How to make a picture in picture video online
Make picture in picture videos
Add images or videos on top of other videos in a few clicks. Our online video editor enables you to create picture in picture and split-screen effects by stacking as many images or videos you want and position them however you like. Our powerful editing tools enable you to crop, rotate or resize any of the clips you are using allowing you to focus on the right subject easily and without other useless interface complications getting in the way.
Add videos on top of videos
Play two videos or more at the same time to better explain a topic. Just drag and drop a video on top of another on the video canvas or timeline and resize and position it however you like to get the desired picture in picture effect.
Add images on top of videos
Add as many images as you want on top of a video to better convey an idea. Just as with videos you can drag an image on top of a main video to explain a topic or get your point across. The same editing features are available allowing you to resize, position and crop it however you like.
Create split screen videos
Play two videos side by side at the same to easily compare between the two. Just drag one on the left and the other one on the right side of the screen, use the crop feature to resize the videos so they can fit and thanks to our Snap lines you can easily position the videos so they perfectly splitting the screen in 2.
Overlay video on a picture
In case you want to play a video on top of an image that is possible too. All the steps above are work exactly the same.
How to make a picture in picture effect online:
Click the Get Started button above and add the videos and images to your Flixier library. You can either drag them from your computer, bring them over from cloud storage or simply paste a YouTube link to import clips.
Now simply drag and drop a video or an image on the timeline. Next drag another video or image on top of the one you added first in the timeline. Resize and position the top clop by dragging from it’s corners to make it fit your needs. You can keep doing this with as many videos as you want.
Once you're done making a picture in a picture video, click on Export. Here you can give your video a name and description and choose whether you want it to be published directly to YouTube or social media. After you click on Export Video your video will be rendered and ready for download in 3 minutes or less.
Why use Flixier to make a picture-in-picture video online:
Make your videos more engaging
With a picture in picture video you can keep your viewers engaged and make your videos more interesting to watch.
Get your point across easier
By overlaying an image on top of a video your video becomes easier to understand as people can see what it is you are talking about.
Resize and Position clips
With Flixier it’s easy to just resize a clip and move it around on the canvas just by dragging and dropping. Thanks to our snapping lines you will be able to easily position everything beautifully aligned with other video components or the video canvas without having to fuss around.
Cut, Trim, Crop and Delete
If you need to further adjust videos our powerful timeline will let you change their length and remove unwanted parts.
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Frequently asked questions.
Frequently Asked Questions
How do you do Picture in Picture video?
You can create a picture in picture effect by adding a video or an image on top of another within a video editing tool that supports the feature. With Flixier it’s easy to just drag and drop clips on top of another and use the click and drag tools to resize and position them however you like in your video.
How do I make a split screen picture?
To make a split screen video you need to position two videos one next to the other in a video editing tool like Flixier which has this functionality. Next make sure that the videos are sized the way you want and you can even add a line to separate them.
How to add a frame to a Picture in Picture video?
To add a frame to your PiP video just add a rectangle shape under the video and make it a bit larger than the video itself, this will add the illusion of a frame. If you want to change its colour just change the colour of the rectangle in a tool like Flixier.