enough space to store it. Therefore, clear up your memory space on your iPhone.
If you like taking screenshots with your iPhone, but accidentally deleted some that you didn't mean to, check out how to recover deleted screenshots.