How to Edit Live Photos in iOS 11 on iPhone/iPad

Summary

Want to edit live photos in iOS 11 on iPhone/iPad but don’t know how? Read on this guide to see how to edit live photos on iPhone 7/8/X and iPad with a number of new filters and efforts.

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Sep. 20, 2017

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Live Photos is an improved iOS camera feature that was introduced with iPhone 6s along with a 3D Touch-enabled display. It brings our photos to life by turning normal photos into short videos clip of a few seconds, complete with sound and motion. In iOS 11, Live Photos feature is becoming even more powerful with plenty of new efforts and various editing tools. And here in this article, we will lead you to edit live photos by using those wonderful tools to make your live photos look more expressive and creative.

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How to Apply Efforts to Live Photos in iOS 11 on iPhone/iPad

IStep 1. Open Photos app on your iPhone/iPad > Tap Albums and choose Live Photos album.

Step 2. Select the live photos you want to edit and swipe up the photo, then you will have 4 options: Live, Loop, Bounce, Long Exposure, choose the one you prefer > Tap Edit button on the upper right corner.

How to Apply Efforts to Live Photos in iOS 11 on iPhone/iPad

How to Apply Efforts to Live Photos in iOS 11 on iPhone/iPad

How to Edit Live Photos by Using Markup Tool in iOS 11 on iPhone/iPad

Step 1. Go to Photos app > Choose Albums, tap Live Photos Select the one you would like to edit and tap Edit.

Step 2. Tap on the three tiny dots placed in Circle > Choose Markup, a popup will appears and tap OK > Start to edit > Tap Done on the upper right corner to save your edited photos.

How to Edit Live Photos by Using Markup Tool in iOS 11 on iPhone/iPad

How to Edit Live Photos by Using Markup Tool in iOS 11 on iPhone/iPad

How to Trim Live Photos in iOS 11 on iPhone/iPad

Step 1. Go to Photos app > Choose Albums, tap Live Photos Select the one you would like to edit and tap Edit.

Step 2. Slide the live photos to select the start and end photo.

How to Make Key Live Photo in iOS 11 on iPhone/iPad

Step 1. Go to Photos > Tap Live Photos album > Choose the live photos you would like to edit and tap Edit.

Step 2. Slide the left and right handles to view and select the one you prefer > Tap the photo and you will see a tooltip shows you Make Key Photo, tap it > Tap Done.

How to Make Key Live Photo in iOS 11 on iPhone/iPad

How to Make Key Live Photo in iOS 11 on iPhone/iPad

How to Revert Live Photos to Original in iOS 11 on iPhone/iPad

Step 1. Go to Photos > Tap Live Photos album > Select the photos you want to revert and tap Edit.

Step 2. Tap Revert on the bottom right corner and tap on Revert to Original to confirm.

How to Revert Live Photos to Original in iOS 11 on iPhone/iPad

How to Revert Live Photos to Original in iOS 11 on iPhone/iPad

How to Turn off Live Photos Sound in iOS 11 on iPhone/iPad

Step 1. Open Photos > Tap Albums and choose the Live Photos album.

Step 2. Choose your live photos > Tap on the sound button to mute/unmute sound.

How to Turn off Live Photos Sound in iOS 11 on iPhone/iPad

How to Turn off Live Photos Sound in iOS 11 on iPhone/iPad

The Bottom Line

That’s all about how to edit live photos on iPhone 7/8/X and iPad in iOS 11. Hope you found above tips are useful. If you have any trouble on editing live photos in iOS 11, feel free to contact us via email or leave your comment below, we will go through your problem and help you out soon.

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