Motion Stills

Motion Stills

Rank

6.4%

Score

3.7

Installs

~209900

Ratings

4 / day

By Research at Google Category Photography

Description & Details


Life is in motion, your memories should be more than still photographs.

Motion Stills is an app from Google Research that lets you capture short videos and transform them into beautiful cinemagraphs or sweeping cinematic pans using our advanced stabilization and rendering technology. Create looping GIFs or combine clips into movies that you can share with your friends! Use Motion Stills to:
• Capture a short 3s clip with a simple tap or condense up to a minute of video into an easy-to-watch clip using the Fast Forward mode.
• Share your Motion Stills as looping GIFs or videos directly with your friends.
• Create movies by combining clips with a simple swipe to the right.
• Browse your recorded clips in a stream, or flip through them one-by-one and watch them auto-play.

First Seen
2017-07-19
Last Seen
2017-12-05
Updated
2017-09-21
Ratings
2396
SOME Signals
157
Version
Varies with device
Size
Unknown
Android Version
5.1 and up
Content Rating
PEGI 3
Installs (Google)
100000 - 500000
APK Name
com.google.android.apps.motionstills

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    (5 months ago)

    Motion Stills was a previously iOS-exclusive app that allowed you to capture Live Photos which the app then stabilized and created loops out of. You could then share them as GIFs. It's no secret th...

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    (5 months ago)

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Latest Ratings


Yan 2
It's quite buggy on Pixel 2 XL. First be very careful with the deleting function (slide left). I didn't find any way to recover a video clip or a Motion Photo once it was deleted from within Motion Stills. Second, videos and Motion Photos that I downloaded from Google Photos don't show up in the gallery.
Albert 3
User interface is a bit clunky. It's hard to find photos that were taken ages ago (need to scroll all the way). Also, converting to gif is simple enough, but it can only be done in conjunction with sharing to another app, and not saving a copy only.
Sameer 4
Now the issue is with flash, thr app should provide flash for better capturing capabilities. Even when using front camera, the image is very dark even though there is sufficient light in the room( tested on 3 phones with different specs). #Only issue is with deleting the file. Tha app crashes at that time.
所以呢 1
Please update. This app can recognize my motion photos, but It will crash when I use it to edit or play my motion photos. the system is android oreo.pls handle with this problem.Thank you. And there is another little suggestion that I want to propose, the watermark is out of Google’s element. I just think that you could change it to keep pace with Google’s Style(such as the Google logo)
Steve 3
Nice and simple once you work out what the buttons do. Crashes quite a lot, could do with some guidance and needs to transition between light and shade rather better. Otherwise a good start and great to see regular updates!
Naz 3
I think the gif creator is great... But the option to change the length would be the clincher. Three seconds isn't enough. Also, the front camera comes out really dark.. in low lighting, it's almost black!
Will 2
I have issues using the app to make gifs out of motion stills captured in the stock camera app on my Pixel 2XL. It freezes up every time I try to send something taken from the camera app.
Satyam 3
It's fun to use, but there is lot of fixing require to be done. My screen was stuck like 50 times before getting a motion image for waves on beach..and there are many other little things like saving in video format, not working in phone (Moto G1). But Great App anyway
Bill 2
Why make this if you can't delete or store your photos? Basic stuff missing. Lots of crashing on Nexus 6p
Zaher 2
Great app. One issue I'm having is the app not being able to actually perform the loop back and forth feature ... When enabled the video stops in preview and if i try to export the operation stops midway and never continue. Please fix and update.
Bryan 2
Crashes on deletion, can't export gifs or videos because it gets stuck at 52% Edit: Delete crash fixed. Looping still freezes exports but without it, it works fine
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