The iPad tablet, in general, means a lot of things, and all of them good.The larger screens, the plethora of apps, and the built-in cellular and Wi-Fi connectivity make iPads ideal for seasoned videographers and newbies alike. Take a look at our favorites in the best video editing apps for iPad to help you shoot, edit, and share your movies!
The benchmark video app, iMovie should have a home on every iOS device. For starters it makes it ridiculously easy to splice together footage shot on your iPhone or iPad. Grab any clip, or multiple clips, from your iPad and easily share or turn it into a beautiful home movie complete with titles and transitions. With a new iOS 7 interface and new additions such as speed adjustment, full timeline controls and picture-in-picture, the app is a fully functional mobile video editing platform. It supports intuitive features such as tapping to add videos, photos and sound effects, and drag to trim video length.
$4.99 (free for new iPad owners) – Download Now
While iMovie is great at what it does, it’s clearly geared more towards casual use. So if you’re looking step it up to the next level, try Pinnacle Studio. For starters, it is a fully functional and professional video editing app for iPad which lets you do just about anything. Editing videos, photos and audio is a breeze, mostly due to its easy to use interface and various editing options. Given the extensive functionality of the app it is mostly suited to the serious video editors out there who need functions such as a voice over option, sound effects, media organiser and movie enhancer – however it’s so easy to use that even beginners can create some pretty decent vids without being overwhelmed.
$12.99 – Download Now
If you’re after a one stop shop for video capturing, editing and viewing videos, Videon could be what you’re after.Videon offers lots of unique capture features such as the ability to switch between front and rear cameras while recording, video stabilization, an audio meter, and much more. When it comes time to edit your clips, Videon does that too complete with color correction filters, effects, real time previews, and more.
$4.99 – Download Now
If your favourite word is “free,” check out Cinefy. It isn’t technically a video editing suite but it is an incredibly useful app for creating and sharing your video clips.Cinefy provides hours of fun for those looking to play with special effects on their videos. Why hours? Cinefy has over ONE HUNDRED special effects and animations!
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