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SnapMotion : Easily extract images from video

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SnapMotion is an application which allows you to extract images from videos in a quick and simple way. Extracted images are in the best possible quality and can be resized before being saved.

With SnapMotion, you can manually extract an image from any point in a video, or, they can be extracted automatically every at intervals you define.

Moreover, SnapMotion includes now a batch processing window. You can extract images from multiple files and then export them with a watermark and a custom output name.

The application can play and extract from all videos which can be opened in Quicktime
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News :
- Retina support
- possibility to import and export snap settings
- edit panel
- Batch processing window
- watermark tool
- custom output name

What's New in Version 2.3

- Retina bug fixes
- Batch processing window
- watermark tool
- custom output name


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Customer Reviews

SnapMotion does its job

Overcomes the problem that Quicktime7 exports .pct, which can’t be opened by Photoshop any more. Does take a little time to load source videos, but is simple to use, and the batch processing works great. You can select a bunch of pictures from a bunch of different videos and grab them all at once. Capturing can be automatic (every so many seconds/frames) or manually. Files are numbered by time - either seconds or HH:MM:SS:MS. You can set output file as .jpeg or .png and they come out in the video’s native resolution. Nice extras are that you can add a watermark and save settings for re-use later. Big problem solver.

Great app for the money

Very pleased, does everything I expected plus a lot more. Very nice to be able to just set the controls to take pictures every second, Every three seconds, or what ever amount of time you want to program it for all the way down to .1 second. I am in event videographer and this makes A nice optional add-on once you have the edited master. The only negative thing that I would have to say is the help menu leaves a lot to be desired. But if you play around with it for a while you should be able to figure out most things.


Does what it does, and does it well. Is the only app I found that allows easy stepping backwards through movies by frame. (Many allow stepping forwards by frame.) The interface collects your stills and then let's you export them as a group, works well. I tried QT 7 Pro, QT X, VLC, MPEG Streamclip — all good, but none as good as SnapMotion for quickly extracting stills from video.

I have run it on MP4 files up to 1.3 GB with no problems at all.

If you need to extract high-quality stills from video, and you need frame-by-frame control, get it.

SnapMotion : Easily extract images from video
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  • $3.99
  • Category: Video
  • Updated:
  • Version: 2.3
  • Size: 3.4 MB
  • Language: English
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Compatibility: OS X 10.7 or later, 64-bit processor

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