The following applications provide essential tools for enhancing the productivity of your video files.
Video 2 Photo
by Francis Bonnin
Video 2 Photo by Francis Bonnin is a great video tool for iOS that enables you to capture still frames from photos. Upon opening the app, you are prompted to import videos or live photos from your camera library. Once a file has been selected still images from your clip will be displayed in the form of a scrolling film strip. You can scroll through the stills from swiping up and down or dragging the slider down below. To save a photo from your video footage, select one of the thumbnails. Photos can be exported to your camera roll, Files, Open In, Email, Copy, Print, or Export Multiple Photos. Video 2 Photo debuted in 2011 and has continued to receive regular updates.
Video Toolbox is an all-in-one toolkit for the Mac that enables you to manage the information associated with your video, along with a variety of other functions. For example, VideoToolbox lets you trim, flip, rotate, and control the speed of video clips, create customized video thumbnails (visible in the Finder Window) and export files in multiple formats. To learn more read our detailed review.
by Perfect Pic LLC
Perfect Pic is another great video tool for iOS that enables you to selectively pull still images from your video footage. Launched in landscape or portrait views, the app offers a full display of your media files as rotating thumbnails that flip from left to right. After selecting a tile, the video clip is displayed in the same rotating tile format, enabling you to flip through your footage until you find a still to export. A slider along the bottom lets your browse through your footage a lot quicker. Three icons along the bottom increase or decease the scale of your images. The selected image is launched full screen with options along the bottom to add filters or crop your photo. The share icon lets you export your photo to your camera library, Facebook, Email, or Open In other applications. Perfect Pic debuted in 2012 and continues to receive regular updates.