How To Speed Up A Video

Speed up your footage to add some style to your edits. Filming over a long time? Increase the speed by a few hundred percent to create your own timelapse. Or combine sped up shots with slow footage to make slick speed ramps and increase the production value of your video. Read on to find out how to speed up a video in VideoStudio Pro.

1. Install VideoStudio

To install VideoStudio video editing software on your PC, download and run the installation file above. Continue following on-screen instructions to complete the setup process.

2. Select the Time Remapping Tool

Select the video clip on the timeline that you wish to speed up, right-click and select Time Remapping from the context menu.

Time Remapping

3. Select a Portion of Your Clip

In the Time Remapping window, scrub through the video to figure out where you want to speed up the video. Click the Play button or drag the scrubber to the position you want, and click the Mark In button and Mark Out button to choose a segment of the clip that you want to work with. If you want to select the whole video clip, press the mark in button at the beginning of the clip, and the mark out button at the end of it. The white line indicates a marked segment of the clip. Note: The playback controls let you navigate through the original version of the clip.

4. Adjust the Speed of Your Video Clip

With your segment highlighted, Click the Speed button , and drag the slider to modify the speed of your video playback. Drag the slider to the right to speed up the video; drag to the left to slow down the video. If you want to gradually apply the speed change, you can mark the Ease in and Ease out check boxes. Note: When you change the speed of a clip, the audio is removed.

5. View and Adjust

Click the Play the time remapping result button to preview and play the result. If you want add another speed effect, mark the in and out segments and apply the effect, or to remove an effect, click the corresponding thumbnail, and click the Remove selected clips button.

VideoStudio does more than just speed up videos

Check out some of the other video editing features in VideoStudio, like reverse video, freeze videos, use a green screen, and more! Create high quality videos in a fun and easy to use video editor and make your movies stand out more than ever.

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