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How to Get Pictures from Video

Watch more Photography Tips & Techniques videos: Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - Learn how to get pictures from video using these quick steps. Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - Howcast Video Games Channel - Howcast Tech Channel - Howcast Food Channel - Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. Step 1: Download a video software Download a free video still extractor program. For Windows users, VLC Media Player supports all video file types. For Mac users, imToo Video to Picture supports all video file types. Step 2: Install software Install the software that you have downloaded and save it in your program files. Step 3: Open video file Open the extractor program and then open the video file that contains the frame that you want a snapshot of. Step 4: Play the video Play the video until you locate the moment in the video that you want to capture and pause the video at that point. Step 5: Select SnapShot from Video menu Select the video from the main menu bar. Then select SnapShot from the drop-down menu. Mac users will use the capture function. Tip If you're using VLC Player, images will automatically be saved in your My Pictures folder. Step 6: Locate image Locate the file and rename it, or move it to another folder to keep track of it. If you're using a Mac, you will need to save from the capture screen, and you can name the file anything you want. Now turn all of your favorite video moments into photos! Did You Know? In 2002, _Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones_ became the first feature film entirely shot using digital technology.
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