How to Save a Live Photo as a Video

Instasize Team
July 2, 2024

How to Save a Live Photo as a Video

Alright, so you've got this awesome Live Photo and you want to turn it into a video. Good news: It's super easy. Let's break it down.

Why Save a Live Photo as a Video?

Live Photos capture a moment, but videos are easier to share. Plus, you can upload videos to more places.

Save a Live Photo as a Video on iPhone

Step-by-Step Instructions

Here's how you do it:

  1. Open the Photos app on your iPhone.

  2. Find and select the Live Photo you want to convert.

  3. Tap the Share button, which looks like a square with an arrow pointing up.

  4. Scroll down and tap Save as Video.

Boom. You’re done. Now you’ve got a video.

Using Third-Party Apps

You can also use apps like Instasize to save a Live Photo as a video and add some extra pizazz.

Why Use Instasize?

  • Image and Video Editing: Besides converting, you can resize, crop, and add filters.
  • Cloud Storage: Keep everything in one place.
  • Share: Easily send your new video to friends or social media.

Additional Tips

Edit Your Video

Use editing tools to trim, add music, or retouch your video.

Optimize for Sharing

Make sure the video isn’t too large for the platform where you’re posting.


Can I convert Live Photos to videos on Android?

No, Live Photos are an iOS feature.

Do I lose quality when I save a Live Photo as a video?

No, the quality remains the same.

Can I revert a video back to a Live Photo?

No, once converted, you can't revert.

How much storage do videos take compared to Live Photos?

Videos usually take up more storage space than Live Photos.

That’s pretty much it! Now you’re a pro at converting Live Photos to videos. Have fun exploring more features on Instasize to make your videos even more amazing.