Saving your animation as a video

Share your work in butter smooth high-resolution video

This tutorial shows screenshots from a previous version of Rotato, so they might look slightly different on your Mac. We will be posting an updated tutorial shortly!

Grab your high-quality movie and use it wherever you use video

TIP: Want faster rendering? Higher quality rendering? Click the Advanced button in the Render Movie dialog.

How to do it

  • Add at least one keyframe and adjust its duration
  • Click Render Movie in the toolbar
  • Click Export MOV in the bottom right corner or drag the movie thumbnail anywhere

Watch a video

Nice to know

Fast rendering By default, Rotato enables the highest quality. If you want a faster render time, and a slightly lower quality, go to Preferences and enable Fast Rendering

Nice to know

Choose your render size You can change your video's resolution. Click Render Movie.. then Advanced, and choose a resolution up to 4K.
For snapshots, you can change the default resolution in Preferences

Nice to know

Rendering just the video on the screen? Sometimes you just want a video running in a nice device frame. To do that, drag in your video, and add a single keyframe. Click Render. That's it. Rotato will adjust the rendered movie to match the dragged in video.