How to Make a Split Screen Video

By Mar 09,2017 16:06 pm

The split screen is showing several video streams simultaneously. It has become a popular technique in videos of different types. You can apply this technique when creating fast paced promotional videos, comparison videos or even to make it look as if you are having a conversation with yourself!

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You think it's difficult to make a split screen video? Well, video editing tool such as Wondershare Filmora (originally Wondershare Video Editor) offers the option to create split screen video. With it, you can easily and quickly make a split screen video in merely minutes. Now check out the detailed guide below and learn how to make a split screen video.

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How to Make a Split Screen Video

1 Import the media files

Open Filmora, click "Import" to add your media files to the "User's Album". Or directly drag and drop your media to the program.

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2 Choose a split screen preset

Click the "Split Screen" button above the timeline. Then you can browse and preview different kinds of split screen frame in the library. Choose your favorite one and drag and drop it onto the timeline. Alternatively, right click on the preset and choose "Apply" to add it to the timeline.

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3 Add videos to the preset

Double click the preset on the timeline. Then put your videos to each "Drop Zone" to make a split screen video. Here you can drag the slider below the box to adjust the timing. You can also tick the "Apply border" option and choose the border color to further customize your split screen video.

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4 Save the split screen video

Filmora provides various options for you to save the split screen video. After finishing the project, hit "Create" and save the split video to different formats, upload to YouTube or burn to DVD.

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Only one video has sound, the others in the split screen dont. How do I make both play?
Is there any way to alter/control the zoom in split screen?
How do you add split screen after you edit your timeline clip?
just drag the the content in the timeline
Is there any way to extend the time of a split screen? 5 seconds really isn't much.
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