Application to put music on video: learn how to use InShot | Editing and creation

Application to put music on video: learn how to use InShot | Editing and creation

The user can put music on video with the InShot application, a mobile image editor with interesting tools. Originally developed to post photos and clips on Instagram without cropping, the app today has several features. Among them, is the ability to insert sound in videos, which can be shared on various social networks, such as Facebook, WhatsApp and YouTube, in addition to Instagram itself.

The free app to download and is available for Android and iPhone (iOS). The procedure for including audio file in a clip is very similar on both platforms and, thus, the tutorial below made on Android 8 (Oreo) can be followed by all users.

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Application to put music on video: learn how to use InShot Photo: Anna Kellen Bull / dnetcApplication to put music on video: learn how to use InShot Photo: Anna Kellen Bull / dnetc

Application to put music on video: learn how to use InShot Photo: Anna Kellen Bull / dnetc

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Step 1. Open InShot. To record a new video, touch the camera icon and select the "Record video" option. Shoot normally and, when finished, skip to step 3, starting from the second image;

Option to record new video from InShot Photo: Reproduction / Raquel FreireOption to record new video from InShot Photo: Reproduction / Raquel Freire

Option to record new video from InShot Photo: Reproduction / Raquel Freire

Step 2. If you want to use a video from your phone's gallery, tap the "Video" button. Then, give the app access to your device's gallery;

Permission to access the device's gallery to the InShot app Photo: Reproduo / Raquel FreirePermission to access the device's gallery to the InShot app Photo: Reproduo / Raquel Freire

Permission to access the device's gallery to the InShot app Photo: Reproduo / Raquel Freire

Step 3. At the top of the screen, select the directory where the video is stored. Touch the desired file to select it. With the video already on the edit screen, select the "Music" tool;

Video loaded on the InShot editing screen Photo: Reproduo / Raquel FreireVideo loaded on the InShot editing screen Photo: Reproduo / Raquel Freire

Video loaded on the InShot editing screen Photo: Reproduo / Raquel Freire

Step 4. InShot has a music gallery in the "Highlights" tab. To place a track that is on your phone, go to the "My music" tab, tap the desired audio file and press the "Use" button;

Selection of audio file that will be used together with the video in InShot Photo: Reproduction / Raquel FreireSelection of audio file that will be used together with the video in InShot Photo: Reproduction / Raquel Freire

Selection of audio file that will be used together with the video in InShot Photo: Reproduction / Raquel Freire

Step 5. The first time you use the music feature in InShot, the app will display a short tutorial on how to use the tool. Tap "Ok" to close the message and go to the music editor. Note that there are two bars in the editor: one with the video and one with the audio, which will be aligned by default. Press play to play the files simultaneously;

Video music editor in the InShot application Foto: Reproduo / Raquel FreireVideo music editor in the InShot application Foto: Reproduo / Raquel Freire

Video music editor in the InShot application Foto: Reproduo / Raquel Freire

Step 6. Drag the music bar to the right if you want the sound to start after the video. Press the "play" button to check the result. Repeat the procedure of dragging the bar and playing the video until the sound is starting at the right time. When the assembly is as desired, press the "check" button;

Adjustment at the beginning of audio in video edited in the InShot app Photo: Reproduction / Raquel FreireAdjustment at the beginning of audio in video edited in the InShot app Photo: Reproduction / Raquel Freire

Adjustment at the beginning of audio in video edited in the InShot app Photo: Reproduction / Raquel Freire

Step 7. You can continue editing your video by applying filters and stickers or using other editor tools (for the purposes of this tutorial, we will focus only on the music insertion function). When everything is ready, press the "save" button. Leave the "Keep draft" box checked and tap "Save" again;

Video with music inserted in the InShot app being saved Photo: Reproduo / Raquel FreireVideo with music inserted in the InShot app being saved Photo: Reproduo / Raquel Freire

Video with music inserted in the InShot app being saved Photo: Reproduo / Raquel Freire

Step 8. Select the quality of your video. Remember that the higher the resolution, the larger the file and the longer the app takes to convert. Wait for InShot to produce a new file with the audio and video combined;

Definition of video quality for InShot conversion Photo: Reproduction / Raquel FreireDefinition of video quality for InShot conversion Photo: Reproduction / Raquel Freire

Definition of video quality for InShot conversion Photo: Reproduction / Raquel Freire

Step 9. Your video is ready to be shared. Select one of the social networks suggested by InShot in addition to Instagram, WhatsApp and Facebook, the bar also displays Messenger, YouTube, Twitter and email. If you don't want any of these apps, tap "Other" and choose the app of your choice. Complete the sharing according to the selected platform.

Video with music added in the InShot app being shared on Faceboook Photo: Reproduo / Raquel FreireVideo with music added in the InShot app being shared on Faceboook Photo: Reproduo / Raquel Freire

Video with music added in the InShot app being shared on Faceboook Photo: Reproduo / Raquel Freire

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