Can You Save a Frame of Video as a Picture on IPhone 4

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by gadgetfreaky, Jun 28, 2010.

  1. gadgetfreaky macrumors 65816

    Oct 28, 2007
    I've got my first video---but if I want to turn one of the frames into a picture and email it--is there a way to do that?
  2. xmtgx macrumors regular

    Jun 21, 2010
    Try hitting the home button and sleep awake button at the same time to see if it will take a screenshot of the video without bringing of the controls.
  3. Barbs macrumors 6502

    Oct 28, 2008
    Wirelessly posted (iPhone: Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; U; CPU iPhone OS 4_0 like Mac OS X; en-us) AppleWebKit/532.9 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/4.0.5 Mobile/8A293 Safari/6531.22.7)

    This works. Just hit pause on the video where you would like to create a picture. Then hit the power button and home button at the same time. Works great.
  4. gadgetfreaky thread starter macrumors 65816

    Oct 28, 2007
    yes but don't you lose the resolution on the picture?
  5. Gav2k macrumors G3


    Jul 24, 2009
    No it'll be at the resolution it was shot at it the first place

    Sorry blonde moment there. It'll be at the iPhones native res. You could take a frame and extract it to jpg in iMovie.
  6. gadgetfreaky thread starter macrumors 65816

    Oct 28, 2007
  7. picfromvid macrumors newbie

    Apr 20, 2013

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