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How to Record a Video Presentation from Your Smartphone using Canva in 3 Easy Steps

Updated: Aug 6

How to Record a Video Presentation from Your Smartphone in 3 Easy Steps

Recording a video presentation directly from your smartphone can be a quick and easy way to create engaging video content. With just a few taps, you can capture high-quality video without any extra equipment.

Step 1: Download and Open Canva

Canva is a free graphic design app that makes it simple to create professional-looking videos right from your phone. Download and open the Canva app on your iOS or Android device. Tap the "presentation" option to start a new video presentation.

Step 2: Set Up Your Recording

Locate Your screen recorder. Select the your record method.

Options for certain devices and desktop

Canva's video editor has everything you need to set up your shot. Tap the "Record" button and you'll see options to switch between your front and rear cameras. You can also enable options like a countdown timer. Position your smartphone where you want to record from and make sure you're fully in frame. Use the guides on the screen to center yourself.

Step 3: Start Recording!

Once you're ready, tap the record button again and start presenting! Speak clearly and move naturally. If you make a mistake, just tap pause and pick up where you left off. Once you are doing go into your video editor. Edit and trip your video then share it to YouTube or any video platform of your choice.

If you are using your laptop doing the following:

When you're done, hit stop and Canva will save your video.

From there you can preview your video, add music or graphics, and export it right to your camera roll. With just those simple steps, you've recorded a professional video presentation on your phone!

Watch these video for the walkthrough

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