how to edit videos without leaving the application


We explain step by step how to use the free Google Photos video editor and all its functions.

The revamped Google Photos video editor It is now available to all users of the application. After announcing its arrival at the beginning of the year, the company has begun rolling out the upgrade that introduces the new advanced video editing features, which allow you to modify the clips saved in the gallery without the need to resort to third-party video editing apps.

It is one of the larger functions focused on the video section that have landed on Google Photos, with a large number of different tools and an interface that stands out for its ease of use. We are going to explain to you how to use the new video editor Google Photos, and what functions you should use to get more out of it.

The new Google Photos video editor

The new video editor for Google Photos.

All the functions of the new Google Photos video editor

Up to now, Google Photos only gave the possibility to rotate, crop or stabilize videos. With the latest app update, Google Photos now includes a much more powerful video editor, which includes functions like these:

  • Advanced cropping tool
  • Option to export frames
  • Option to remove audio from videos
  • Color correction tools (brightness, contrast, white balance, tint, temperature, or skin tone)
  • Filters
  • Drawing tools in videos
  • Option to combine multiple clips in the same video

Google Photos: How to Use Your Powerful New Video Editor

Broadly speaking, with this update to Google Photos, its video editor is at the level of the image editor included in the application. It is now possible to much more complex creations using native tools, without the need to resort to third-party tools.

How to edit videos without leaving Google Photos

As indicated at the beginning, the Google Photos editor has begun to reach the users of the Android application Recently. However, it may still take a few days to reach everyone. In any case, it is possible to download the APK of the latest version of Google Photos to force its appearance.

When the latest version of Google Photos installed, the steps to follow to edit a video using the new editor are as follows:

  1. Open Google Photos and find a video in your gallery.
  2. Tap on the video, and then tap on the "Edit" option.
  3. Scroll through the different options on the lower toolbar to choose which function you want to use. Depending on the chosen function, some tools or others will appear.

Google Photos: How to Use Your Powerful New Video Editor

One of the more interesting news from the editor are the artistic filters, which allow us to give our clips a different style through light and color effects. An interesting trick of this function is the possibility of change the intensity of the filters. To do this, after selecting a filter, just touch it again and drag the slider to increase or decrease its intensity.

All functions of the Google Photos video editor They are available for free, and do not require a subscription to Google One as they do with other tools in the application.

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