Skip to content

App Cures Vertical Video Syndrome



We should all know by now if you’re shooting videos in portrait mode rather than landscape, you’re doing it wrong

Yet YouTube is still filled with videos flanked by black bars — something Horizon’s developer calls “the worst type of video a human being can lay eyes on.”

The $0.99 app, which hit the App Store Tuesday, eliminates that wasted black space. Videos shot with the app always appear in landscape mode, regardless of how the device is held. (However, it won’t fix vertical videos shot in other apps.)


Image: Evil Window Dog

Here’s how it works: Horizon uses your iOS device’s gyroscope to automatically level videos as you shoot. You can choose between a couple of different leveling modes, which change the size of the frame. If you want to pretend the floor is a wall, you can also shoot portrait-style and have it come out as a properly landscaped video Read more…

More about Ios, Tech, Apps Software, and Video Apps

Read more : App Cures Vertical Video Syndrome

Posted in Web.

Tagged with , , , , , , , , , , .

0 Responses

Stay in touch with the conversation, subscribe to the RSS feed for comments on this post.

Some HTML is OK

or, reply to this post via trackback.