Snap launches Story Studio app, a more advanced video editor

(Pocket-lint) – Snap introduced a new standalone video editing app for iPhone users. It’s called Story Studio.

First announced in May 2021, Story Studio offers more advanced editing options for vertical videos, giving you finer control over things like text and AR lenses. It even lets you apply a trendy sound. The edited videos can be exported directly to Snapchat for sharing on your Story or Spotlight, or they can be uploaded and shared elsewhere if you wish. Unlike TikTok, your edited videos will not be watermarked.

Snap describes Story Studio as a “fast and fun way for creators to create advanced, engaging vertical videos to share on Snapchat.” Features include precise cropping, dividing and timing tools, the ability to add layers and captions, “Snapchat Sounds” and smooth transitions.

If you need help getting started with Story Studio, Snap has a comprehensive FAQ page here that details device requirements, how to manage and create projects, the ins and outs of editing, previewing, and editing. sharing, plus everything you need to know about how sounds work. . It is worth a look.

A “first version” of Story Studio is now available in the Apple App Store for Snapchat users in the US, UK and Canada.

It is not yet known if the application will arrive on Android.

Written by Maggie Tillman. Originally published on .